[is4profit] owners found that 40 per cent believed the economy would deteriorate in the next three months, a rise from 34 per cent in the previous survey, while just 25 per cent expected the economy to improve. said John Walker, national chairman of the FSB.
[The Guardian] - FSB chairman John Walker said: "The beginning of is beginning to look bleak, with confidence incredibly low and businesses looking to shed staff. However, things do not need to be so negative. If the Government makes the right choices and puts
[Financial Times] - Rising inflation and energy bills along with reduced consumer spending power were to blame, said John Walker, national chairman of the FSB. “Things are going to get worse before they get better. But we are hopeful that as the inflationary pressures
[Telegraph.co.uk] - John Walker, chairman of the FSB, said: “The message is clear – things are going to get worse before they get better. The Government needs to quickly put in place the actions that it has promised.” A net balance of 6.5pc of small businesses plan to lay
[SmallBusiness.co.uk (blog)] - John Walker, chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses highlights that costs have risen, economic growth has faltered and unemployment continued to increase, as well as the Euro crisis draining business confidence in the UK.
[Spalding Today] - The quartet of Dave Piccaver, Gary Mace, John Walker and Terry Crane sealed an emphatic 2-0 win over Mark Horspool, Duncan Hunt, Pete Richardson and Phil Povey to take the crown. Played on home territory at Tigers Social Club, the eventual winners saw
[FT Adviser] - John Walker, chairman of the FSB, said: “It is worrying that 200 days before the Olympic and Paralympic Games are set to begin, small businesses think it will not benefit their business. “The government and the Olympic Authorities must help show small
[Hunts Post] - “THERE cannot have been a more memorable 12-month period in the 132 years history of St Neots Town – and that includes the FA Cup heroics of 1966,” says St Neots Town's president John Walker. To send a link to this page to a friend, simply enter their
[Reading Chronicle] - But this week airfield manager John Walker refused to apologise and accused the council of being "discourteous" by talking to the Chronicle without first writing to him. Cllr Puddephatt said he telephoned Mr Walker, suggesting he makes an apology and a
[Brookson] - John Walker, national chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses, said: "Despite the worsening economy HMRC are launching this scheme regardless of the consequences. We have spoken to HMRC and expressed our concerns about this a number of times.
[Hebdenbridge Today] - Result: 1, M. Hargreaves, 11lb 2oz; 2, Tony Price, 7lb 2oz; 3, Dave Williams, 7lb 2oz; 4, John Walker, 6lb 7oz. Society membership is now open and available from all its tackle shop outlets or by post from ticket secretary at the following rates.
[Spalding Today] - A 180 from Gary Mace was the highlight, while Dave Piccaver checked out with 116 and John Walker finished with a ton. The top two are out on their own in front, with third-placed Sutton Bridge already eight points off the top of five behind Tigers
[VG247] - RPS's John Walker announced last night on the site it was to join the protest today, which has seen several big websites, including Wikipedia, Mozilla and Google, take part in some form. A message now greets users attempting to access the site