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Argyll & Bute purchase Stopford’s Facility Booking System

Argyll and Bute Council have purchased Stopford’s Facility Booking System to manage a variety of resources and rooms. The Scottish Council of Argyll and Bute sought a flexible and scalable facility booking system. The council […]

Jenny Dempster 13th September 2017

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Stopford move into new offices

After months of regeneration, refurbishment and planning, Stopford have moved into their new offices at the Steam Mill in Chester. The move comes after significant expansion in the Stopford team, with seven new members of […]

Jenny Dempster 31st August 2017

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Online booking for holiday activities

School holidays can bring with them weeks of exciting free time for school children and for some parents, weeks of activity planning and booking. Many parents are keen to get their child’s place on holiday […]

Jenny Dempster 07th August 2017

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How to promote a course or event online

It might be a course you’re running, an event you have coming up next month or even a whole schedule of children’s holiday activities that need booking up, but without any promotion it will be […]

Jenny Dempster 02nd August 2017

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Cumbria, Buckinghamshire and East Sussex registration services purchase Stopford’s Ceremony Planner

Cumbria, Buckinghamshire and East Sussex Councils have all purchased Stopford’s Ceremony Planner. The Ceremony Planner, released earlier this year, helps to reduce pressure on registrars whilst allowing celebrants to plan their wedding in the comfort […]

Jenny Dempster 17th July 2017

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Is hot-Desking right for your office?

With public sector organisations facing budget pressures, many are looking for new and creative ways to save money. In previous blog posts we have looked at the process of digital transformation, and how moving communication […]

Jenny Dempster 15th June 2017

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Leeds and Croydon Registrars choose Stopford

Leeds City Council and Croydon Council  have selected Stopford’s RAFTS for Registration to replace their now unsupported index and register management system RSS. For both councils, RAFTS will not only replace the original RSS system […]

Jenny Dempster 12th June 2017

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Shropshire purchase RAFTS for Registration

Shropshire Registration Service have chosen Stopford as the successful supplier of RAFTS for Registration for the County. Located in the West Midlands, Shropshire Council has been the unitary local authority for the County since 2009 […]

Jenny Dempster 31st May 2017

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Digital Transformation – How to build a digital strategy

In my last blog post (Digital Transformation in the Public Sector) we looked at the benefits digital transformation can have on a public sector organisation. Now we have identified the need for local authorities to […]

Jenny Dempster 19th May 2017

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Guildford and Elmbridge Councils Online Booking

Both Guildford and Elmbridge Borough Council have purchased Stopford’s full suite of booking systems to be used across a variety of different council services. The systems will replace both Council’s existing booking systems and enable […]

Jenny Dempster 11th May 2017

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