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19/08/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Guidance Stronger

‘Recovery Ready’ online hub for small businesses

The FSB has launched a new online resource for small businesses The resource is a ‘Recovery Ready’ hub which highlights the following support: Moving on from COVID-19, how to make new business contacts, managing your cash flow and being ready for the unexpected. The Hub contains free downloads. To…

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21/12/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Grants Stronger Uncategorised

#BUSINESSBOOSTER – Calling on the Government to support retail, hospitality and leisure businesses

21 December 2021 – angel.london is officially supporting a national campaign being led by Croydon BID calling on the Govt. to provide financial support to retail, hospitality and leisure businesses which are facing a significant loss of trade as a result…

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19/07/2019 in angel.london Business Cleaner Environment Transport Uncategorised

Advance Notice: Closure of Chapel Market – Monday 5 August

To facilitate resurfacing works and repainting of market stall pitches, Chapel Market (from the junction of Liverpool Road to Penton Street) will be closed to all vehicles on Monday 5 August. The road closure will be in place from 07.00hrs…

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21/04/2022 in angel.london Business Entertainment Food & Drink Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

All the new businesses in the Angel

From bars, restaurants and coffee shops to art galleries and independent retailers, the Angel town centre is alive with new businesses that have opened in recent months. Check out all the new venues by clicking on the link below: https://mailchi.mp/16c518358e86/latest-news-from-angellondon-4883825

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25/10/2021 in angel.london Business Uncategorised

Angel BID Renewal 2022-27 – Declaration of Result

21 October 2021 Civica Election Services (formerly Electoral Reform Services), the independent body appointed by Islington Council to administer the ballot for the renewal of the Angel Business Improvement District, has confirmed the results of the ballot for the renewal of the Angel Business Improvement District for a…

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07/04/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Cleaner energy Environment Guidance Uncategorised

Angel Business Climate Challenge

Do you want to reduce your business property’s energy consumption and save money? angel.london is bidding to be an official Partner with the Greater London Auhtority to deliver the Angel Business Climate Challenge programme for the benefit of our BID…

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09/03/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Cleaner Council COVID-19 COVID-19 Events Grants Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

Angel Business News – March 2022

To read a monthly round-up of the latest business news from the Angel including grant deadlines and opportunities, and marketing initiatives please click on the link below: http://mailchi.mp/069ee5d0d3a0/latest-news-from-angellondon-march-2022

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29/07/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Entertainment Events Food & Drink Music Stronger Theatre

Angel Loves Summer events programme 2022 is live!

This year angel.london is loving summer. To celebrate, we’re hosting a programme of amazing FREE activities and events throughout August exclusively for those who work in the Angel. It’s our way of saying thank you for being part of the area. From cocktail…

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20/05/2022 in angel.london Business Stronger

angel.london welcomes a new Chair of the Board

We are pleased to announce that Matthew Crawford has become the new Chair of angel.london. Matthew is known to many in the Angel business community as the owner of After Noah on Upper Street and has been on the Board of angel.london for a number of years. Matthew…

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26/11/2021 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

angel.london welcomes new Chief Executive

We are pleased to welcome Ben Stephenson as the new Chief Executive of angel.london.  Ben brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise, having been a previous Chief Executive of Waterloo BID. Ben also runs his own economic development consultancy that specialises…

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13/07/2018 in angel.london Business Entertainment Events Shopping Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Angel Central. Summer events on the lawn!

Our friends at Angel Central are all ready for the summer holidays with its lawn in place complete with super-duper branded deckchairs!  The lawn will also be the location for a whole range of performers over the summer holiday period…

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09/11/2018 in angel.london Brighter Business Entertainment Events Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Angel Day (inc. Christmas lights switch-on): Saturday 17 November!

The Angel is set to sparkle on Saturday 17th November as our annual Angel Day will be taking place. A range of music and entertainment  will be taking place throughout the afternoon around the Angel including Angel Central, Upper Street,…

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24/09/2018 in angel.london Brighter Business Stronger Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Directing the way with new signage outside Angel tube station

At angel.london we’re always looking for ways to support our businesses and one thing we want to ensure is that visitors to the Angel get to where they want to go. To assist this, we have added directional signage to…

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02/07/2019 in angel.london Brighter Business Business Design Centre Events Stronger Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Floral Art & Design Show set to make the Angel bloom this August

The National Association of Flower Arranging Societies (NAFAS) is bringing its huge annual Floral Art & Design Show to the Business Design Centre this summer. Running from the 8– 10 August (with a preview evening on 7 August), the show will…

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09/04/2018 in Brighter Business Food & Drink Shopping Stronger Theatre Transport Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Free copies of ‘This is Angel’ Guide still available

Do you have customers to your business who don’t know all the delights of Angel?  Well, to help you help them, there are still FREE copies of the ‘This is Angel’ pocket sized guide available for businesses. The handy guide,…

