Axis Security wins significant guarding contract with University College London

Axis Security, one of the UK’s leading providers of security services, has won a significant contract to provide security guarding services for University College London’s (UCL) entire estate. Some 200 security officers will protect the university’s main campus in Bloomsbury, as...
Posted On 23 Aug 2018
The Mercury Shopping Centre in Romford

Axis Group companies contracted to enhance security and customer service at The Mercury Mall

The management team at The Mercury Mall in Romford recently selected two Axis Group companies, namely Axis Security and Axis Cleaning and Support Services, to deliver an integrated security and cleaning service on site. The contract includes a total of 11 security officers, 12...
Posted On 15 Jun 2018
Paul German

Fixing the Cyber Security Skills Shortage

Attitudes towards security continue to harden, with terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty and cyber threats now joining over-regulation in the top four threats posed to business growth prospects in PwC’s 2018 CEO Survey. This shift is reflected by the language now used publicly –...
Posted On 21 Feb 2018
Louise McCree: specialist in HR issues for the security business sector

‘Recruitment, Engagement and Retention Strategies for the Security Industry’ webinar announced by Easy Web Group

On Wednesday 20 September from 10.30 am-11.00 am, the Easy Web Group is running a webinar entitled ‘Recruitment, Engagement and Retention Strategies for the Security Industry’. The free-to-attend online event is aimed exclusively at senior leaders, Human Resources...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017

Axis Group wins three-year security services contract at Houndshill Shopping Centre

Axis Group – one of the UK’s fastest-growing security, cleaning, Front of House and support services organisations – has been awarded a three-year contract to deliver security and cleaning services at Houndshill Shopping Centre, Blackpool’s premier shopping...
Posted On 14 Jun 2017
Peter Webster

The Living Wage: Stepping in the Right Direction

Much attention is now being paid to the excellent Living Wage campaign orchestrated in the UK by the Living Wage Foundation. Why is it of such great importance for businesses and their employees operating in the private security sector? Peter Webster offers his considered...
Posted On 21 May 2015
Securitas has begun a ten-year security solutions partnership with the University of Hertfordshire

Securitas awarded ten-year security solutions partnership with University of Hertfordshire

Securitas has begun a “groundbreaking” ten-year partnership centred on providing security and reception services for the University of Hertfordshire. The partnership contract – which is worth a substantial £31 million across the decade-long period –...
Posted On 18 May 2015
Andrew Hallam: Managing Director at Unipart Security Solutions

A Better Way of Working

Described as a paradigm shift in thinking, the unrelenting march towards introducing new technologies across the security sector continues unabated. However, in this almost frenzied haste to be seen as leaders in the field of systems development, are we perhaps riding roughshod...
Posted On 10 Mar 2015
Gallagher Retail Park

Axis Security extends portfolio thanks to award of Gallagher Retail Park guarding contract

Axis Security, one of the UK’s leading security service providers, has been awarded the security guarding contract at Gallagher Retail Park, based just outside of Coventry. The contract has been awarded following a competitive tender process whereby Axis Security demonstrated its...
Posted On 06 Feb 2015
The City of London

Axis Security contracted to protect Daiwa Capital Markets’ City of London headquarters

Daiwa Capital Markets Europe has chosen Axis Security to provide guarding and CCTV monitoring services for the investment firm’s City of London-based European headquarters. Located right in the heart of London’s financial district, Daiwa Capital Markets Europe’s head office...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015