Herald - Issue 458

v INDEPENDENT, LOCAL AND PROUD v 30th May 2024 • The HERALD • Page 67 BRYANT & CO Chartered Accountants & Business Advisers We provide a wide range of accounting and business services to individuals, partnerships and limited companies. We specialise in working with family owned businesses, providing guidance and advice as appropriate. Our services include: • Annual Accounts • Bookkeeping • VAT • Payroll and CIS • Personal and Corporate Tax Returns • Management Accounts • Business Advice • We also provide training on the use of Sage and Quickbooks, and the implementation of computerised and manual accounting systems. • Meetings can be arranged to suit your needs, including evenings and weekends if more convenient to you. • The initial meeting is free of charge, regardless of the length of time, as we believe it is important to develop a good working relationship from the outset. • All fees are agreed in advance of any work being undertaken. Please call Peter or Lisa on 023 8089 4982 to arrange a meeting to discuss your business needs. You can also contact Peter on 07976 808969, or email us at info@bryantandcompany.co.uk Have a look at our website www.bryantandcompany.co.uk for a fuller understanding of our business. ASK A PROFESSIONAL Barratt Homes Shows Commitment to Sustainability with Three Important Sponsorships Sustainable housebuilder, Barratt Homes, is highlighting its commitment to protecting the environment by signing up as sponsor for three important events in the region. The leading developer, which is building eco-friendly homes across the county, will be sponsoring the ‘Sustainable Development Project’ at the South Coast Property Awards; the ‘Sustainable Green Investment Award’ at the Hampshire Business Awards; and is also Ambassador for this year’s Big Sustainability Awards. It’s this incredible support which emphasises Barratt’s dedication to sustainability. e housebuilder is determined to be the leading national sustainable housebuilder and ensures its Building Sustainably Framework is deeply rooted in every business decision and day-to-day action it takes. James Dunne, Barratt Homes Managing Director, Southampton Division, said: “It’s critical that more organisations take steps to become more sustainable, and these three events will be highlighting the big players in that regard. At Barratt Homes sustainability is a top priority and we’re delighted to offer our support where we can.” Both the South Coast Property Awards and the Hampshire Business Awards are organised by the Business Magazine, and Barratt will be sponsoring one of the award categories at each event. e South Coast Property Awards’ ‘Sustainable Development Project’ prize will go to a ‘green building’ in the region and will be awarded to a property which promotes energy e ciency, reduces greenhouse gas emissions, and minimises the environmental impact. The Hampshire Business Awards’ ‘Sustainable Green Investment Award’ recognises businesses that have demonstrated a strong commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility through their investment strategies. e Big Sustainability Awards are organised by the Southern Sustainability Partnership, and, bringing together hundreds of professionals across the UK, will be rewarding the best sustainable practice in a commercial setting. For the second year running, Barratt Homes has signed up as Ambassador. James added: “We are looking forward to winners being announced at each ceremony later in the year.” is year’s South Coast Property Awards will take place on Thursday 6th June at the Hilton Southampton, Utilita Bowl; the Big Sustainability Awards on 26th September at the Leonardo Hotel, Southampton; and the Hampshire Business Awards on Thursday 21st November at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre. Barratt Homes is building sustainable homes across Hampshire