Gateway Family Services Entrust Guardian24 To Protect Outreach Teams

by Mick Friendon 15/08/2016
Guardian24 - the UK and Ireland's leading lone worker protection provider, have been entrusted to protect Gateway Family Services' outreach staff via Smartphone apps. As a Community Interest Company, Gateway Family Services works with the NHS and Local Authorities to provide health and well-being services to communities in Birmingham and the West Midlands. These services […]

Hickleys Code Service Goes From Strength To Strength

by Mick Friendon 14/08/2016
When carrying out vehicle key programming one of the initial considerations is how are you going to get the vehicle security code and maybe the mechanical key cut code? The Hickleys code service offers security pincodes, key cut codes, Immobiliser Codes, Radio Codes & EKA Codes via a simple online system using the VRM (Registration Number) […]


Castel IP Intercom Chosen For Redeveloped Mersey Wharf Business Park

by Mick Friendon 12/08/2016
Mersey Wharf is a 33-acre Business Park and Wharf in Bromborough. Located on the Wirral in northwest England, the rejuvenated facility has adopted two-way IP audio-video intercom designed and manufactured by Castel. Security at the site is at a premium and the operators needed an IP-addressable solution at a main entrance station where visitors can […]

Comelit’s IP Video Surveillance Solution Installed At Major Restaurant Chain

by Mick Friendon 11/08/2016
A McDonald's restaurant within a retail park in County Durham is using an IP CCTV system supplied by Comelit UK. Systems integrators See-AV are installing a 32-camera network video system, including a 36-channel NVR, for recording images. McDonald's is currently refurbishing hundreds of its premises across the UK including the option to order food from […]


Chris Valentino Joins Xvision To Expand Project Division

by Mick Friendon 10/08/2016
Chris Valentino has joined Xvision as Head of Business Development. A Y3K company, Xvision designs CCTV, networking, access control and door entry products from its Surrey headquarters. Chris will be expanding Xvision's reach as the company continues to serve value-added distributors and installers working on major projects. He comes to Xvision after performing a similar […]
Colin Campbell Sales Director Codelocks

Codelocks Continues Global Expansion With Promotion Of Colin Campbell To Newly-Created Sales Director Position On The Board

by Mick Friendon 09/08/2016
Digital lock designer and manufacturer Codelocks has promoted Colin Campbell to its board of directors in charge of worldwide sales, responsible for business growth across the Codelocks group. The group consists of Codelocks UK, USA, and Australia, and encompasses all of the access control product ranges. In his new role, Colin will focus on aligning […]


Drivers Urged Not To Stop For Anything Other Than Marked Police Vehicle

by Mick Friendon 08/08/2016
Following a second theft of a vehicle on a motorway in Essex this week, police are advising motorists not to pull over if requested to do so by anything other than a marked police vehicle. This warning follows a second theft between junctions 28 and 27 on the anti-clockwise M25 at around 14:10 on Monday, […]

Have You Registered For The Tradelocks Open Day?

by Mick Friendon 07/08/2016
With a cohort of industry experts and manufacturers announced; discounts and deals on almost every product range, free training, free beer and a free BBQ, Tradelocks Open Day is set to be one of the biggest events in the locksmith calendar! Taking place on Saturday the 20th of August at Tradelocks HQ in Greater Manchester, […]


Key To Success

by Mick Friendon 05/08/2016
Hickleys, the vehicle key programming specialist, are explaining the opportunities in vehicle keys at two presentations being held in Milton Keynes and Leeds this month. The ability to copy or program vehicle keys and remotes adds additional business for key cutters, auto locksmiths and anyone looking to offer a nes service alongside their existing business. The […]

Expand Your Business Into Safe Opening

by Mick Friendon 04/08/2016
At the Hickleys training academy we offer high quality training on all types of Domestic, commercial and Auto locksmithing skills, our trainers are active locksmiths ensuring their knowledge and skills are current and cutting edge, being technical leaders in their chosen subject you will receive the best possible training and be able to put your […]