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16/05/2018 in angel.london Brighter Business Entertainment Stronger Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Shows and performances across Angel in June 2018

With summer now just around the corner our arts and cultural venues will be hosting a wide range of shows bringing visitors to Angel throughout June.  Check out what’s coming up next month:   OLD RED LION THEATRE – www.oldredliontheatre.co.uk/theatre.html Until…

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20/08/2019 in angel.london Brighter Business Environment Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Adding extra colour to City Road

As part of our (never ending) mission to brighten up all parts of the Angel, earlier this summer we were delighted to increase the number of floral decorations in the BID area last month. The latest addition came with the…

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28/01/2020 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Entertainment Events Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Shows and events in the Angel in the coming month

The next month brings an abundance of shows, events and performances to the Angel.  Below is just a selection of what’s on offer over the coming month, including ‘Sampled’ the dance taster festival at Sadler’s Wells.   Business Design Centre…

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16/12/2021 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre COVID-19 COVID-19 Safer

Business Design Centre to re-open as a mass vaccination centre from Saturday 18 December

UCLH NHS Foundation Trust has once again formed a partnership with the Business Design Centre to reopen a large-scale COVID-19 vaccination centre on site from 10am on Saturday 18 December. Booked appointments and walk-ins will be available. This is to support the government’s…

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09/09/2020 in Business Business Design Centre COVID-19 Events Stronger

BUSINESS DESIGN CENTRE UPDATE

9 Sept 2020 – A positive sign for the Angel economy is that the Business Design Centre will be hosting its first conferences and events since lockdown from next month.   The Business Design Centre gets back to its conference…

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17/12/2021 in angel.london Business Cleaner Council Recycling Uncategorised

Business waste and collection and recycling – Christmas and New Year schedules

The collection and recycling services provided by angel.london will continue over the festive period. Our team will be working on the 24th, 29th, 30th and 31st December. The team will continue to undertake their bespoke collection services and will deliver bags and stickers (requests MUST be made…

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04/08/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Uncategorised

Changes to Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from 1 August

From the 1st August, employers are now required to make a 20% contribution towards the hours their staff do not work if they are part of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). Employers will continue to pay employer National Insurance Contributions and…

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26/08/2020 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

Changes to Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme in September and October

25 Aug 2020 – Updates on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Changes from 1‌‌‌ ‌September For September, the government will pay 70% of wages up to a cap of £2,187.50 for the hours an employee is on furlough. Employers will pay…

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08/08/2022 in Access angel.london Business Council Environment Safer Stronger Transport

Charlton Place and Camden Passage Traffic Consultation

As part of their commitment to make Islington a cleaner, greener and healthier place for all, Islington Council is proposing to implement amendments to vehicle access and environmental changes to Charlton Place and Camden Passage. Details of the proposals can be seen HERE. Businesses, residents and…

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03/11/2021 in angel.london Brighter Business Christmas Events Stronger Uncategorised

Christmas lights switch-on in the Angel 2021

02 November We are delighted to confirm that the Angel will once again ‘Glow’ for the festive season. The switching-on of the Christmas lights around the Angel will take place on Thursday 18 November. ANGEL CENTRAL The newly refurbished Angel Central will be hosting a switch-on ceremony with Santa…

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23/11/2018 in angel.london Business Cleaner Environment Uncategorised

CLEANER – Cleaner Heat Cashback Scheme for Small Businesses

If you’re a small business in London and have an older, inefficient heating system you may be eligible for 30 to 40 per cent cashback when you replace it with a new, cleaner system. What are the benefits? 30 to…

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22/11/2019 in angel.london Business Christmas Cleaner Transport Uncategorised

CLEANER – Cut personal deliveries to your office this Christmas

Did you know that almost 40% of all deliveries to offices in London are now personal items? And this can reach a staggering 65% in the run up to Christmas. Every individual delivery adds to traffic congestion and pollution in London….

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21/12/2018 in angel.london Business Cleaner Uncategorised

CLEANER – Free Christmas tree recycling collection service for BID levy payers

We are pleased to confirm that we will be offering a FREE Christmas tree recycling collection service for BID levy payers in the early new year. To take advantage of our FREE collection service (Islington Council normally charges £20) please…

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23/09/2019 in Architecture Brighter Business Cleaner Environment Stronger Uncategorised

CLEANER – Solar panels group buying scheme for businesses

Solar Together London, a group buying scheme for solar panels organised by the GLA, is open to businesses and third sector organisations looking at installations of up to 10kW in size. You can register your interest for free by 22 October, after which…

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22/08/2019 in angel.london Awards Business Cleaner Environment Uncategorised

CLEANER: Enter the Camden & Islington Sustainability Awards 2019

Don’t miss this opportunity to promote your sustainability achievements and help to inspire and encourage other organisations. The Camden & Islington Sustainability Awards are open to all organisations across both boroughs. There are eight categories to celebrate award winners from…

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06/09/2022 in Business energy Grants Guidance Stronger

Cost of Doing Business – Practical advice hub

We are very aware of the ‘cost of business’ pressures currently faced by our members.  One of out strategic partners, the London Business Hub, has developed a ‘Cost of Doing Business Hub‘, bringing together practical resources and support to help businesses adapt and navigate the…

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11/10/2021 in Business Business Design Centre Christmas Entertainment Events Food & Drink Shopping

Country Living Christmas Fair – 10-14 November

After a year’s hiatus, one of the Business Design Centre’s most popular public events – the Country Living Christmas Fair – is back next month. Running from the 10th to 14th November, the bespoke event will feature over 450 small businesses offering everything from stocking fillers to festive hampers….

