Published on 7th May 2020, 10:05am
By Eva Malpass in category News
Earliest Courier Service Did you know that the Ancient Egyptians created a courier service in 2000 BC? The letters would be sent in a box down the river Nile escorted by a guard. It is rumoured that the earliest form of post can even pre date this in as early as 521BC by Cyrus the Great in...
Published on 16th April 2020, 11:04am
By Eva Malpass in category News
On leaving 2019, high street sales fell and the outlook was bleak. The Office for National Statistics noted retail sales dropped as household spending in high street shops plunged by 0.6%, compared to the previous month. Alarm over decreasing high street spending at the end of last year came from...
Published on 3rd April 2020, 1:04pm
By Eva Malpass in category News
During this unusual period of upheaval, we all recognise the struggle adapting to the changes in our social and professional lives. Fostering a positive disposition whilst self-isolating can be difficult alongside the saddening news across the globe, so here are some exceptional acts of human...
Published on 31st March 2020, 10:03am
By Eva Malpass in category News
As supermarket shelves across the country were emptied and tighter restrictions applied to social interaction, many more people have turned to online shopping to minimise face-to-face contact. After many weeks in lockdown and restrictions beginning to change, staying home and staying safe is still...
Published on 28th January 2020, 5:01pm
By Jo Lomax in category News
The Aquinoe Learning Centre was founded in 1998 providing an inclusive education for children in and around Kitale, Kenya. Pupil numbers vary from 120-200, many from very poor families. Over 20 of the pupils have physical, sensory or learning disabilities. The Aquinoe Learning Centre Charitable...