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Cyber criminals target academies – what you need to know - March 7, 2017
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Academies are being warned to stay on high alert following “numerous reports” of attempted cyber fraud. Fraudsters are posing as Government officials in order to trick people into installing ransomware that encrypts files on victims’ computers, according to Action Fraud. … Continue reading Cyber criminals target academies – what you need to know


NAO criticises academy trusts that ‘ignore conflicts of interest’ - January 20, 2017
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The head of the National Audit Office (NAO) has criticised academy trusts that ignore conflicts of interest and has told MPs that so-called ‘whistle-blowers’ play an important part in uncovering the actions of ‘rogue academies’. Sir Amyas Morse of the … Continue reading NAO criticises academy trusts that ‘ignore conflicts of interest’


Academy accounting concerns highlighted by NAO report - January 20, 2017
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The Department for Education (DfE) has been told that its accounts on academies lack “truth and fairness”, following an investigation by the National Audit Office (NAO). The Government watchdog said the DfE group’s financial statements have a level of error … Continue reading Academy accounting concerns highlighted by NAO report


DfE warns one per cent pay rise could cost schools £250million a year - January 20, 2017
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An increase in teachers’ pay of just one per cent could cost schools more than £250million a year, the Department for Education (DfE) has warned. The DfE added that schools would have to foot the bill out of their own … Continue reading DfE warns one per cent pay rise could cost schools £250million a year


Academy trusts will need to publish financial records under new DfE scheme - December 14, 2016
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The Government will publish the financial records of academy trusts in a bid to improve transparency, accountability and financial oversight in the public sector, a report has revealed. The education Select Committee has issued a sample of the ‘new look’ … Continue reading Academy trusts will need to publish financial records under new DfE scheme


Grammars get boost, but no funding on radar for established schools - December 14, 2016
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The Government has confirmed a £50 million annual capital investment to deliver new grammar schools in 2017, but there will be no current school funding boost this year. Chancellor Philip Hammond said that the funding would be allocated from the … Continue reading Grammars get boost, but no funding on radar for established schools


Calls for teachers’ pay rises to be capped at one per cent - December 14, 2016
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The education secretary has called for teachers’ pay rises to be capped at an average of one per cent next year. Secretary Justine Greening said there remains a “strong case for continued pay restraint in the public sector”. The announcement … Continue reading Calls for teachers’ pay rises to be capped at one per cent


Academy trust ‘health checks’ are upon us - November 25, 2016
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The schools commissioner, Sir David Carter, will roll out formal academy trust health checks from January 2017, a report has revealed. The commissioner also plans to run pilot health checks at more than 30 trusts before the end of the … Continue reading Academy trust ‘health checks’ are upon us


Public sector severance pay cap will cost schools, warns union - November 25, 2016
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Schools will face more costly employment tribunals if the Government go ahead with plans to clamp down on generous exit packages, a union leader has warned. The Treasury said it will be ratifying a £95,000 cap on severance payments following … Continue reading Public sector severance pay cap will cost schools, warns union


DfE free school initiative receives £2billion funding injection - November 25, 2016
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The Department for Education (DfE) has invested £2billion in purchasing new school sites, under its pledge to deliver 500 new free schools to the UK within the next few years. A newly created property company, called LocatED, will take over … Continue reading DfE free school initiative receives £2billion funding injection



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Financial Services for Mortgages & Loans  – based in Swindon
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“The Fish Partnership are always there, always to hand. If I have any queries, I get an answer straight away. They have removed the headache for us and look after our business in a friendly, approachable, thorough manner.” Financial Services for Mortgages & Loans  – based in Swindon
“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!”

“I take their advice because I feel I can trust them, and feel very comfortable with them. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to someone else.”

Development of building projects – based in Staines
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“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!” “I take their advice because I feel I can trust them, and feel very comfortable with them. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to someone else.” Development of building projects – based in Staines
"The team at Fish Partnership really took the time to get to know the business in order to complete the audit as smoothly as possible. I would definitely recommend them to any subsidiary firm in need of a specialised accountant."

Healthcare Diagnostics and IT solutions company – based in Windsor
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"The team at Fish Partnership really took the time to get to know the business in order to complete the audit as smoothly as possible. I would definitely recommend them to any subsidiary firm in need of a specialised accountant." Healthcare Diagnostics and IT solutions company – based in Windsor
“We know we can contact Fish straight away if there is a problem. They talk you through everything you need to consider. We have a good relationship with them so we feel able to go to them for advice and just to talk things through.”

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“We know we can contact Fish straight away if there is a problem. They talk you through everything you need to consider. We have a good relationship with them so we feel able to go to them for advice and just to talk things through.” “We are grateful that they are able to give us all the facts. They know our business so well and we are comfortable chatting to them about it.” Corian Specialist Services – based in Leighton Buzzard
“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!”

“I take their advice because I feel I can trust them, and feel very comfortable with them. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to someone else.”

Development of building projects – based in Staines
2015-03-30T11:40:53+00:00
“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!” “I take their advice because I feel I can trust them, and feel very comfortable with them. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to someone else.” Development of building projects – based in Staines
“You don’t always think about how much you rely on a good accountant until a bad one lets you down, and you get a big shock. I knew that The Fish Partnership would provide a highly credible, consistent and competent service.”

Business & Marketing Consultants – Based in High Wycombe
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Office & Stationary Suppliers – based in High Wycombe
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“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for eight years now and they manage all our accounting processes, from VAT and payroll to general bookkeeping and credit control. “We like the fact they have longevity with their staff and have a great approach to business and to client relationships. There have been certain business challenges where I have had to pick up the phone to them or arrange a meeting for advice and they have always taken a very active and caring approach. They never make you feel like you are imposing, and we have recommended them often.” Office & Stationary Suppliers – based in High Wycombe
“Martin Sheehy came to see us and we found him very impressive. His integrity spoke for itself and that’s what you want from an accountant - someone who will do what he says.”

Bespoke Furniture Manufacturers – based in High Wycombe
2015-03-30T12:23:53+00:00
“Martin Sheehy came to see us and we found him very impressive. His integrity spoke for itself and that’s what you want from an accountant - someone who will do what he says.” Bespoke Furniture Manufacturers – based in High Wycombe
“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for 25 years now and they do our annual accounts. We go back to them year after year because they are trustworthy, they offer good value for money and when it comes to discussing our accounts, we get a visit from a partner at the firm. You probably wouldn’t get that with a lot of companies. They are all very friendly.”

UK supplier of metal pre-treatment chemical control systems – based in Princes Risborough
2015-09-09T11:42:15+00:00
“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for 25 years now and they do our annual accounts. We go back to them year after year because they are trustworthy, they offer good value for money and when it comes to discussing our accounts, we get a visit from a partner at the firm. You probably wouldn’t get that with a lot of companies. They are all very friendly.” UK supplier of metal pre-treatment chemical control systems – based in Princes Risborough
“The Fish Partnership has been doing our full audit for about 10 years. We find the team there very approachable, friendly, and extremely good at their job. They helped us out with the merger a couple of years ago, for example, and their professionalism helped it to go very smoothly.”

Environmental Services  - based in Reading
2015-09-09T12:52:08+00:00
“The Fish Partnership has been doing our full audit for about 10 years. We find the team there very approachable, friendly, and extremely good at their job. They helped us out with the merger a couple of years ago, for example, and their professionalism helped it to go very smoothly.” Environmental Services  - based in Reading

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