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25/03/2020 in angel.london Business Uncategorised

COVID-19 – Applications open for Small Business Grant and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant as at 25.03.20

25 March 2020 Islington Council has opened applications for the Small Business Grant Fund and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund. If you think you are eligible for the scheme, you need to download, complete and return this form: 20200325ApplicationfortheSmallBusinessGrantFundandtheRetailHospitalityandLeisureGrant0041…

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11/09/2020 in Business COVID-19 Guidance Uncategorised

COVID-19 – New measures from Monday 14 Sept. including mandatory rules for businesses

11 September – On Wednesday 9 September, The Prime Minister announced new measures in England to help stop the spread of Coronavirus. Unless where stated, the new measures will come into force from Monday 14 September.   The new ‘Rule…

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11/08/2020 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

COVID-19: Arts Council Cultural Recovery Fund

11 Aug – Applications for the Cultural Recovery Fund, administered by the Arts Council, are now being accepted. The fund will award grants of between £50,000 and £1 million to cultural organisations that were financially stable before COVID-19, but are now…

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01/06/2020 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

COVID-19: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme extension and ‘flexible furloughing’

1 June Last Friday, 29 May, the Chancellor announced details of the extension and terms of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) for businesses. Tapered furlough support from 1 August From August 2020, the level of government grant provided through…

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18/05/2020 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

COVID-19: Holiday entitlement and pay during coronavirus

18 May 2020 Last Wednesday, 13 May, the Government published guidance in relation to holiday entitlement and pay for employers whose staff have been placed on furlough as part of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, or continue to work. The…

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03/08/2020 in Business COVID-19 Stronger Uncategorised

COVID-19: Mayor of London launches ‘Back to Business Fund’

03 Aug – The Mayor’s £1m Back to Business Fund will offer up to £5,000 in match funding to small and independent businesses through the Pay It Forward London crowdfunding platform. Pay It Forward London enables businesses to raise vital funds…

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26/08/2020 in Business COVID-19 Grants Uncategorised

COVID-19: New grant funding opportunity for London SMEs to access specialist support

26 Aug 2020 – The Government has confirmed plans to provide the London Growth Hub with £1.6m from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to launch a new SME Grant Fund. Eligible SMEs will have access to grants between £1,000 –…

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02/06/2020 in Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

COVID-19: Test & Trace – Workplace Guidance as at 02 June

02 June 2020 The Government has published guidance for employers and businesses on the implementation of the NHS Test & Trace service. The document contains details regarding the responsibilities of employers in relation to this measure including the payment of…

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26/05/2020 in Business COVID-19 Safer Shopping Uncategorised

COVID-19: Updated guidance for shops on working safely during COVID-19.

26 May 2020 Yesterday, Monday 25 May, the Prime Minister announced that the Govt intended to allow ‘non-essential’ shops in England to re-open from Monday 15 June. The re-opening is subject to the Govt’s ‘Road Map’ conditions being met and…

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26/05/2021 in Business Council COVID-19 Grants Uncategorised

Cultural and Evening Economy Support Fund

Islington Council has today (25 May) launched a new grant fund for organisations and businesses in the cultural and evening economy sectors.   The new Cultural and Evening Economy Support Fund covers independent venues that offer theatre, cabaret, comedy, dance and live music that have been…

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11/06/2020 in Business COVID-19 Stronger Uncategorised

Discretionary Grants Fund – Islington Council announces scheme details

10 June 2020 Islington Council has announced that the application process for businesses wishing to apply for a grant under the ‘Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund’ will open from w/c 15 June. The council has been awarded £2.8 million by…

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09/12/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Guidance Safer

England moves to Plan B measures in response to Omicron variant

09 November 2021 Yesterday, Wednesday 8 December, the Prime Minister confirmed that England will move to Plan B following the rapid spread of the Omicron variant in the UK. From tomorrow, Friday 10 December, face coverings will become compulsory in most public indoor venues, such…

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29/06/2020 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

Enhanced Guidance and Risk Assessments for Hospitality Businesses to become COVID-19 Secure

29 June 2020 – Last week the Prime Minister announced that the Govt intended to allow hospitality businesses in England to re-open from Saturday 4 July. In line with last week’s announcement, the Govt published guidance for hospitality businesses to ensure…

