The battle for the Arctic commences…

The North Pole and the frozen seas within the Arctic Circle are melting. We have been living with this uncomfortable truth for decades now and, whichever side of the climate change debate you come down on, there is no denying that year after year, the ice is retreating and access to this far-lung reach of…

BREXIT begins…

July 2016 The geographical borders of the EU are about to change, but this time (for the first time) they are shrinking, not growing. What does this mean for the future of other member states? More significantly for us, what will this mean for future trade agreements, the employment structure of the UK, unemployment and…