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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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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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31/07/2020 in angel.london Food & Drink Stronger Uncategorised

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

31 July – The ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ Scheme starts on Monday 3 August and businesses across the Angel have registered to take part. From authentic Spanish flavours at Meson Callejon to top quality Japanese dining at Zen Mondo,…

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31/07/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Safer Uncategorised

Reporting outbreaks of coronavirus – workplace action cards

30 July 2020 – Whilst we all hope that any business in the Angel doesn’t experience an outbreak linked to their organisation, it is vital for owners or managers to know how to report one should this happen. Public Health…

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21/07/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Safer

‘COVID-19 Secure’ Guidance for gyms and leisure facilities by UK Active

21 July 2020 – Last week the Prime Minister announced that the Govt intended to allow indoor gyms and sports facilities in England to re-open from Saturday 25 July. In line with last week’s announcement, the Govt published top-line guidance for…

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20/07/2020 in COVID-19 Guidance Safer Shopping Uncategorised

Wearing a face covering in shops becomes mandatory from 24 July

17 July 2020 – Under the new rules, people who do not wear a face covering in shops will face a fine of up to £100, in line with the sanction on public transport and just as with public transport,…

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17/07/2020 in angel.london COVID-19

COVID-19: Update on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, including the Retention Bonus

16 July 2020 – Earlier in the year the Govt. launched the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) to support employers in retaining their employees through the COVID-19 pandemic. In May the Govt. announced an extension to the scheme until the end…

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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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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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24/06/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Guidance Safer Uncategorised

New Govt Guidance for businesses to become ‘COVID-19 Secure’

Yesterday, Tuesday 23 June, the Prime Minister announced that certain businesses can re-open to the public from Saturday 4 July. Details of which business types can, and cannot, open from 4 July is available HERE Official Guidance for businesses to ensure…

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17/06/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Uncategorised

COVID-19: New Guidance for Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

17 June 2020 – Last Friday the Govt published detailed Guidance for the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) for businesses from 1 July. The new online Guidance covers: Changes to the scheme and key dates that you…

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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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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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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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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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22/05/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Tfl Transport Uncategorised

COVD-19: Essential travel advice for businesses from TfL

20 May 2020 Working with our key partners we want to ensure that the Angel is ready to welcome workers and shoppers back to the town centre as the Govt. guidelines on the easing of lockdown come into place. To…

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22/05/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Training Uncategorised

COVID-19: Govt. Webinars to help businesses be COVID-19 Secure

To support businesses in the safe re-opening of their workplace, the Govt is running a series of free webinars starting next week (w/c 25 May) Each webinar will cover a different type of workplace and are designed to help employers…

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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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12/05/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Safer Uncategorised

COVID-19: Govt. guidance on how to make workplaces safe published as at 11.05.20

Yesterday, Monday 11 May, the government published guidance to help business owners ensure their workplaces are as safe as possible during the Coronavirus pandemic. The eight guides cover different types of workplace and are designed to help employers prepare for…

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04/05/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Now open for applications – Bounce Back Loan Scheme for small buisnesses as at 04.05.20

The Bounce Back Loan Scheme for small businesses, to enable them to access finance more quickly during the coronavirus outbreak, is now open for applications. The Bounce Back Loan Scheme will allow businesses to borrow between £2,000 and £50,000 and…

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01/05/2020 in Uncategorised

COVID-19: Preparing your business for opening after lockdown as at 01.05.20

As the government prepares to announce its plans for restarting the economy after lockdown, it is important you start to consider the measures you will need to put in place in your business to enable safe working. The two documents…

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28/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Bounce Back Loan Scheme for small businesses as at 28.04.20

Yesterday, 27 April 2020, the Government announced the Bounce Back Loan Scheme for small businesses to support them through financial difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic The Bounce Back Loan scheme will allow businesses to borrow between £2,000…

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23/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

Reminder – claim now for Retail, Leisure and Hospitality Grant Scheme and Small Business Grant Scheme

22.04.2020 Islington Council has already processed over 2,600 grant applications and distributed over £43.5 million to local businesses under the Coronavirus Small Business Grant Fund or Coronavirus Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund. This level of funding makes the Council…

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20/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Step-by-step guide for employers to claim furlough

HMRC has published a ‘Step by Step’ Guide for employers on the procedures to follow make a claim for furloughed staff. The document can be downloaded here – Coronavirus_Job_Retention_Scheme_step_by_step_guide_for_employers

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14/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Get ready for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme as at 14.04.20