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11/05/2021 in angel.london Business Cleaner Council COVID-19 COVID-19 Recycling

Ensure your business is COVID-19 Secure

It is vital for businesses to ensure that they are COVID-19 Secure and adhering to the rules around NHS Test & Trace, service procedures and social distancing etc.  Hospitality venues check-in Since 29 March, every visitor to a hospitality venue is required to check-in…

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09/04/2021 in angel.london Business Cleaner Council COVID-19 Guidance

Free ‘Welcome Back’ Pack from Islington Council

Islington Council is offering all customer facing businesses a free ‘Welcome Back’ pack. The Welcome Back pack includes social distancing posters for display in your window, bright floor stickers to help you manage queuing and one way systems and additional guidance and advice that will…

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08/07/2022 in angel.london Business Guidance Safer Training

Free fire safety checks for Angel businesses

07 July 2022 – As businesses recover from the pandemic, one of the very worst things that could happen is to have a fire or emergency in your premises that puts you, your workers and customers lives in danger or stops you…

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11/10/2021 in Business Council Grants Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

Free pilot for businesses – Near St & Islington Council

Islington Council has partnered with NearSt to increase footfall and sales by getting local businesses’ products into Google and seen by the thousands of potential customers that live nearby. People increasingly search for products online and this will help them buy locally….

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08/04/2021 in angel.london Brighter Business COVID-19 Entertainment Food & Drink Uncategorised

Get set for alfresco dining in the Angel!

Alfresco dining in the Angel is set to return from the 12 April and we’ve had reports that venues are booking up quickly for the opening weeks. So if you’re looking to book an outdoor business meeting, catch up with…

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18/08/2021 in Business Shopping Stronger

Get your businesses listed for free on My Virtual Neighbourhood

My Virtual Neighbourhood is a growing online directory of businesses in town centres across London.  Focusing on independent businesses and covering retail, hospitality and leisure and health & wellbeing, My Virtual Neighbourhood was set up during the pandemic to support local traders and continues to do…

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22/12/2021 in angel.london Business Council COVID-19 COVID-19 Grants Stronger Uncategorised

Government announces £1billion in support for businesses most impacted by Omicron

21 December – The Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced a range of grant support for businesses most impacted by the effects of Omicron. The schemes announced are: Businesses in the hospitality and leisure sectors in England will be eligible for…

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08/08/2022 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Grants Stronger Uncategorised

Help to Grow: Digital – Eligibility for funding widened

Help to Grow: Digital, one of the government’s schemes to support businesses post-pandemic, has been expanded to include discounts on new types of software and smaller businesses. Small and medium-sized businesses across the UK can now apply for a discount of 50% off…

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06/04/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Grants Stronger

Islington Council confirms ‘Restart Grant’ payment procedures

Islington Council has confirmed its procedures for making ‘Restart Grant‘ payments to eligible businesses.   If you applied and were eligible for the previous Local Restrictions Support Grant you will automatically receive a Restart Grant and you should receive this payment by…

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29/03/2021 in angel.london Business Council COVID-19 Grants Stronger

Islington Council to open LRSG ‘Restart Grant’ Scheme in April

The LRSG Restart Grant scheme announced in the spring Budget will support businesses in reopening safely as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Grants will be available from early April 2021. Eligible businesses in the non-essential retail sector may be entitled to a one-off cash…

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31/03/2022 in angel.london Business Uncategorised

Job opportunities at angel.london

Having recently secured a successful renewal ballot, angel.london is now entering our fourth term running until March 2027. We are looking to recruit two individuals to the positions of Place Manager and Business Crime Officer to help strengthen our team…

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30/11/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Safer Uncategorised

Mandatory face-coverings in retail and other settings – downloadable poster

From today (Tuesday 30 November) wearing a face covering is once again mandatory in shops and other indoor settings including banks, hairdressers, nail salons and takeaways (see full list HERE) as well as on public transport unless individuals are exempt from wearing one. To support businesses in ensuring that…

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08/07/2021 in angel.london Business Safer

New Business Crime Officer

As the Angel continues to get busier, we are pleased to support our front-facing businesses by increasing the strength of our Business Crime Officer (BCO) Team.  Our existing BCO Gerry has recently been joined by Camilla (pictured right above alongside…

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26/10/2021 in angel.london Business Council COVID-19 COVID-19 Entertainment Events Food & Drink Grants Stronger Uncategorised

New Hospitality Grant from Islington Council

The hospitality sector in Islington is an integral part of the borough’s identity and key to rebuilding the local economy. It is for this reason that Islington Council is opening its Hospitality Grants Scheme today (26 October). The new Grant…

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06/04/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Food & Drink Guidance Safer

New test & trace rules for hospitality and close contact businesses when re-opening

The rules on what you need to do when a group enters your venue have changed – everyone will need to check-in, not just the ‘lead’ party member. From 12 April, it will be mandatory for hospitality and close contact businesses…

