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: Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:43:43 GMT

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Ukraine bailout 'credibility' boost (Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:39:09 GMT)
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UK car production at seven-year high (Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:31:38 GMT)
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Economist chooses first female editor (Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:10:14 GMT)
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Real stay top of football rich list (Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:11:40 GMT)
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VIDEO: Osborne against 'major tax rises' (Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:47:43 GMT)
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Cyber attacks worry Davos elites (Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:03:50 GMT)
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