News & Events

06/01/2014 - New Head Office - Folkestone

We are delighted to announce the purchase of our new Head Office situated at 20 Church Street, Folkestone.

Our new office, which provides us with 5 times the amount of office space, will allow us to meet growing demand whilst ensuring we have additional office space for future expansion and possible sub leasing to businesses which would complement Planancy services.


Planancy Ltd,
20 Church Street,
CT20 1SE

Tel: 01303 227 338

02/09/2013 - New London Office

Planancy is pleased to announce the opening of a brand-new London office based within walking distance of Kings Cross station.
This expansion will allow us to meet growing demand whilst ensuring we have the professional resources required in the capital to further serve new and existing clients.


Planancy Ltd,
25-28 Field Street,

Tel: 0207 837 7746

BBC Business News Updated: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:42:45 GMT

First US shale gas arrives at Ineos plant in Scotland (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:19:05 GMT)
The first shipment of US shale gas is arriving in Scotland amid fierce debate about the future of fracking in the UK. 

Workless figures show North-South divide getting starker (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:52:18 GMT)
Figures on the concentration of workless households in the UK suggest that the North-South divide may be getting even more stark. 

WTO cuts trade forecast by a third (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:28:57 GMT)
The World Trade Organization cuts its global trade forecast to 1.7% - which would make 2016 the slowest period of growth since 2009. 

Deutsche Bank shares fall further to fresh low (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:27:58 GMT)
Shares in troubled Deutsche Bank have fallen even further to a new low of €10.22. 

Air France workers on trial in shirt-ripping case (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:02:25 GMT)
Fifteen Air France employees go on trial almost a year after two company executives had their shirts torn from their backs at a jobs meeting. 

Banker 'corrupted by boys' jollies perks' (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:39:54 GMT)
A banker who oversaw business loan losses of £245m provided loans to people he worked with for free travel and access to a credit card, it has been claimed. 

Women a 'distinct minority' among highest-paid in the UK (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:05:25 GMT)
There are very few women among the richest people in the UK and other OECD countries, according to a report published by the London School of Economics. 

Holiday spending: Over-50s 'go cruising, while young tighten belts' (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:05:04 GMT)
People over the age of 50 are spending more and more on holidays - including cruises - while younger people are travelling less, a study for Saga says. profit boosted by plus-size and petite ranges (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:29:17 GMT)
Online retailer Boohoo has seen its profit boosted by strong sales, particularly in its plus-size and petite ranges. 

Customers 'bewildered and fearful' about use of their data (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:05:15 GMT)
Nine in 10 people have no idea what companies do with the personal information the firms hold about them, says the Chartered Institute of Marketing. 

FTSE 100 and pound lose more ground (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:23:55 GMT)
London's shares slide in morning trade, dashing hopes of a recovery from Monday's widespread sell-off. 

Sale of Kodi 'fully-loaded' streaming boxes faces legal test (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:04:52 GMT)
A legal case concerning the sale of video-streaming set-top boxes on which subscription content can be accessed for free begins on Tuesday. 

Australia shelves backpacker tax plan (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:08:16 GMT)
The Australian government scraps a plan to impose a 32.5% tax on backpacker workers. 

US hits Chinese firm with sanctions over North Korea ties (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:55:57 GMT)
The US puts sanctions on a Chinese company and four executives alleged to have helped North Korea's nuclear programme. 

Anger in China over peer-to-peer lending losses (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:39:02 GMT)
Anger has been boiling over in China over the controversial practice known as peer-to-peer lending, with investors in one firm saying they have lost tens of millions. 

Hyundai strike threatens car company's bottom line (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:38:18 GMT)
On Monday, nearly 50,000 unionised workers at Hyundai held their first nationwide strike in more than a decade, action that could hit the car company's bottom line. 

Concentrix: 'Suicidal calls' made to tax credits firm (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:07:48 GMT)
A firm used by the government to cut tax credit payments has received calls from "suicidal" clients, the Victoria Derbyshire programme has been told. 