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21/09/2020 in Business COVID-19 Uncategorised

NHS Test and Trace App – QR Code Poster creation tool and guidance

21 Sept 2020 – The NHS COVID-19 ‘Test and Trace’ App will launch nationally this Thursday, 24 September. Hospitality businesses (inc. hair and beauty salons, pubs, restaurants and cinemas) can now create a unique QR Code and create posters to display…

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08/11/2021 in angel.london Business Tfl Transport

Night overground from Highbury & Islington to New Cross Gate returns next month

Night Overground services will resume between Highbury & Islington and New Cross Gate from Friday 17 December. They will run every 15 minutes throughout the night on Fridays and Saturdays. The east London service will join the Central and Victoria tube lines,…

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09/05/2022 in angel.london Business Tfl Transport

Northern line (Bank branch) to re-open on Monday 16 May

TfL has today (Mon 9 May) confirmed that the Northern line (Bank branch) will re-open from next Monday, 16 May. The re-opening will mean that underground trains will resume through the Angel to / from Kennington after a four month suspension.  The…

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03/03/2022 in angel.london Business Council COVID-19 COVID-19 Grants Uncategorised

Omicron Hospitality & Leisure Grant – applications closing on 11 March

REMINDER: Application process for eligible businesses to claim a grant from the Omicron Hospitality & Leisure Grant Fund is closing on Friday 11 March. On the 21 December 2021, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the Omicron Hospitality & Leisure Grant for eligible businesses in the…

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20/01/2022 in angel.london Business Council COVID-19 COVID-19 Grants Uncategorised

Omicron Hospitality & Leisure Grant – Islington Council opens applications process

20 Jan 2022 – On the 21 December 2021, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the Omicron Hospitality & Leisure Grant for eligible businesses in the hospitality and leisure sectors. Under the terms of the scheme business will be provided with a one-off grant,…

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20/03/2020 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Safer Stronger Uncategorised

Operational update for businesses 20.03.20

  SAFER The Angel Town Centre Police Team will continue to patrol the town centre as normal until further notice, supporting businesses as required. If you, or your employees, require assistance relating to non-emergency business crime, you can contact the…

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04/11/2021 in angel.london Business Council Environment Transport Uncategorised

Proposed road changes affecting the Angel – St Mary’s People Friendly Streets scheme

04 November 2021 – Islington Council is planning to implement a People-Friendly Streets (PFS) Scheme in the St Mary’s Church area in December 2021. The proposals are likely to impact on traffic flows and deliveries for businesses in the Angel….

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31/05/2022 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business Cleaner Environment Police Recycling Safer Uncategorised

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend operational update

BUSINESS WASTE AND RECYCLING Standard business recycling services will continue over the extended bank holiday weekend, so please present your bags and stickered cardboard bundles out for collection as normal. Recycling bags & Stickers – If you require recycling bags and stickers to cover the extended bank holiday…

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11/08/2020 in angel.london Business Cleaner Environment Transport Uncategorised

Register your business for free on the Clean Air Villages Directory

11 Aug 2020 – If your business offers delivery services via ultra-low emission vehicles, cargo bikes or by foot then you can register your business for free on the Clean Air Villages Directory. Managed by the Cross River Partnership (of which…

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14/07/2020 in angel.london Business Food & Drink Uncategorised

Register your business for the Govt ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ Scheme

14.07.20 – Last week the Chancellor announced that the Govt intended to support hospitality businesses through the ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ Scheme starting on the 3 August. Businesses can use the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme to offer…

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20/03/2019 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business Safer Uncategorised

SAFER – Angel Police Team’s ‘Operation Wing’ takes flight

Over the last couple of months, the Angel Police Team, which is funded by angel.london, launched ‘Operation Wing’.  The proactive theft operation targets suspects operating in specific areas of the BID and includes three aspects: Linking with staff and security…

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30/07/2019 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business Safer Uncategorised

SAFER – How best to report a crime to the Met Police in the Angel

If you experience a business related crime it is important that you report this to the police. If you are a business within the Angel BID area and you want to report a crime related to your business (such as shoplifting, theft,…

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19/07/2019 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business Safer Uncategorised

SAFER – Knife Angel London event for businesses: Tuesday 24 September

We are pleased to announce that on Tuesday 24 September angel.london will be hosting Knife Angel London; an exclusive event to support businesses in reducing knife crime in Islington. Where and when is this event? Knife Angel London will be held…

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29/04/2021 in angel.london Business Guidance Police Safer Shopping Uncategorised

SAFER – Police publish new security guidance for retailers

The National Business Crime Centre and the Met Police have published two new documents for retail businesses.  The first ‘Ten Principles of Crime Prevention‘ is a useful worksheet containing checklists for store managers and staff, outlining how  applying straightforward measures can reduce crime…

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14/05/2018 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business Safer Uncategorised

SAFER – Project Argus & Project Griffin: could your business benefit from FREE counter terrorism training?

