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City Report Supports Organic Roofs

A new report by environmental experts offers Brighton city centre the opportunity to become a UK innovation hub for green roofing. The findings from The Ecology Consultancy identify 61 hectares of roofs in central Brighton which can be safely retrofitted
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High Flying Drones Launch New Charity

A new conservation and education charity has launched a fund raising programme with the help of a live display of flying drones. The charity Beacon Hub Brighton is raising funds to create a 35 seat classroom on the top of
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Entrepreneurs Support Apprentice Masterclass

A masterclass showing apprentices how to use social media is being supported by Brighton entrepreneurs. Albion in the Community, the charitable arm of Brighton & Hove Albion, has invited high growth business leaders to support local jobseekers. Their aim is
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32 Million Bricks Linked with Radio Communication

A Sussex based brick manufacturer has been combining the latest technology with the traditional manufacturing method of ‘clamp-firing’ to supply over 32 million stock bricks and pavers to the construction industry. Clamp fired stock bricks have always been a long
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Brighton Fashionistas Create Giant PomPom

Brighton fashionistas have entered the Guinness book of records after creating a giant PomPom in the build up to next month’s Brighton Fashion Week. The mammoth pompom, which weighed a staggering 1.5 tonnes, was created from used clothes which will
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Our Responsible Business strategy

Particular areas of focus may include, but are not limited to:, community engagement, training and recruitment within the community, human resource policies, support for local organisations, environmental impact, supply chain management and business sustainability Our Motto is Success Breeds Success
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SMP as a Responsible Business

Since 1990 SMP has provided tailored advice and practical implementation support for responsible business standards and skills in sustainability. Our support has enabled SME’s in all sectors from start-ups to medium sized employers to achieve exceptional growth across the Gatwick
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3000 Year Old Safeguard Keeps Pests Away

An innovative company is offering a 3000 years old solution to remove and prevent pests invading domestic and commercial premises. Falconry and hawking was developed in the ancient Persian empire to safeguard food and crops from thieving animals and birds
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Through the Keyhole into Eco-Architect Home

An Open House event programme has invited 70 members of the local community into the home of an award winning eco-architect. Brighton’s annual Eco Open House event delivered 3 tours to explore a unique zero carbon home in real life
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SMP Takes on a Graduate Intern as Part of the UOB Green Growth Platform

During June and July this year, Clive, with the help of Brighton University’s new Green Growth Platform, invited Chloe, a recent Economics & Finance graduate to join him for 6 weeks. The Green Growth Platform supports local economic growth and
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