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Cardigan Castle named Channel 4’s Great British Buildings: Restoration of the Year much to the delight of Port Talbot construction specialist

Redevelopment of Cardigan Castle and new restaurant and catering facility – beautifully designed to work in unison with the six Grade II* listed buildings within the castle walls. Construction firm Andrew Scott Ltd is pleased to announce that their Cardigan Castle development has won Great British Buildings’ Restoration of the Year title. The subject of a Channel 4 show of […]

LCV dealer David Spear reveals the facts behind the Ultra Low Emission Zone plans in light of recent government crackdown

David Spear, Director The prospect of diesel vehicle drivers being charged up to £24 per day to drive in central London is likely to fill many with dread, especially the fleet owners managing multiple light commercial vehicles (LCVs). The recently announced Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) proposal will affect all vehicle types including cars, motorcycles, vans, minibuses, buses, coaches and […]

Commercial vehicle specialist David Spear unveils latest LCV market statistics after a record breaking quarter of sales

Photo: David Spear The latest statistics from The Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT) always makes for essential reading for fleet owners, transport managers and commercial vehicle drivers alike, and as a leading supplier of new, nearly new and used commercial vehicles, David Spear Commercial Vehicles is one company that can always be relied on to deliver an expert […]

Leading business and life coach all set to reveal the secrets of success with a series of workshops in Cardiff and London

Photo: Joy Ogeh-Hutfield As a renowned and recognised business and life coach Joy Ogeh-Hutfield, founder of Joy Transformation, has helped to shape the success of individuals and businesses around the world. Joy’s coaching services and workshops have earned her a multitude of accolades (including the coveted ‘Inspirational Woman of the Year Recognition Award’ and ‘Coaching Excellence Award’) as well as […]

Good news for the self-employed says established accountancy firm ahead of the recently confirmed Class 2 NIC abolition

Photo Caption: Sara Dennis, Business Services Manager at Bevan & Buckland Initially revealed in the 2015 summer budget, the government has since confirmed that Class 2 National Insurance Contributions (NIC) will be abolished and Class 4 NIC reformed from 6th April 2018. The move is great news for the self-employed, who will pay just Class 4 NIC from the 2018/19 […]

Leading accountancy practice sheds light on the flat rate VAT changes that could affect your business

Photo Caption: Andrew Muxworthy, Business Services Manager at Bevan & Buckland Announced in the Autumn Statement by Chancellor Philip Hammond, the proposed changes to the Flat Rate Scheme are due to come into effect. As of 1st April 2017, businesses eligible to use the Flat Rate Scheme and classed as ‘limited cost’ will have to account for VAT at 16.5% […]

Commercial vehicle dealer David Spear wins coveted Feefo Gold Service award 2017 for their outstanding customer care

Photo Caption: David & Sarah Spear celebrate their Gold Service Award Heads of The Valleys based dealer David Spear Commercial Vehicles is pleased to announce that they have won a Feefo Gold Service award. The coveted accolade is an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences. “It is a great honour to be awarded Feefo’s Trusted […]

Construction firm reveals how the region and the businesses who call it home will benefit from Swansea Bay City deal

With Prime Minister Theresa May officially signing off the Swansea Bay City Region deal this week, many businesses and individuals across the area may be thinking more intently about what the future could hold for them. The £1.3 billion deal is a vital part of the government’s plans to put Wales at the forefront of science and innovation. The Swansea […]

LCV specialist looks back at the history of the recently discontinued Fiesta Van and reveals what’s in store for Ford in the future

Photo Caption: Director David Spear It’s officially the end of the road for the Ford Fiesta Van. A once popular model in the UK’s light commercial vehicle (LCV) market, the Fiesta Van boasted all the comfort, features and fuel efficiency of a small car with the practicality of a commercial vehicle. However, with the last month for production marked as […]

Commercial vehicle specialist David Spear expands into Cardiff following South Wales Van Centre acquisition

Photo Caption: Business Owners David & Sarah Spear With an enviable reputation for delivering the very best new and used commercial vehicles to clients across Wales the M4 Corridor, South West England, the Midlands and the rest of the UK – LCV dealer David Spear Commercial Vehicles is ready to cement their market leading status with a new site in […]

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