As we continue to be vigilant in the face of attacks on our communities, all angel.london businesses can benefit from exclusive FREE bespoke training courses from the Met Police counter-terror police team. PROJECT GRIFFIN – For all staff Officers will…

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04/12/2019 in angel.london Business Christmas Safer Uncategorised

SAFER – Put security at the top of your Christmas list

angel.london is supporting Counter Terrorism Police’s campaign to help keep crowded places safe over the festive period. Officers are calling on the public and those who work in our busy towns and cities to remain vigilant and report any concerns…

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17/03/2020 in angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Uncategorised

SAFER: Coronavirus: Updated information for businesses as at 16.03.20

The ongoing situation relating to COVID-19 is having a major impact on businesses of all sizes and types and the situation is changing daily. As a business-led organisation, we will do all we can to support businesses within the Angel…

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29/03/2021 in Brexit Business Grants Training

SME Brexit Support Fund open for applications

Smaller businesses can apply for grants of up to £2,000 to help them adapt to new customs and tax rules when trading with the EU. The £20 million SME Brexit Support Fund enables traders to access practical support, including training for new customs,…

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04/10/2018 in Angel Police Team angel.london Business Cleaner Research Safer Shopping Stronger Transport Uncategorised

STRONGER – Angel Business Survey 2018: Results

Following completion of our Annual Business Survey 2018 by The Retail Group in August, we are pleased to share the full results of this year’s survey. The report covers many aspects regarding business in the Angel including customer segmentation, travel…

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15/08/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Tfl Transport

STRONGER – Angel part TfL’s new marketing campaign

Transport for London has launched a new marketing campaign ‘Tap into the wonderful world of off-peak‘.  The campaign, in conjunction with TimeOut, encourages Londoners and visitors to explore different parts of London outside the peak hours to participate in cultural…

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23/07/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Annual Business Survey 2018

angel.london recently commissioned experienced consultants The Retail Group to carry out our annual business survey of the Angel. Researchers from The Retail Group have visited businesses across the BID area to distribute and collect the questionnaires.  The annual survey gives…

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22/01/2020 in Brexit Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – BREXIT Support for EU Londoners

As the deadline for the UK leaving the EU approaches, Europeans who work and live in the Angel can access information to help ensure they understand how BREXIT affects them. The Mayor of London website has created a dedicated hub…

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23/09/2019 in Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – BREXIT support for SME businesses

As we move towards the latest BREXIT deadline of 31 October, it is important that all businesses make the necessary preparations whatever the outcome of negotiations. The London Growth Hub has an excellent Brexit Business Resource Hub giving up-to-date and concise…

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15/08/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Business Networking Event for SMEs

The BIG Alliance and Heart of the City have joined forces to connect a cluster of Islington based small to medium sized businesses (SMEs) to engage in responsible business activities. As part of this activity they will be holding a…

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28/08/2018 in angel.london Brighter Business Entertainment Events Food & Drink Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Camden Passage ‘End of Summer (mini) Festival’ – Saturday 22 September

Camden Passage and the streets around will come alive on Saturday 22 September when businesses and traders will be coming together to create a mini-festival. There will be lots going on in the Passage including music, entertainment and free ‘tasters’ and…

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17/05/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Conferences & Exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: June 2018

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at the Business…

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16/04/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Conferences & Exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: May 2018

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at the Business…

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07/08/2018 in Business Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Conferences & Exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: Sept 2018

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at the Business…

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22/03/2018 in angel.london Business Uncategorised

STRONGER – Conferences & Exhibitions coming to Angel in April

Knowledge is power right?   Here at angel.london we want to ensure all businesses in the BID area know what’s going on and the events that could well bring customers to your door.  Well, as your helpful friend, below is the…

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25/09/2018 in angel.london Business Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Conferences and Exhibition at the Business Design Centre: October 2018

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at the Business…

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28/02/2019 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Conferences and exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: March 2019

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at…

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15/05/2019 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Events and exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: June 2019

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business. Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at…

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20/03/2019 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Exhibitions and Conferences at the Business Design Centre: April 2019

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business. Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at…

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25/01/2019 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Events Uncategorised

STRONGER – Exhibitions and conferences at the Business Design Centre: Feb 2019

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at…

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20/06/2019 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Exhibitions and conferences at the Business Design Centre: July 2019

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business. Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at…

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23/11/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: Jan 19

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business.  Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at the Business…

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20/04/2018 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – FREE expert masterclasses for SMEs on commercial property leases

The programme offers a series of FREE masterclasses and 1-to-1 sessions in May for London-based SMEs who are looking to enter in to, or renew, a commercial property lease.   Funded by GLA, and delivered by Nwes, on behalf of…

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24/09/2018 in angel.london Business Council Events Food & Drink Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Guest markets to join Chapel Market

Worldwide flavours and products will come to Chapel Market this week as the normal market will be joined by stallholders from around the world and artisanal cheese producers. From Wednesday 26th to Saturday 29th September, traders from across the world will be selling food and…

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26/11/2018 in angel.london Business Entertainment Events Food & Drink halo Shopping Stronger Theatre

STRONGER – halo, the angel.london offer scheme launches!

