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Richard Steel and Partners raise £1m through Funeral Donation platform

Richard Steel and Partners raise £1m through Funeral Donation platform

Richard Steel and Partners of Winchester have raised a total of £1m since starting its online donation system in partnership…
Two more businesses join Funeral Partners family

Two more businesses join Funeral Partners family

Two established family funeral businesses, one in Scotland and one in Kent, have joined the Funeral Partners family as it…
Dignity sees shares soar as death numbers increase in first quarter

Dignity sees shares soar as death numbers increase in first quarter

Shares in funeral provider Dignity rose on Wednesday after the company previously warned that trading for the year would be…
Low-skilled jobs rebadged as apprenticeships by firms, says report

Low-skilled jobs rebadged as apprenticeships by firms, says report

Employers are relabelling low-quality, low skilled and and often low-wage roles as ‘apprenticeships’, according to a new report. As part…
Funeral directors defy high street ‘apocalypse’

Funeral directors defy high street ‘apocalypse’

The funeral sector has continued to grow, despite research showing that the high street has experienced its lowest level of…
Small firms hit by pension auto-enrolment scheme, claims FSB

Small firms hit by pension auto-enrolment scheme, claims FSB

Small firms and startups will be “hit the very hardest” by the doubling of auto-enrolment employer pension contributions, according to…
90% of small firms not prepared for new data regulation

90% of small firms not prepared for new data regulation

Over a third of small businesses have not yet started preparing for the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations…
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