14 April 2020 HMRC has published a list of things businesses can do NOW to prepare to make a claim under the Coronavirus Staff Retention Scheme To submit a claim under the Coronavirus Staff Retention Scheme businesses need to provide…

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08/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Statutory Sick Pay Rebate scheme information for businesses as at 08.04.20

8 April 2020 On Friday 3 April the Govt published guidance for the Statutory Sick Pay Rebate scheme for businesses in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. This scheme will allow small and medium sized employers, with fewer than 250 employees,…

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07/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

UPDATE: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme information for businesses as at 07.04.20

7 April 2020 On Saturday 4 April the Govt updated guidance for the Coronavirus Staff Retention Scheme for businesses in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Employer guidance has been updated in line with some of the main queries HMRC has…

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06/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Amendments to Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme announced as at 06.04.20

Last Friday (3 April 2020) the Govt. announced amendments to the Coranavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme to aid smaller businesses gain access to the scheme. Importantly, access to the scheme has been opened up to those smaller businesses who would…

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06/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: angel.london weekly business update as at 03.04.20

03.04.20 SAFER Angel Town Centre Police Team officers are continuing to patrol the town centre, supporting businesses as required. If you, or your employees, require assistance relating to a non-emergency business crime, you can contact them on 07769 586 996….

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01/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Directory of Business Support Helplines and Online Resources as at 01.04.20

01 April 2020 Over the last two weeks a number of helplines, online resources and mechanisms offering business advice and support in light of the COVID-19 pandemic have been launched. Below is a directory of the most relevant to the Angel’s…

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01/04/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Retail, Leisure and Hospitality Grant Scheme and Small Business Grant Scheme open as at 30.03.20

Islington Council is preparing to issue the first grants under the Small Business Grant Fund and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Fund Islington Council is sending letters and emails to businesses that are eligible for a grant. If you paid your…

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30/03/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: New support for businesses as at 30.03.20

30 March 2020 The Government has announced further support for businesses in light of the COVID-19 pandemic   VAT Deferral Businesses can defer Valued Added Tax (VAT) payments due between 20 March 2020 and 30 June 2020. Eligibility – All…

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27/03/2020 in angel.london

COVID-19: Coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme as at 27.03.20

Yesterday (26 March 2020) the Chancellor announced support for the self-employed in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Coronavirus Self-employment Income Protection Scheme The Self-employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will support self-employed individuals (including members of partnerships) whose income has been…

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26/03/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19 Support: Furlough Letter Template and Furlough FAQs as at 26.03.20

FURLOUGH LETTER TEMPLATE FOR BUSINESSES If you are a business owner that is furloughing your staff as a result of COVID-19 it is important that you follow certain procedures to ensure you are abiding by employment law, whilst protecting yourself,…

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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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24/03/2020 in Angel Police Team

Rent negotiations – pointers for businesses

We are aware that for many businesses rental charges are a major fixed expenditure and during this unprecedented time for business, we hope landlords too would make concessions in order for their tenants to continue trading. If you are having…

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24/03/2020 in angel.london Uncategorised

COVID-19: Business support website launched as at 23.03.20

Today (23 March) the Government has just launched a new website for businesses detailing all of the support packages for businesses in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. The site can be accessed here: https://www.businesssupport.gov.uk/coronavirus-business-support/

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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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18/03/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 Uncategorised

SAFER: Updated support for businesses as at 18.03.20

  Yesterday (17 March 2020) the Chancellor announced further support for businesses in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Details of the support packages can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19/covid-19-support-for-businesses A summary of the expanded support package includes: a statutory sick pay…

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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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12/03/2020 in angel.london COVID-19 COVID-19 Uncategorised

SAFER: Novel coronavirus COVID-19 – Latest guidance for businesses as at 12.03.20

The Government and Public Health England has produced specific guidance for employers and businesses in response to Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 – the latest information can be accessed HERE   If you are circulating information to your employees, it is important…

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24/02/2020 in Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Events and performances 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; check out the venue websites for details…   Business Design Centre – www.businessdesigncentre.co.uk…

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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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21/02/2020 in Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Invitation to preview event at the new Crafts Council Gallery – Friday 27 March, 11.30am – 2.30pm

The new Crafts Council Gallery is set to open to the public at the end of March on Pentonville Road. The Gallery will be a ‘home for craft’ and showcase objects from their national collection alongside special exhibitions. We are delighted to have partnered with the Crafts…

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21/02/2020 in Angel Police Team angel.london Safer Uncategorised

SAFER: Free police security training session – Islington Square. Tues 17 March @ 11am

