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Family Businesses: the backbone of the British Economy

I was pleased to be invited to the Institute for Family Business (IFB) Annual Conference last week at the House of Commons, to celebrate the contribution that family businesses in the UK make to the whole economy. Often family businesses are thought of as corner shops, or bakers, or perhaps…

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Celebrating a decade of commitment to SWHI

Later this week board members and other supporters of South West Housing Initiative will be coming together to mark the contribution of Martin Willey to its work over the last ten years. He was not alone in understanding the important link between sustained investment in housing which is affordable and…

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