Anti cuts protest march has 250,000  in London.   That’s the headline in the news. I remember both joining and leading protests of various forms in the past. For this subject, at this time however, I’m confused.  My question is: What’s the alternative? Is it better to get private sector thinking into public sector services?  Certainly there are salaries well […]

The Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce Hereford Expo was a real success yesterday held at the Point 4 in Hereford.  the naked creative has supported the expo over recent years – in it’s first year we sponsored “the naked cafe” as a breakfast and lunch networking area. This year I was joined as President in opening the event by […]

We had a terrific session of the Hereford City Forum last night bringing businesses from across the city together with members of Herefordshire Council. I’ve chaired the Forum for around 18 months now and it did seem like groundhog day when discussing pay on exit parking and signage around the city but at least we have coach parking provision for […]

Last weekend I had the honour of joint hosting the Captains of Industry Dinner with The Right Worshipful Mayor of Hereford, Anna Toon. The Town Hall is a splendid building and some would argue under-used. From a reception in the Mayors parlour through to dinner in the City Council Chamber the whole evening was a delight. There were a number […]