Is the party over for free wi-fi in cafes? (Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:48:50 GMT)
Many small cafes are rethinking free wi-fi in a bid to keep afloat - is the party about to be over for free wi-fi? 

Is your phone taking over your life? (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:29:22 GMT)
5 Love asks listeners if they are addicted to their smartphone after a study has found that over a third of people regularly check their mobiles at night. 

CEO Secrets: Levi Roots shares his tips for success (Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:55:14 GMT)
Levi Roots, the food entrepreneur famous for his sauce, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out. 

China's economic down is my biggest fear, says Rogoff (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:04:31 GMT)
Ken Rogoff, former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, says the world's second largest economy is slowing much faster than official figures suggest. 

South Africa's second-hand toy rental market (Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:47:21 GMT)
The Smart Toy Club collects, sterilises and rents old toys to new customers. 

BBC iPlayer login will be required from 2017 (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:08:43 GMT)
All users of the BBC's iPlayer service will have to log in with personal accounts in order to use the service from early 2017. 

Is anyone really drilling earphone jacks into their iPhone? (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:34:59 GMT)
A prank YouTube "instructional" video on how to drill a headphone jack into the iPhone 7 racks up 10 million views, and may have ruined a few phones. 

Third-party ownership (Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:58:30 GMT)
What is third-party ownership and why is it banned in football? 

The drugs don't work (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:04:42 GMT)
The lucrative counterfeit drugs trade causes hundreds of thousands of deaths every year. Technology can help fight it, but are big pharma and governments doing enough? 

Arnold Palmer: How golfer defined sports marketing (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:17:33 GMT)
How golfer Arnold Palmer defined the relationship between sport and brands, becoming the first sportsman to use his fame to build a business empire. 

Football's first lady (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:37:13 GMT)
Fifa secretary general Fatma Samoura says more must be done to make all elements of the football industry more open to women and minorities. 

Satellite dreams (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:26:02 GMT)
Monday's successful launch of eight satellites into space proves India's commercial space programme is booming, writes Yogita Limaye. 

Saving Eurovision (Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:49:58 GMT)
A profile of technology boss Matthew Prince, whose company Cloudflare protects four million websites, including those of banks, the Eurovision Song Contest, and many in the adult entertainment industry. 

Prize catch (Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:20:46 GMT)
The BBC's James Badcock examines how activists doggedly pursued their country's former economy minister and IMF chief, Rodrigo Rato, over corruption claims. 

Baby-sized pension? (Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:59:52 GMT)
Many stay-at-home parents have no proper pension provision - so what can they do to maximise their retirement savings? 

Clothes by the kilo (Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:59:59 GMT)
Anyone over thirty-five might look at you blankly if you mention vintage kilo sales, but they are increasingly popular with teenagers and students looking for cheap, fashionable clothing. 

Get off my land! (Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:03:44 GMT)
Up to a billion people in Africa derive their main income from farming, but many get embroiled in disputes over whether they really own their land. Can tech help? 

Bonanza for Bosnia (Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:07:07 GMT)
Bosnia's biggest foreign investment by a Dubai-based property developer is causing some unease amongst locals. But the country needs all the help it can get. 

Wealth divide (Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:05:10 GMT)
As Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt prepare to untie the knot, they will become clients of a very lucrative industry providing divorces for the super-rich. 

Playing with trust (Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:38:57 GMT)
A marketing hoax of a "fired employee" going berserk with a company's Twitter account goes viral - but how effective is it when advertising plays with people's trust? 

Saving honey bees (Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:06:42 GMT)
A look at the tech firms helping to save and protect the honey bee, as numbers of the vital pollinators continue to fall sharply around the world. 

Women at the top (Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:08:42 GMT)
GSK has announced Emma Walmsley will be its next chief executive, taking the total of women running FTSE one hundred companies to seven. So who are the other six? 

Future models (Mon, 19 Sep 2016 23:04:52 GMT)
As London's autumn fashion week wraps up, what has it told us about the way the fashion industry is changing?