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James Lowman: chief executive, ACS
10 April, 2017

Since the publication of the revised business rate valuations late last year, a range of business groups including ACS have been campaigning to ensure that those hardest hit by the revaluation will be given appropriate relief, and that beyond the revaluation, the rating system will be reviewed so that everyone pays their fair share. This inequity in the rating system was highlighted when it was revealed that while petrol forecourts are seeing their bills rise, some of the biggest internet distribution warehouses are set to see a fall in their rateable values.

Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Tout's Budgens, Bristol Road, Nailsea, Wraxall, Somerset
01 March, 2017

LOCATION: Just on the edge of the town of Nailsea, is the prize-winning Tout's Budgens store.

Tracy West: Shop Talk
01 March, 2017

Sunday March 26 is Mother's Day or Mothering Sunday. I always take my mum out for Sunday lunch but many families celebrate by eating in, together at home.

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?