WATCH OUT DURING THE EUROS: FRIDAYS AND HOME NATION MATCH DAYS ARE A BURGLAR’S PARADISE

  • Ahead of this Friday’s England v Scotland game, Churchill is warning homeowners to be extra vigilant as Fridays are most popular day for burglaries
  • Days when the home nations play football also see a 15 per cent spike in burglaries
  • Burglars have had limited opportunities during lockdowns, but as lockdown eases and people leave homes empty Churchill is predicting a surge in property crime
  • £2.5 million of items were still stolen every day last year

 

Ahead of this Friday’s England vs Scotland game Churchill is warning homeowners to be extra vigilant as Fridays are burglars’ favourite day of the week. Friday sees 13 per cent1 more burglaries taking place compared to the average day, as criminals take advantage of empty homes.

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MARSS Group Selects Riyadh as its Hub for Middle East Capabilities

Project wins, service development and market opportunities help to fuel new ventures in the region, continuing the Group’s rapid growth.

Monaco, 16th June 2021, 8am CET – MARSS Group have expanded their operations within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, establishing a permanent entity in the region. Headquartered in Riyadh, the office is dedicated to providing delivery, implementation, training and service support for their infrastructure and asset protection offering. MARSS is an advocate of Vision 2030, the strategic framework to reduce Saudi Arabia’s dependence on oil, diversify its economy and develop public service sectors, and plans to create a strong Saudi focussed team.

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BookPick : Summer 2021

BookPick : Summer 2021

by BigJules

With the warmer weather well underway in the Northern Hemisphere (albeit somewhat variable) one of the great pleasures at this time of year is relaxing outdoors with a good book – and a chilled beverage. There must be hundreds of thousands of books that have been written about various aspects of the Second World War, from high geo-political strategy to the famous battleships of the day to the role of secret intelligence services. I particularly enjoy reading memoirs of the seamen who fought in this terrible conflict. In this BookPick I have selected three titles dealing, not with the steel goliaths of the age, but with the small boats and their crews, indomitably venturing into Neptune’s realm on daring missions.

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