December 6, 2023

Automotive community gathers in record numbers at Automechanika Birmingham 2023

Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH Following a four-year absence, a record number of UK automotive professionals came together at Automechanika Birmingham, the most important trade event for the UK automotive industry. The 14,402 visitors record attendance was an increase of 19% on the 2019 show, re-confirming that face-to-face B2B events are a critical way for professionals to […]

Automechanika Birmingham and IMI announce EV Training Academy feature to help businesses prepare for the future

Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH Automechanika Birmingham has announced a newly launched training feature at the show, the EV Training Academy, designed to offer visitors the latest tips, tricks and opportunities in the electric vehicle (EV) sector. In partnership with the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) and Our Virtual Academy (OVA), the EV Training Academy […]

Women Automotive Network – Drinks Reception announced at Automechanika Birmingham

Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH Automechanika Birmingham has teamed up with the Women Automotive Network, who will be hosting the Women Automotive Network – Drinks Reception at this year’s show, as the event organiser continues on its mission to support diversity within the sector. Taking place on the 7 June, 12.30 – 2pm, in the VIP […]

TUNAP to highlight how garages can boost profits at Automechanika Birmingham 2023

Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH Automechanika Birmingham has revealed its gold partner, chemical manufacturer, TUNAP, will be offering garages top tips on how to boost profits at the return of the UK’s largest automotive trade exhibition this June. Being held from 6 to 8 June 2023 at the NEC, Automechanika Birmingham 2023 is already set to […]

UK: Property sale fall throughs cost UK buyers and sellers £880.4m in 2021

Property purchasing specialist, HBB Solutions, has revealed property transaction collapses cost UK homebuyers and sellers £880.4m in 2021, a £74m increase on the previous year.  The research shows that: – The average cost of this collapse per transaction is £2,700, with buyers and sellers incurring costs such as survey fees, conveyancing costs and the cost involved […]

UK: The home improvements that will add the most value when you come to sell

From James Lockett Research by MoveStreets, the property portal designed for the mobile generation, has shown that garden offices, garage conversions and kitchen renovations are money well spent when it comes to adding value to your home, while loft conversions and solar panels will actually cost you money when you come to sell.  The research […]

UK: We’re head over heels for our homes

From James Lockett ProperPR Estate agent comparison site,, has found that when it comes to our homes, we’re not just in it for the money and one in five homeowners would even go as far as to say they’re completely in love with their own piece of the property market.  The research shows that: – […]

Fossil fuel companies and their mouthpieces offer net-zero logic on climate change

Oil and gas CEOs were too chicken to show up to a recent congressional hearing—perhaps fearing that their climate pledges will be revealed as nothing more than slick PR. By Sonali Kolhatkar / Independent Media Institute Everywhere around us there is evidence of climate change, from the increase in winter storms such as New England’s late January blizzard, […]

UK: Nine reasons why your property transaction might fall through

Property purchasing specialist, HBB Solutions, has looked at the most common contributing factors that lead to a property sale falling through and how to best avoid them, including: –  Conveyancing delays Broken chains Survey issues Negotiation breakdowns Mortgage issues Gazumping Gazundering Estate agents You can read the full release below but for any further info please […]

UK: First-time buyers spent £27.3bn more in 2021

Estate agent comparison site, has revealed that the nation’s first-time buyers accounted for £86.1bn worth of property market value in 2021, increasing by £27.3bn in a single year.  The research shows that: – Across Britain, some 397,232 first-time buyers entered the market in 2021, up from 295,390 in 2020. That’s over 100,000 more first-time buyers in […]