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: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:15:13 GMT

Heathrow expansion decision imminent (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:09:52 GMT)
The government is set to announce later its long-awaited decision on airport expansion, with Heathrow considered the favourite. 

Model train prices are rising because of pound's devaluation (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:14:15 GMT)
The pound's recent devaluation after June's Brexit vote has already led to some price rises, and model railways are one business feeling the effects. 

Ceta talks: EU and Canada hold out hope for trade deal (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:18:02 GMT)
The European Union and Canada say they remain hopeful for their landmark trade deal Ceta, despite three Belgian regions led by Wallonia blocking it. 

Tata replaces Cyrus Mistry as chairman with Ratan Tata (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:47:32 GMT)
Tata Sons board replaces Cyrus Mistry as chairman and sets up a selection committee to find a permanent replacement. 

Government to review 'fixed-odds' gambling machines (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:26:46 GMT)
Ministers announce a review into controversial fixed odds betting terminals to "minimise" the risk of harm from gambling. 

Manufacturing exports boosted by pound (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:58:56 GMT)
Manufacturing exports receive a significant boost from the weakness of sterling, according to the the latest report from the CBI. 

Tax awareness needed as deadline looms (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:02:45 GMT)
People wishing to file their tax return on paper face a looming deadline, but flexible workers in the self-assessment system need to be aware of the rules. 

Hilton unveils sale of 25% stake to China's HNA (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:33:58 GMT)
Chinese conglomerate HNA acquires a 25% stake in hotel group Hilton as part of its efforts to become a 'global tourism business.' 

Webcams used to attack Reddit and Twitter recalled (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:21:14 GMT)
Home webcams that were hijacked to help knock popular websites offline last week are being recalled in the US. 

US to examine AT&T deal to buy Time Warner (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:39:50 GMT)
US lawmakers and both presidential candidates have raised questions about AT&T's deal to buy Time Warner for $85.4bn (£70bn). 

Game's PlayStation VR demo charges spark anger (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:55:53 GMT)
Gamers have complained about video game retailer Game's decision to charge for demos of Sony's new PlayStation Virtual Reality headset. 

Philips reports 18% profit rise on strong health sales (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:45:56 GMT)
Dutch electronics firm Philips sees third-quarter profits jump after posting strong sales in its health businesses. 

Hanjin shares tumble on closure of Europe business (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:59:06 GMT)
Shares in embattled South Korean shipper Hanjin tumble as the firm says it will close its European business. 

Child refugees in Turkey making clothes for UK shops (Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:14:50 GMT)
Clothes made by child refugees in Turkey are ending up among those sold by leading British brands, a Panorama investigation reveals. 

'Freelance exporting' to China (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:11:56 GMT)
The growing trade of expatriate Chinese retail consultants who export Australian goods to China. 

Student start-ups are 'next big thing' in Tanzania (Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:38:12 GMT)
How Tanzania's young entrepreneurs are being supported and nurtured. 

My Shop: '6p a minute' cafe thrives in north of England (Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:48:59 GMT)
The My Shop series visits Ziferblat in Manchester, a kind of cafe that charges you six pence a minute for the time you spend there. 

Leanne Wood: Vital we rebuild Wales after Brexit vote (Sat, 22 Oct 2016 14:02:48 GMT)
Wales must "rebuild and renew" after the UK voted to leave the European Union, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood tells her party's conference. 

CEO Secrets: Tattoo queen Kat Von D (Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:00:50 GMT)
Tattoo parlour boss and cosmetics entrepreneur Kat Von D shares her CEO Secrets. 

Bringing up baby: pocket prams to pods (Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:46:36 GMT)
Parents spend hundreds, or maybe thousands, of pounds on goods for their new born children. What is on the market, and is it worth it? 

How can investors tap in to Nigeria's diaspora? (Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:46:27 GMT)
Remittances could prove to be a vast resource for Nigerian businesses and government-funded projects. 

24 hours beneath the Heathrow Airport flight path (Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:17:37 GMT)
Reporter Divya Talwar spends 24 hours with a family living beneath the Heathrow flight path, for the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme. 

'I return half of what I buy'  (Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:38:15 GMT)
Shops are "struggling to cope" with the amount of items customers return, with a quarter of it unfit for resale, new figures suggest. 

Hotel Chocolat is selling more 'hedonistic' treats (Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:21:19 GMT)
Hotel Chocolat is selling more of its premium treats by encouraging more people to order indulgent gifts online. 

Airport expansion (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:07:50 GMT)
The decision whether to opt for a new runway at Heathrow or Gatwick is the latest chapter in a 50-year saga - but how much have the delays cost the UK economy? 

Now what? (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:06:21 GMT)
These days there's no shortage of things to keep you awake at night, whatever your politics. So what's the best way to handle all that uncertainty? 

Clicks and bricks (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:03:15 GMT)
The building industry has not been known for digital innovation, but virtual reality design and project management software are changing perceptions. 

Media merger (Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:45:49 GMT)
US telecoms giant AT&T plans to buy entertainment group Time Warner - what will that mean for consumers? 

Cartoon king (Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:44 GMT)
A profile of Canadian business leader Michael Donovan, who after winning a best documentary Oscar for producing hit film Bowling for Columbine, went on to establish cartoon giant DHX Media. 

On your behalf (Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:09:04 GMT)
The concept of shopping via a daigou is booming in China, with people employing them in Australia to get their hands on goods such as baby milk formula. 

Sew to survive  (Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:04:18 GMT)
Panorama has gone undercover in Istanbul and found evidence that Syrian refugee children are making clothes for leading British brands. 

Why not both?  (Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:59:28 GMT)
Theo Leggett looks at the case for expanding both Heathrow and Gatwick airports 

Cot, crib or pod?  (Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:46:50 GMT)
Buying a cot is not an easy process, the choices are endless. Add in the dozens of "sleep aids" available and parents can spend a huge amount of money. 

Robot rage (Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:49:10 GMT)
Will human drivers take advantage of driverless cars' safety-first caution and simply ignore them? 

E-state agent (Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:46:35 GMT)
Their flat fees are less than those charged by traditional High Street agents, attracting customers and investors alike, but do online agents offer good value? 

'I wanted to believe'  (Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:37:13 GMT)
Your stories of being tricked out of money by con artists posing as romantic partners. 

Itchy business (Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:14:58 GMT)
A growing number of head lice removal firms have set up in recent years as a response to the fact that the insects are increasingly resistant to over-the-counter chemical treatments. 

Mind games (Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:17:53 GMT)
Sports psychiatrist Prof Steve Peters is offering his Olympic-winning expertise to firms who want to work more efficiently. 

Your own boss?  (Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:36:19 GMT)
Being self-employed is a way of life for almost five million UK workers, with some choosing to work independently, while others are being forced to adopt it. 

'Things are changing' (Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:09:26 GMT)
How can more women break through India's glass ceiling to take on senior and board level roles? 

Trade deals (Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:25:16 GMT)
Elmar Brok, who chairs the European Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee, says the UK will have to negotiate its divorce agreement before its future relationship. 

Fur real? (Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:04:37 GMT)
What difference will new welfare measures make to standards on Europe's fur farms?