We are so pleased with the updated and refreshed newsletter for the Clifton Moor Business Association (CMBA), that we thought we’d share with you the great good news stories from businesses in YO30. There is also an article featuring Martin who is part of the CMBA board, and some interesting facts about him which you may not know! Click here to view
We are delighted to continue our support of Make It York, including holding a prize draw on our stand at the 1st Anniversary Stakeholder meeting.
The winner of the draw was James Wellock (pictured) of Your Creative Sauce, who are “a single sauce for all creative, print & digital brand solutions”. Congratulations to James and thank you to everyone else who visited our stand and took part.
Our client, Make it York, is working in conjunction with City of York Council and North Yorkshire County Council to assist those businesses who have been affected by the recent flooding in North Yorkshire.
Our friends at Accessible Arts and Media (AAM) have released a special video performance of their favourite festive song I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas as their Christmas fundraiser, to help raise vital funds.
AAM connects disabled and young people in North Yorkshire, celebrating the achievements and aspirations of everyone through creative music and arts projects.
Rose Kent, Managing Director commented “You can watch the video here and if Hands & Voices help put a smile on your face today, please consider making a small donation so that we can keep delivering our life-changing inclusive projects.
We are pleased to announce that our client, Make It York, is partnering with Hiscox to launch the Hiscox Business Club.
Morrell Middleton are delighted to announce the exciting launch by our client X22 Publishing of Stop Failing and Start Losing Weight! – Change your life forever. You have the opportunity to download to click here for a FREE copy of book via Kindle until 20th November (2015).
We are delighted to announce that Martin Poole from our team has been appointed to the board of directors of the Clifton Moor Business Association, of which Morrell Middleton are long standing members.
Clifton Moor Business Association has been established over 15 years with the vision of creating a forum where the views of businesses on Clifton Moor could be represented and to encourage mutual business between companies based on the estate.
We are delighted to be associated with the Langer hole, the 17th at Fulford Golf Club. Earlier this year we sponsored the whole in conjunction with The Wholein1golf Flyover app featuring Fulford Golf Club.
Being an amateur golfer myself I would invite you to mail me if you would like to join us for a round at some point in the near future. We have limited tickets so this may end up being a draw situation if I get a rush of requests – or we may try and get more.
Now the dust has settled we have produced a 4 page guide to the relatively quiet 2014 Chancellors Autumn Statement for you to download here!
From the 31 January 2015 our old FREEPOST address will not work as the Royal Mail have upgraded and improved (?) our service. We will be sending you fresh supplies of envelopes over Christmas so please destroy your old ones showing the address of FREEPOST YO 186 as we are not sure what happens to them after the 1 February 2015 if used!
Auto-enrollment looms for small companies yet many are thinking they have nothing to worry about until 2016 or even 2017! Think again!
Book your place at our seminar here for 11am on 11 March 2015
Congratulations Janet on the OPENING of The Open Door Gallery – what a fine weekend it was. Janet is selling fantastic artwork from artists around the country and indeed the world.
She can be visited at 10 Church Street Market Harborough Leicester LE16 7AA. Tel: 01858 463316.Janet’s own artwork can be viewed on line at 102 faces.
We love it when our clients win awards, or even if they have been short-listed, as they are amongst the best in Yorkshire and the country!
We are offering a fantastic opportunity to lease a totally free of tie country pub which has been massively refurbished and extended to create a welcoming traditional pub with all the amenities and facilities of a new build.
Located in a large village, near a large market town, and within a few minutes drive of the suburbs of York, this pub already benefits from local wet and dry trade, but also has the potential to become a very popular destination eating house.
2 Shops in nearly as many months! The YORK RSPCA is on a roll with more planned!
The new charity shop on New Lane, Selby was opened on 29th September 2014 and the opening ceremony was performed by the Mayor of Selby Rosie Corrigan.
Sarah and Kelly Shackelton have worked their fingers to the bones opening their new interior design shop in the Heart of Thirsk.
After a fantastic opening evening they have never stopped selling – with incredible good value furnishings to fit all tastes and budgets!
As a self-employed person, or someone who is running a business every day is important. However, some dates should be in your diary to ensure that you don’t fall foul of HM Revenue & Customs or Companies House.
We’d recommend having the following dates in your business diary as reminders of tasks which need to be done.
According to the adulterous website, IllicitEncounters.com, accountants are the most exciting workers to go on dates with. Not because number crunching is a big turn on, but because their ‘boring’ jobs makes them more interesting in the bedroom, apparently.
In October 2014, the next stage occurs with penalties for late submissions as well as for late payments of PAYE going live for the majority of employers. With penalties levied for each month in which a late return is made or PAYE being paid late, all employers need to ensure that they have the controls and processes in place to ensure their RTI submissions are made accurately and on time, and cleared funds are received by HMR&C for full payment of what is owed.
A quarter of a million taxpayers were the subject of a tax investigation in the 2012-13 tax year. Our clients saved fees of over £15,000 that year being insured through Tax Safe.
Click here to read some of an article that appeared in the Telegraph Money section and an assessment of HMRC’s tactics.
With the World Cup starting shortly, many workplaces (including Morrell Middleton!) will be holding a sweepstake. While a great bit of fun for those involved, did you realise that these fall under the Gambling Act 2005 as a private work lottery? There are some basic key points which you should be aware of to ensure that a bit of fun remains lawful and runs smoothly.
Our first full open day on the 21 May 2014 was a great success with over 70 clients and professional contacts visiting us during the afternoon.
With Wine, soft drinks and Canapés accompanying a very sunny warm day, visitors and our staff enjoyed 4 hours of casual conversation and discussions. Look out for our next day in the Autumn soon to be announced.
On winning this years Restaurant of the
Year sponsored by ourselves.
Review the menu and book a table here.
Well done to our friends and clients who won or were runners up at this years awards:
Hallow Scream at York Maze
The Whippet Inn Steak and Ale House
Now and Then Group