We are delighted to announce that ‘halo’, our new offer scheme for anyone working in the Angel, is now live! All employees in the Angel can register online for a FREE halo card at www.halocard.london.  Please pass on this link…

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10/10/2018 in angel.london Business Entertainment Food & Drink Shopping Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – halo, the new angel.london offer scheme

Do you want to promote your business to the lucrative local worker market to encourage new and repeat custom? halo, our new offer scheme for local employees, gives you the opportunity to do this by providing an offer for inclusion in the scheme.  Employees…

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26/02/2019 in Angel Police Team angel.london Brighter Business Cleaner Entertainment Environment halo Research Safer Stronger Tfl Theatre Transport Uncategorised

STRONGER – Inside Angel, Spring 2019 edition

We are delighted to have published our latest edition of ‘Inside Angel’, our quarterly publication giving businesses the lowdown on all that’s going on in the Angel. The spring 2019 edition includes a round up of the great results our…

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18/07/2019 in Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Introducing a special offer from equals.financial

equals.financial is a new insurance business based in the NatWest Innovation Hub next to Angel underground station. The company’s founders have over 90 years of personal business and insurance expertise and grounded by their service in the UK Armed Forces…

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03/06/2019 in Angel Police Team angel.london Brighter Business Cleaner Safer Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Our Annual Review 2018/19 published

We are pleased to publish our Annual Review 2018/19.  The Review contains details of how angel.london has performed against our commitments over the last year, and our ‘promises’ and budget for 2019/20. Printed copies of the Annual Review have been…

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16/04/2019 in angel.london Brighter Business Entertainment Stronger Tfl Theatre Transport Uncategorised

STRONGER – Our latest newsletter

Our latest newsletter has been published.  The newsletter covers the Easter recycling and business waste collection timetables, changes to the traffic system at Highbury and much more.     To view the newsletter CLICK HERE

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23/11/2018 in angel.london Business Shopping Stronger

STRONGER – Save our Shops Petition

We have been pleased with the public response to the Save Our Shops petition led by the Islington Chamber of Commerce and fully supported by angel.london. We distributed signing sheets to retailers across the Angel and have been busy collecting…

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20/03/2019 in angel.london Business Council Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Seminar on new legislation for landlords and letting agents: 12 June 2019

On 12 June, Islington Trading Standards Service will be holding a seminar aimed at letting agents and landlords.  The seminar, held at Islington Assembly Hall, will give an opportunity to find out first-hand more about two new pieces of legislation:…

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16/04/2019 in angel.london Business Business Design Centre Events Uncategorised

STRONGER – Shows and Exhibitions at the Business Design Centre: May 2019

At angel.london we want to ensure that you are aware of what’s going on in the BID area and which events will be potentially bringing customers to your business. Here’s some details of the conferences and exhibitions taking place at…

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15/05/2019 in angel.london Business Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Subsidised mental health & wellbeing training programme for employers

In a rapidly changing marketplace, workforce wellbeing and resilience are increasingly recognised as key to business productivity, sustainability and readiness for change. As a response to the researched costs and consequences of not paying attention to employee mental health, the…

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21/05/2018 in angel.london Business Council Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – Support for businesses to help recruit from the deaf community

Last week was Deaf Awareness Week and we want to ensure that the local business community know there is support available from Islington Council and its partners to help you recruit candidates from the deaf community.   How would you conduct an interview for someone…

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23/03/2018 in angel.london Business Food & Drink

STRONGER – New openings in Angel!

As always, here at angel.london we adore shiny new things, so we’re delighted to welcome the following businesses to Angel. We wish them every success in their new ventures! KANADA-YA RAMEN BAR 35 Upper Street – www.kanada-ya.com/angel  Angel is the…

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23/01/2020 in Business Environment Stronger Training Uncategorised

STRONGER: Making responsible business the heart of your business – grant opportunity available

Heart of the City supports small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in London to do well by doing good.  Their two-year foundation programme of events, online resources and mentoring coaches business leaders to learn how to develop and implement a responsible…

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24/02/2020 in angel.london Business Food & Drink Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER: Food & beverage concession opportunity – Crafts Council Gallery courtyard

The Crafts Council on Pentonville Road is looking for applications for a food and drink concession in the courtyard outside its new Gallery. The spot will have street visibility in the restored courtyard outside the listed building.  Considerable footfall is expected from the…

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22/01/2020 in angel.london Brexit Business Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER: Free BREXIT Business Resilience Workshop – 25 Feb @ Islington Town Hall

