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New London Diamond Shop ‘Virtually Indestructible’

May 18th, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

If you want to add an extra level of safety to your store front then you might be interested in window film to improve your security. Bomb blast window film is a must for shops with high value goods – just take this example of a new diamond store which has just opened in London.…
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EU ‘Struggling’ To Retrofit Buildings

May 13th, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

It’s now widely accepted that our building stock is one of the main contributing factors in our carbon emissions, and an area where we need to make significant gains. However, a recent article in Euractiv pointed out that, without ambitious targets on improving the energy efficiency of our commercial and domestic buildings, the pace of…
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Fire Service Warns Of Mirror Danger Risk

May 6th, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

When you think of potential health and safety dangers around your building, you don’t necessarily think that some of the decorative objects could pose a threat, but a new warning has been released which could have particular importance to buildings without window film. Firefighters are now warning of the dangers from sunlight coming through windows…
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UK’s Clean Growth Plan Delayed Again

April 22nd, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

The long-awaited UK Clean Growth Plan is in a “holding pattern” following the announcement that there will be a general election on 8th June, climate change minister Nick Hurd has stated. Speaking to the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) select committee, he said he did not know when the Clean Growth Plan would be…
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Tackling Climate Change ‘Doesn’t Damage Economy’

April 18th, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

Michael Howard has said that the UK’s economic performance over the past 25 years proves that tackling climate change doesn’t mean that a country’s economy will suffer. A report published by the Energy and Climate Intelligence Unit showed that, of the G7 countries, the UK has performed the best when it comes to reducing greenhouse…
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UK Airports On Terror Alert

April 13th, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

Airports in the UK, as well as nuclear power plants around the country, were placed on terror alert earlier this month after evidence came to light suggesting that terrorist groups may have developed technology to get bombs through security checks without being detected. In addition, there is a risk of cyber attack to nuclear power…
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Commercial Buildings Struggling To Meet Energy Deadline

April 3rd, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

The number of rented commercial buildings turning to window film in order to make energy savings is growing, however, when you discover that these kinds of properties are racing to meet a deadline of April 2018 to meet new energy standards, you might understand why. However, according to new figures revealed by Business Green, 115,000…
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How Will Brexit Affect European Security?

March 31st, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

In her letter to Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty Prime Minister Theresa May noted that if the UK leaves the EU without an agreement in place, the country will then have to operate on World Trade Organisation terms. With regards to security, failing to agree would…
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UK Security Services Prevent 13 Terror Attacks

March 11th, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

Since 2013, the UK’s security services have foiled 13 terror attacks in the country, it has been revealed. The country’s most senior counter-terrorism police officer assistant commissioner Mark Rowley also said that there are up to 500 active counter-terrorism investigations being carried out at any one time. He also said that members of the public…
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Firearms Attacks ‘A Constant Worry’ For Former Met Chief

March 3rd, 2017 / Ben / 0 comments

Richard Walton, former counter-terrorism chief with Scotland Yard who led the Met Police’s anti-terror command until retiring in 2016, has spoken about how the fear of a firearms attack in London was a “constant anxiety” for both intelligence services and the police. Mr Walton’s comments come as part of a BBC drama-documentary that was be…
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