Archives for February 2014

Peugeot UK announce appointment of new managing director

Peugeot Motor Company has announced the appointment of Stéphane Le Guevel as their new UK managing director.  He is currently managing director of Peugeot’s China operation and takes up his new position in the UK from April.

Jardine Motors Group announce partnership with Whizz-Kidz

Mark Herbert, Jardine Motors Group chief executive, revealed a new mobility vehicle for Whizz-Kidz that allow the children’s charity to deliver wheelchairs throughout the UK.

UK House Price Index continues to rise

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published the UK House Price Index for December 2013 showing an increase by 5.5% compared with a year earlier.  The average UK house price has now reached £250,000.  House prices grew by 5.7% in England, 4.8% in Wales, 0.5% in Scotland and 4.8% in Northern Ireland.  London continues to see the highest rise with growth in London (12.3%), the East (4.6%) and the West Midlands (4.3%).