The London Growth Hub is offering a FREE workshop designed to help businesses remain resilient and find new opportunities to sustain and grow, even during times of economic uncertainty. The workshop will take place at Islington Town Hall on Tuesday…

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23/01/2020 in Access Accessibility angel.london Brighter Business Environment Older people Safer Shopping Stronger Theatre Uncategorised

STRONGER: Free business accessibility audit for the ‘Access Guide to the Angel’

angel.london has joined forces with Islington Council and AccessAble* in a partnership to ensure that disabled workers and visitors to the Angel have the information they need to make use of the fantastic resources available here. Launching in early summer,…

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15/07/2019 in Angel Police Team angel.london Brighter Business Business Design Centre CCTV Cleaner Council Entertainment Environment Events halo Recycling Research Safer Shopping Stronger Tfl Theatre Transport Uncategorised

STRONGER: Inside Angel – Summer 2019 edition published

We are delighted to publish the latest edition of ‘Inside Angel’, our quarterly publication giving businesses the lowdown on all that’s going on in the Angel. The summer 2019 edition includes a round up of activities and initiatives in the…

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07/02/2020 in angel.london Business Cleaner energy Environment Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER: Save money on your energy bills with Nationwide Utilities

We understand that energy can be a significant cost to our BID levy payers and knowing when to secure your contracts and finding the right supplier at the time can also be complex and time consuming. To help you save…

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16/12/2021 in angel.london Business Council Environment Stronger Uncategorised

Supporting Circular Business – Grant opportunity for SMEs from January and two lead-in projects open now

Islington Council is partnering with ReLondon to offer grants and expert advice to small businesses based in the borough to help reduce waste by adopting Circular Economy principles and playing a vital role in tackling climate change. Islington businesses with less than…

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21/05/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 COVID-19 Guidance Safer Stronger Uncategorised

Supporting employers to encourage staff to get the COVID-19 vaccine

  The take up of the COVID-19 vaccine has thankfully been very high, with the Angel’s Business Design Centre welcoming thousands through its door to receive the vaccination. However, there is still reticence among some members of the population to receive the vaccination, and this could cause some…

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08/07/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Charity Cleaner Environment Events Stronger Uncategorised

Take part in a Volunteering Taster Day on 19 July

The BIG Alliance invites local businesses to volunteer alongside others at Caledonian Park, a much-loved community green space in Islington.  Date: Tuesday 19th July 2022 Timings: The day will be split into two shifts, with an AM and PM session. Volunteers can opt to attend either…

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14/04/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Tfl Transport Uncategorised

TfL publishes updated guidance for businesses – 12 April

Transport for London has published its latest business guidance notes to help you support journeys made by your employees as Government lockdown restrictions are eased over the coming months. Support your team by encouraging them to travel at quieter times  (roll…

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19/08/2021 in angel.london Business COVID-19 Tfl Transport Uncategorised

Travel safety information for businesses from TfL

As the economy opens up and businesses are welcoming their staff back to the workplace, TfL has produced updated information for businesses to pass onto their employees to show how the public transport network in the capital is COVID safe….

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04/08/2020 in Business COVID-19 Food & Drink Stronger Uncategorised

Updated ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ venues in the Angel

4 Aug – The ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ Scheme launched yesterday and even more dining venues across the Angel are participating. The list of venues now includes The York public house offering great pub grub and Katsute 100 serving…

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21/06/2022 in angel.london Business Events Food & Drink Stronger

We’re hosting our first Angel Business Breakfast – come join us!

On Tuesday 28 June we will be hosting our first ‘Angel Business Breakfast‘ at the recently opened NOCI restaurant (www.nocirestaurant.co.uk) on Islington Green.  The relaxed networking event will take place from 8.30am to 10am on Tuesday 28 June and is completely free for Angel BID businesses to attend….

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01/04/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Business Design Centre Entertainment Events Food & Drink Music Stronger Theatre Uncategorised

What’s on in the Angel – April 2022

From the capital’s largest real chocolate Easter eggs to a new exhibition exploring how craft shapes global cultures, the coming month is jam-packed full of events, shows, gigs, and activities in the Angel. Find out all the details by clicking…

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14/02/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Entertainment Events Music Theatre Uncategorised

What’s on in the Angel – Feb / March 2022

As the Angel returns to full effect in all its glory, we’re pleased to launch a new monthly ‘What’s On’ guide to the town centre. CLICK ON THE VENUE NAME FOR MORE INFO… THEATRE & PERFORMANCE Kings Head Theatre – To celebrate…

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17/05/2022 in angel.london Brighter Business Business Design Centre Entertainment Events Food & Drink Music Theatre

What’s on in the Angel – May / June 2022

From parties to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee to new art exhibitions, the coming month is jam-packed full of events, shows, gigs, and activities in the Angel. Find out all the details by clicking the link below: https://mailchi.mp/c1d391aa049e/latest-news-from-angellondon-4883954

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