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: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 08:42:17 GMT

UK growth in first quarter falls to 0.1%, says ONS (Fri, 27 Apr 2018 08:41:13 GMT)
GDP growth fell to 0.1% in the first quarter, official figures show. 

Proportion of mums in work 'up 50% since mid-1970s' (Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:45:09 GMT)
But the increases have been largest among the partners of higher-earning men, says the IFS. 

Car park penalty tickets at record high (Fri, 27 Apr 2018 03:46:32 GMT)
Management firms issue 5.65m notices to British drivers in a year, according to the RAC Foundation. 

RBS profit trebles as costs fall (Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:33:55 GMT)
The majority state-owned bank reports a quarterly profit of £792m as it continues its recovery. 

Amazon's sales surge and profits double (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 21:56:50 GMT)
The online retailer beat expectations with a 43% rise in revenues during the first quarter. 

Rail passengers suffer 'misery', say MPs (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 23:03:07 GMT)
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Australia's Crown casino fined for 'blanking' slot machines (Fri, 27 Apr 2018 03:05:12 GMT)
Crown casino's penalty for slot machine tampering may be the largest of its kind, advocates say. 

TSB chaos: 'We are on our knees,' says boss (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:15:02 GMT)
But the bank's chief tells the BBC it will "come back fighting” after more than six days of IT chaos. 

Poundworld adds to retail gloom (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:46:47 GMT)
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Waterstones bookshop chain sold to Elliott Advisors (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:32:14 GMT)
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Wembley: Football Association offered £900m to sell national football stadium (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:55:08 GMT)
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Facebook's Zuckerberg faces formal summons from MPs (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:44:19 GMT)
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Lionel Messi wins fight to register himself as trademark (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:14:12 GMT)
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Designers say it's first time a machine of this kind has been able to carry people in a functioning vehicle. 

TSB boss Paul Pester says bank is on its knees over IT chaos (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:02:39 GMT)
Paul Pester told BBC Radio 5 live that the ongoing chaos has been 'unacceptable'. 

How to Hanami: Chasing Japan's cherry blossom season (Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:12:23 GMT)
Japan's cherry blossom festival is a short-lived spring experience that draws millions of visitors. 

Can tariffs really save an industry? (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:48:43 GMT)
As trade tariff controversies continue, US pencil-makers say levies on Chinese imports saved their businesses. 

The senior citizens taking on coding (Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:50:36 GMT)
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'I shouldn't have to police Facebook' (Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:54:50 GMT)
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Video game loot boxes declared illegal under Belgium gambling laws (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:04:57 GMT)
The Belgium Gaming Commission finds video game loot boxes violate its gambling legislation. 

Galileo: UK plan to launch rival to EU sat-nav system (Wed, 25 Apr 2018 10:57:45 GMT)
The UK is looking at its own sat-nav system if the EU locks it out of Galileo because of Brexit. 

Coal to solar (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 23:13:39 GMT)
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Cut-price genes (Thu, 26 Apr 2018 23:08:39 GMT)
Low-cost genetic testing coupled with health data analysis is promising to transform medicine. 

Teenage money mule (Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:07:14 GMT)
One young woman tells the BBC how she let her bank account be used for money-laundering scam. 

#MeToo at work (Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:07:49 GMT)
How companies deal with cases of sexual harassment in the workplace is being scrutinised like never before. 

Where's the beef? (Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:12:09 GMT)
The meat industry, a major contributor to CO2 emissions and deforestation, is facing competition. 

Makeup makeover (Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:09:05 GMT)
Australian entrepreneurship Jo Horgan turned a love of makeup into 87-strong chain of cosmetics stores. 

Brazilian saga (Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:55:45 GMT)
Brazil's Odebrecht scandal is one of the biggest corporate corruption cases in history. 

Three-way fight (Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:34:06 GMT)
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Race management (Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:08:24 GMT)
This weekend's London Marathon will make 90,000 compostable cups available for runners. 

Solar sailing (Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:14:04 GMT)
How can you create public transport in the jungle without polluting it? The isolated Achuar peoples of Ecuador have created an ingenious solution. 

Robo farmers (Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:04:08 GMT)
Farmers are working on robotic solutions due to a shortage of human workers to pick difficult crops. 

Recession risk (Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:09:17 GMT)
The World Trade Organization faces challenges on two fronts that threaten the way it does business. 

Heartbreak hotel (Wed, 18 Apr 2018 21:31:38 GMT)
Chris Richardson's life fell apart after the bank took his hotel and sold it to its own property division. 

Distraction tactics (Tue, 17 Apr 2018 23:05:31 GMT)
What should parents say to teenagers who seem to be playing on their computers more than revising for exams? 

Ninjas and nanobots (Mon, 16 Apr 2018 23:33:51 GMT)
Is the fusion of biology and technology speeding us towards a synthetic future? 

Tentative steps (Sun, 15 Apr 2018 23:20:49 GMT)
The fitness tracking firm, co-founded by James Park, has been struggling in a more competitive market. 

Braking news (Sat, 14 Apr 2018 23:50:15 GMT)
Automatic braking systems could save 1,000 lives on the UK's roads over the next decade. 

Coffee trends (Fri, 13 Apr 2018 20:48:59 GMT)
Coffee in five charts: How coffee drinking varies around the world. 

Bug hunters (Thu, 12 Apr 2018 23:00:25 GMT)
Big rewards are available for hackers who can spot when websites have got their coding wrong. 

Roadblock ahead? (Wed, 11 Apr 2018 23:04:28 GMT)
A good Brexit deal will be vital to the continuing health of the UK car industry say observers. 

Safe home (Tue, 10 Apr 2018 23:15:32 GMT)
The Harry Potter author is running an international campaign to stop children being isolated in poor-quality institutions. 

'600 apps had my data' (Mon, 09 Apr 2018 23:05:09 GMT)
Data harvesting is a multi-billion dollar industry privacy campaigners believe is far too opaque. 

Smoothie operator (Sun, 08 Apr 2018 23:00:21 GMT)
Richard Reed, one of the co-founders of smoothie firm Innocent, looks back on the company's meteoric growth.