The Angel Town Centre Police Team is running a security training session for anyone from a customer facing business (i.e. shop, cafe, restaurant etc.) at Islington Square on Tuesday 17 March at 11am. The session, lasting one hour, will cover loss prevention…

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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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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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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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23/01/2020 in Uncategorised

CLEANER: New eligibility and increased payments for scrappage scheme for vans and minibuses

As part of the Mayor of London’s action to tackle dirty air across the capital, a series of measures that will accelerate the move to cleaner vehicles across London has been introduced. Payments for the van scrappage scheme will double…

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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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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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22/01/2020 in angel.london Brighter Council Events Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER – ‘We are Islington’ community event: Saturday 1 Feb – Islington Green

Join the council, local community groups and people from all across Islington to celebrate the borough’s proud diversity at a free community event on Islington Green on Saturday 1 February from 11.30am to 1.30pm. There will be performances, speeches, free refreshments…

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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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18/12/2019 in Uncategorised

STRONGER – Our essential Christmas and New Year newsletter

Our latest newsletter has been published.  The newsletter covers the Christmas and New Year recycling and business waste collection timetables, closure of the Northern Line affecting the Angel on Boxing Day and much more… To view the newsletter CLICK HERE

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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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02/12/2019 in angel.london Brighter Events Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Islington Menorah Lighting: Sunday 22 Dec – 5pm to 7pm. Islington Green

To celebrate the first night of Chanukah, the Jewish festival of lights, over 1,000 people are expected to come to the Angel on Sunday (22 December) to see the lighting of the Menorah on Islington Green. Visitors can witness the ceremony of unveiling…

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25/11/2019 in angel.london Brighter Christmas Entertainment Events Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Festive shows and events in the Angel

The festive season 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! CHAPEL MARKET Saturday 30 November – Chapel Market Christmas Cracker! To celebrate the…

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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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20/11/2019 in Brighter Events Food & Drink Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Chapel Market Christmas Cracker event – Sat 30 Nov

To celebrate the start of the festive season in Chapel Market, Islington Council is organising a ‘Christmas Cracker’ event on Saturday 30 November from 12 noon to 4pm. There will be festive tunes, free hot chestnuts and even an appearance…

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06/11/2019 in angel.london Events Uncategorised

STRONGER: Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day commemorations in the Angel

To mark Remembrance Sunday (10 November) and Armistice Day (11 November), commemorations will be taking place in the Angel. On Sunday 10 November – At 10.10am a parade will depart Union Chapel and continue south down Upper Street to Islington…

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28/10/2019 in angel.london Brighter Events Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: November shows in the Angel

November brings an abundance of shows, events and performances to the Angel.  Below is just a selection of what our cultural venues have to offer over the coming month.   OLD RED LION THEATRE – www.oldredliontheatre.co.uk/theatre.html 5 to 30 November…

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21/10/2019 in Uncategorised

STRONGER – Autumn edition of Inside Angel 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 autumn 2019 edition includes a round up of activities and initiatives in the…

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18/10/2019 in Uncategorised

Glow in the Angel – 14 November 2019 – official poster available!

The official promotional poster for Glow in the Angel is now available to download here  – Glow_Poster_1 – Final 15.10.19 Glow in the Angel will take place between 4-8pm on Thursday 14 November and will be “an evening of entertainment, music, lights, food, free…

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17/10/2019 in angel.london Safer Uncategorised

SAFER: Top tips to keep you and your belonging safe this winter

As the nights are drawing in, its a good time to think about simple ways you can keep yourself and your belonging safe from criminals. The Met Police provides great information and tips, including: Keep your valuables, including your mobile,…

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11/10/2019 in angel.london Brighter Christmas Events Uncategorised

Glow in the Angel – Thursday 14 November: 4pm to 8pm

We are de-light-ed to announce that our first Glow in the Angel event will take place between 4-8pm on Thursday 14 November. Aimed at local workers, residents and visitors, Glow in the Angel will be “an evening of entertainment, music, lights, food, free…

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23/09/2019 in angel.london Brighter Events Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – October shows and events in the Angel

October brings an abundance of shows, events and performances to the Angel.  Below is just a selection of what our cultural venues have to offer over the coming month including the spooky London Horror Festival at The Old Red Lion…

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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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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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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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21/08/2019 in angel.london Brighter Cleaner Entertainment Environment Events Safer Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: London Car Free Day: Sunday 22 September

London Car Free Day takes on Sunday 22 September and Islington is taking part with the creation of a ‘Big Play Street’. A section of St John Street between Clerkenwell Road and Charterhouse Street will be shut to through traffic and is open for…

