Entries by Lianne Moir

Growing Your Property With Your Business

We’ve seen many of our clients grow their businesses with new and existing clients over our past 12 months of trading. With increased staff levels spilling out of already tight office space and expanding production/storage space needed to meet orders, it’s quite tempting to move out and into a larger property. However, with the current […]

Major Development Of Former World-Famous Manufacturing Site In Coventry

New life is being breathed into the former site of a world-famous manufacturer in Coventry with a major speculative development to help meet an acute lack of industrial property space in the city. Leading commercial property company The Wigley Group is building 65,000 sq ft of high-quality industrial units on land which once housed the […]

The Wigley Group Joins Coventry & Warwickshire MIPIM Partnership

A Coventry-based property group which has recently sold a major retail business park believes the city is a growing target for major investors.   James Davies, managing director of the Wigley Group – a commercial property, risk and construction company – believes the company’s recent £5 million sale of Vantage Park to a property trust is […]

The Benefits and Challenges of a University Placement

What are the benefits of a 12-month sandwich placement? University placements are an essential part of a degree course as they give students the opportunity to put the theory learnt in lecture halls into practice within a real-life work environment. Placements help to improve student professionalism and accelerate student maturity, as you branch out into […]

Tax Codes Explained Simply

Do you understand your tax code? Do you check that it’s correct? Do you even know what it is? Being involved with a company payroll it’s apparent that not everyone understands their own code. Even if you’re a Director of your own company, you’re still an employee and it’s always good to understand the numbers […]

New Entrance At Warwick Racecourse Unveiled

The new main entrance at Warwick Racecourse has been unveiled on one of its biggest racedays of the year. Racegoers attending The Gentleman’s Raceday featuring The Betway Kingmaker Novices’ Chase on Saturday, February 10, enjoyed a warmer welcome as the first to officially go through the improved turnstiles. The new-look entrance fronted by a public […]

Wigley Building and Development Expands To Support Growth

The construction arm of a leading commercial property company based in Coventry is building on a strong foundation year by extending its management team. Wigley Building and Development has increased its number of senior staff, including site managers, quantity surveyors and project managers, to 12 within its first 12 months. It was established in May […]

The Wigley Group Appoints New Chairman and Managing Director

The managing director of a leading commercial property company based in Coventry has been appointed chairman ten years since the position was last held by his late father. Robert Wigley is taking on the new role at The Wigley Group which was founded by his father, John, in 1964 as an agricultural plant hire company […]

Layers of Peeling Paint

The layers of peeling paint inside a redundant factory are testament to the years of production on a famous Coventry site. For many at The Wigley Group there are bitter sweet emotions as The Top Shop, the oldest building within the company’s portfolio, is being demolished to create Edgwick Point and open a new chapter […]

Certainty In An Uncertain World!

Sounds like an impossible dream? Then usually, it probably is! The one thing that is certain, is that there appears to be ever increasing numbers needing it these days! The insurance industry, and its shareholders, would dearly love certainty, but the fact is, the entire industry is based upon the uncertainties of life, the sudden […]