Super-deductible Telephony

Super-savings: While Covid has brought many challenges to both individuals and businesses, we’ve been looking specifically for the silver linings, and this is a big one (3-minute read). As part of the Budget 2021 and COVID-19 recovery plan, the government announced the introduction of the super-deduction tax relief on plant and machinery investments. This sounded […]

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PSTN Switch Off Update – May 2021

See the latest announcements regarding the PSTN Switch Off (1-minute read) BT are rolling out exchange upgrades up and down the UK. See below for the latest set of announced changes. Scheduled Upgrades Tranche 1a: scheduled for 29/06/2021 Tranche 1b and 2: scheduled for 05/10/2021 Tranche 3: scheduled for 25/01/2022 Tranche 4: scheduled for 29/04/2022  […]

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An Update from the MD

An update message from our Managing Director, Nick Stansfield, to our customers – Thursday 6th May 2021: Dear customer, I hope this finds you well. We’re edging ever closer to the next stage of restrictions lifting and looking forward to welcoming more of our staff back into the office. Our Senior Management Team has been working […]

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Is there anyone there?

Rage against the machines: Where are the humans when the computers say “no”? (4-minute read) Where is everybody? So much of what we do seems to be driven by machines, through our laptops and mobiles with as little human connection as possible; mass-produced content, generic emails, automated website confirmations, text updates. We’re provided with our […]

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Over £2100 raised to buy #Kit4Kids

Closing the digital divide: Team PCG’s second step challenge raised money to support #Kit4Kids projects bringing laptops to learners in the community! (2-minute read) Earlier this year, Team PCG stepped it up with another team charity challenge! Different from last year’s step challenge, this time we split into teams and raced head-to-head to be the front […]

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An Update from the MD

An update message from our Managing Director, Nick Stansfield, to our customers – Monday 12th April 2021: Dear customer, I trust you are keeping well and in good spirits as we progress along the roadmap for lifting lockdown. “Stage two” of the government’s plan becomes effective today, allowing more businesses to reopen as well as the return of shops, […]

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Are you ready, Wales?

GP Surgery Requirements in Wales: We review the Access to in-hours GMS Services Standards and what impact this is due to have on Welsh Surgeries. (3-minute read) As you may already be aware, the Welsh Government published a set of standards affecting the functionality of surgery telephony solutions to be in place by March 2021. […]

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An Update from the MD

An update message from our Managing Director, Nick Stansfield, to our customers – Monday 3rd March 2021: Dear customer, I hope you are keeping well and safe and that the government’s announcement last week brought you something to look forward to.  We’ve been considering the roadmap for Premier Choice Group in conjunction with the easing […]

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Is COVID-19 here to stay?

The chance for change: With the announcement of another new Coronavirus variant under investigation, we’ve been wondering if COVID-19 is here to stay and what businesses can do to co-exist alongside it (4-minute read) Last year, as the first lockdown was gradually lifting, we considered whether or not businesses would return to their past ways […]

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Team PCG’s #Kit4Kids Campaign

Steps to bring laptops to learners: the team at Premier Choice Group are racing against each other in a head-to-head step challenge whilst raising money to help end the digital divide! (2-minute read) Following in the footsteps of last year’s team mission to keep our staff motivated, sane and active while raising money for the NHS […]

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