UK General Election

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October 30, 2019

Tech policy and deals outside of Westminster

While Westminster once more turns to the government’s Brexit deal, there have been interesting deals and dealings in technology this past week. US private equity company Thoma Bravo acquired Oxfordshire-based cybersecurity firm Sophos for £3.1 billion. This acquisition can be interpreted as both and bad news for UK businesses. The ability to create a strong … Read more Tech policy and deals outside of Westminster

The more things change, the more they appear to stay the same

The Queen opened parliament earlier, the first time in two years, but perhaps not the last this year with the very real prospect of a general election in the coming months. Some at Westminster have suggested this was as much manifesto launch than legislative agenda, and its easy to see why. The 26 Bills outlined … Read more The more things change, the more they appear to stay the same

How to be an advocate this Black History Month…

Black History Month is upon us and with that comes a multitude of initiatives and events to immerse yourself in throughout October. From now until the 31st October we’ll be sharing ways in which you can celebrate the important people and events in the UK’s African and Caribbean history alongside commentary from our very own … Read more How to be an advocate this Black History Month…

The commitment has been made – but we need more to add fibre to our diet

The Government is in determined election mode, only with no election to fight, for now. While the Prime Minister and his senior colleagues make their appearance at the nation’s hospitals, it is in areas like infrastructure and technology that are also receiving the attention of Ministers. The recent announcement that the Government is planning to … Read more The commitment has been made – but we need more to add fibre to our diet

The Conservative Party Conference: Has progress been made on “Getting Brexit Done”?

The political party conference season is one of the big set piece events of the political year. Behind security checks and surrounded by people who largely share your way of thinking (with only the nation’s entire lobby press pack watching) it is a chance to speak plainly and deal with the issues that matter. So, … Read more The Conservative Party Conference: Has progress been made on “Getting Brexit Done”?

News: H+K partners with Happy Finish to launch REALITY+

3 October, LONDON – Announced this morning at Hill+Knowlton Strategies’ (H+K) annual symposium Creativity+Opportunity, H+K has partnered with production company, Happy Finish to launch REALITY+TM. REALITY+TM will provide bespoke Extended Reality (XR) solutions – including virtual reality, augmented reality and 360° video production – coupled with world-class communications and behavioural science expertise. Recognising that brands … Read more News: H+K partners with Happy Finish to launch REALITY+