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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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19/08/2019 in Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Shows and performances in the Angel: September 2019

September brings an abundance of shows, events and performances to the Angel.  Below is just a selection of what our cultural venues have to offer over the coming month…   THE ALMEIDA – www.almeida.co.uk  Until 28 September – The Doctor…

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30/07/2019 in angel.london Brighter Business Design Centre Environment Events Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Angel to go ‘full bloom’ for the Floral Art & Design Show in August

The Angel is set to get even more ‘blooming marvellous’ in the coming weeks as shops and restaurants along Islington High Street and Camden Passage will be dressed in incredible floral creations. The displays are being done in conjunction with…

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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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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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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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17/07/2019 in angel.london Brighter Entertainment Events Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – What’s on in the Angel this August

August brings an abundance of shows, events and performances to the Angel.  Below is just a selection of what our cultural venues have to offer over the coming month…   KING’S HEAD THEATRE – www.kingsheadtheatre.com Until 24 August – Southern…

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15/07/2019 in Council Environment Transport Uncategorised

Advance Notice: Closure of Liverpool Road – Mon 21 and Tues 22 July

To facilitate the installation of a new mains water connection, on Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd July Liverpool Road will be closed between the junction of Chapel Market and Tolpuddle Street. Traffic diversions will be in place during the closure period.

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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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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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02/07/2019 in angel.london Brighter Entertainment Environment Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Free LGBT History walks (and more) in Islington

As part of the ‘Islington Pride’ project, the wonderful Islington Guided Walks organisation is holding a number of FREE walking tours of different parts of Islington, uncovering the LGBT history of each of the areas. The walks commence at 11am…

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21/06/2019 in angel.london Brighter Safer Tfl Uncategorised

SAFER – Keep hydrated on the tube to the keep the Angel flowing

Unfortunately, Angel tube station has one of the highest rates of ‘PIOTs’ (Passengers Ill On Trains) across the whole London Underground network. During the summer many of the PIOTs are due to dehydration and overheating. When one incident occurs, this can…

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20/06/2019 in angel.london Brighter Entertainment Events Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – What’s on in the Angel: July 2019

Whatever month of the year, the Angel abounds with a variety of shows and performances to tickle the tastebuds of those who love a cultural fix.  Here’s a selection of what’s going on in July 2019.   OLD RED LION…

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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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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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21/05/2019 in angel.london Brighter Shopping Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Bunting is back for the summer and baskets are on their way

We are delighted to have once again added a bit of extra colour to the Angel by installing bunting throughout Camden Passage for the summer months. In addition to having bunting in Camden Passage, we are pleased to have worked with Islington…

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16/05/2019 in Cleaner Council Environment Food & Drink Recycling Uncategorised

CLEANER – New fresh drinking water fountain on Islington Green

As part of the Mayor of London’s Drinking Fountain Fund, our very own Islington Green has got a brand new free fresh water fountain. The new fountain (although to be honest its more of a fresh water dispenser than a fountain) is…

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SAFER – Free bespoke security training by the Angel Police Team

What do you do if you see someone shoplifting from your premises, stealing a smartphone in your bar or causing a disturbance?  What does the law say and how does it protect you? All these questions and much more can…

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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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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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BRIGHTER – Shows and performances in the Angel: June 2019

Whatever month of the year, the Angel abounds with a variety of shows and performances to tickle the tastebuds of those who love a cultural fix.  Here’s a selection of what’s going on in June 2019.   OLD RED LION…

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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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16/04/2019 in angel.london Cleaner Council Uncategorised

CLEANER – Easter waste collection and recycling shedules

The business waste collection and recycling services provided by angel.london will continue over the Easter period.  The team will undertake their bespoke collection service from Monday to Friday (including Good Friday and Bank Holiday Monday). Islington Council (who collect our recycling) have…

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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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11/04/2019 in angel.london Entertainment Theatre Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Shows and Performances in the Angel! May 2019

The wonderful arts and cultural venues in the Angel will be hosting a wide range of shows over the coming month. Check out below for a selection of what’s on…   ALMEIDA – www.almeida.co.uk Until 1 June – Three Sisters…

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21/03/2019 in angel.london Safer Tfl Transport Uncategorised

SAFER – Highbury Corner overnight road closures and switch to two-way traffic in April

As part of the Highbury Corner improvement works, sections of Upper Street and Holloway Road will be closed overnight in the coming weeks. A series of staged overnight closures will take place from 8pm on Friday 5 April to 5am on Thursday 11…

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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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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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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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