Ealing Council is warning local businesses that a fraudster is approaching companies claiming to be from the council requesting cash payments.
A plaque to celebrate Pitshanger Lane being named London’s best high street was unveiled by Minister for Local Government, Marcus Jones MP and Mayor of Ealing, Councillor Dr Patricia Walker.
A record number of private and public sector partners from Ealing have joined forces to promote the west London borough at this year’s international real estate conference – MIPIM.
Low-paid Ealing workers could benefit from better wages thanks to council plans to set up a £200,000 business rate relief scheme encouraging local businesses to pay the London Living Wage.
A workspace will open in West Ealing in the autumn, offering a home for new and small businesses.
All 32 London boroughs and the City of London are collaborating on the development of a counter-fraud hub which could save boroughs millions of pounds each year.
Ealing Council has surpassed its target of getting 100 businesses to pledge jobs for apprentices by Wednesday, 9 December 2015 with 107 already signed up.
Trading standards officers have smashed a major counterfeiting ring with the seizure of thousands of suspected fake goods and prescription only medication in Southall on Tuesday, 27 October.
More than 30 businesses have already pledged their support to Ealing Council’s 100 day apprenticeship recruitment drive with promises to set up 72 apprenticeship opportunities so far.
Ealing trading standards has secured a successful prosecution after seizing nearly 22,000 items of counterfeit and unsafe mobile phone accessories in an operation to tackle counterfeit crime.
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