Tom Brady is the Director of a well-known local firm of Business Consultants, The Right Impression, who have an impressive portfolio of both independent and corporate clientele. Tom has agreed to write a topical article for us each month. If you have any business questions you would like Tom to address in the next edition, please send an email to our Editor Frances Andrew and Tom will do his best to respond.
Chris Grayling, the Transport Secretary, started a row with the rail unions by saying he would stop the rail industry basing increases, including staff pay rises, on inflation linked to the Retail Price Index (RPI) and set next year’s rail… Continue reading
The summer season is the silly season. It has been a strange period at lots of different levels.
Heatwave. The statisticians tell us that we haven’t had a warm spell like this 1976. The weather here as hot as it… Continue reading
We have the results of the local Trafford Council elections; the residents of Trafford have spoken through the ballot box. Labour has emerged as the largest party in Trafford with 30 seats to the Conservatives 29; the Liberal Democrats have… Continue reading
The continuing adventures of President Donald Trump.
There is no doubt about it, President Trump provides us all with great entertainment. There is nothing grey or boring about Donald. At the rate people are leaving the Whitehouse staff he will… Continue reading
We live in uncertain times. The Uk has submitted it’s notice and are scheduled to leave the European Union on Friday 29 March, 2019, and that is closer that we think. Brexit negotiations continue to roll along very slowly with… Continue reading
A long-standing staple of British conversation has been the weather. ‘Hasn’t it been cold?’ ‘We haven’t had much of a summer’ is the gist of how it goes.
But this year there have meteorological catastrophes on a global scale that… Continue reading
In Altrincham, there has been a notable change in social and recreational activity in recent years, and it is a change for the better.
Altrincham residents associate the deterioration of the town with the opening of the Trafford Centre in… Continue reading
The result of the general election surprised us all, especially Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn.
According to the press, it looks like Jeremy Corbyn won the general election, although he didn’t. Labour came second but did much better that expected,… Continue reading
Our politicians have been having quite a time of it this past year. First we had the Brexit vote, which produced an unexpected ‘Leave Europe’ result that took everyone by surprise, including many of those who voted for it.
David… Continue reading
Not many were sad to see the final closure of the old Altrincham General hospital. It began life in Altrincham in 1853 as Lloyd’s Fever Hospital, has delivered an exemplary service to the citizens of Altrincham during its lifetime and… Continue reading