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Waste King Takes Care of the Waste From Oktoberfest

While the thousands of visitors to this year’s London Oktoberfest got stuck in to authentic German beer and food, as well as finding time to listen to live music and enjoy the ambience of the festival, the event posed different challenges for the environmentally friendly waste collection and recycling services specialist, Waste King.   Waste [...]

Special Commemorative Concert at Cadogan Hall

  Among the first of a season of events around the world to commemorate the centenary of the end of Great War is the ‘1918-2018: Centenary Reconciliation Concert’.   Taking place at Cadogan Hall, in London, from the early time of 7pm on Wednesday 10th October, the programme features works from the last century offering [...]

By | September 26th, 2018|Categories: Lifestyle, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Waste King helps to make Tristan’s dream garden possible

  Waste King, an environmentally friendly company specialising in waste collection and recycling services for both domestic and commercial customers, has joined forces with local organisations to help Tristan, a young boy in Milton Keynes who has Down’s Syndrome and has faced a number of tough challenges - including heart and respiratory disease as well [...]

By | August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Environment, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Heralding a beginning – and an end

On 5th July, London’s Wigmore Hall was the venue for an ‘Austrian-themed’ concert given by the Ensemble of the European Union Youth Orchestra, along with the cellist, Kian Soltani. Marking the inauguration of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Wigmore Hall, packed with guests and members of London’s Austrian Embassy, [...]

By | July 6th, 2018|Categories: Lifestyle, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Noise Awareness Becomes Engage in Learning’s Latest Health & Safety Programme

Noise Awareness is the latest addition to the Engage in Learning range of health & safety e-learning programmes.   Becoming the 21st title in Engage in Learning’s health & safety portfolio – one of six equally well-stocked portfolios from the UK-based firm - the Noise Awareness programme reveals that: Loud noises account for some 20% [...]

By | July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning Technologies, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Classical Music concert devotees, venues and promoters get a new App

Jubal has launched an App that enables its users to access details of classical music concerts involving specific artists, venues, music genres, and various event categories.   Named after the first musician recorded in Western culture, Jubal has been designed with classical music lovers – and promoters – in mind, although it can be used [...]

By | November 20th, 2017|Categories: Business Technology, Lifestyle, Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Austrian hospitality – and artistry

The recent concert tour of the UK by the Bruckner Orchestra Linz was made even more memorable for a favoured few who were invited to a reception at The Austrian Residence, in London’s Belgrave Square, at the end of April.   In the presence of the Austrian Ambassador to the UK, Dr Martin Eichtinger, the [...]

Springboard helps Australia’s women find their voices on the journey to gender equality

While more than 35,000 women in Australia have now experienced the Springboard development programme, the programme’s results are greater than mere numbers.   Developed by The Springboard Consultancy (SBC), a UK-based international training company specialising in addressing women's development issues, the Springboard programme is delivered by a number of licensed trainers in Australia. The programme [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Women's issues|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

A grand (operatic) night out in Vienna

Some 18 months ago, Vienna State Opera launched its ‘Live At Home’ service – which uses innovative technologies to make available live broadcasts from the opera house to subscribers via the internet for a subscription of 320 euros a year.   The service – a collaboration between the opera house and Samsung – began officially [...]

By | January 11th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Springboard’s Sprint gathers momentum to close the gender pay gap

A programme intended to end the gender pay gap by helping undergraduate women develop to their fullest potential, has now amassed over 2,000 ‘graduates’ since it began in May 2013.   Known as ‘Sprint’ and developed by The Springboard Consultancy (SBC), a UK-based international training company specialising in addressing women's development issues, the programme, the [...]

By | November 26th, 2015|Categories: Lifestyle, Women's issues|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments