PwC thought about ending relationship with Ineos

PwC, the Accountancy giant has considered resigning as auditor and adviser to Ineos the petrochemical empire over an ambitious tax-avoidance plan being put together by its three most senior executives according to The Sunday Times. Sir Jim Ratcliffe, the founder of Ineos and Britain’s richest person with an estimated fortune of £21bn, and his lieutenants…

Olga Karlovac

OLGA KARLOVAC EXHIBITION AT THE POSK GALLERY AT 238 – 246 KING STREET HAMMERSMITH THE POLISH INSTITUTE. Olga Karlovac of Croatia created her own style and collection of black and white pictures without going to any particular college or university. She uses a digital 35mm camera and then once uploaded drags images to create atmosphere…

Actors and writers

Actors and Writers London, also known as AWL, hold professional rehearsed play readings on the 4th floor of the Polish Centre, Hammersmith on alternate Mondays.  As well as providing a platform for play readings for all kinds of writers, with seated viewing for maybe 100 people with a bar in the same space, it holds…

UK’s Flybmi ceases flights with 376 job losses

  Flybmi has gone into administration, blaming high fuel prices and uncertainty over Brexit. Passengers are being told not to come to the airport unless they have rebooked flights with alternative providers as all Flybmi flights are cancelled with immediate effect from Saturday. 376 people based in UK, Germany, Sweden and Belgium worked for the…

Secret life of black civil rights photographer in Memphis

  Memphis, along with Atlanta, central to story of black America, located on the Mississippi River, a starting point for refugees from the Deep South where they can engage with its vibrant African-American culture and heritage. The city produced music and art  and also black empowerment WDIA, “ the mother station of Negroes” – Although…

Amazon finishes New York affair on Valentine’s Day

Amazon, the biggest company in the US  with the richest man as its head, stunned New York by announcing it would no longer relocate its second headquarters to the city, which promised 25, 000 jobs and its $3bn tax incentives and $27bn in tax revenues over the next two decades.  Possible culprits include State Governor…

Barclays discussed Russia’s £500m rescue offer

According to the minutes read to a jury yesterday at London’s Southwark Crown Court, part of a landmark fraud trial, Barclay’s board was told of interest from the Russian government in taking a stake, with a £500m emergency capital as the bank battered to avoid a UK tax-payer rescue at the height of the financial…