Saturday, 21 November 2020
20th November 2020
Fit & Proper Person Test Please see the following Statutory Instrument 2020 No. 1034 - MOBILE HOMES, ENGLAND - The Mobile Homes (Requirement for Manager of Site to be Fit and Proper Person) (England) Regulations 2020. These Provisions come into force on 1st July 2021. https://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2020/1034/made Sunday Times Best office ever: a beach in Barbados Gypsy millionaire Alfie Best is taking up an offer from the Caribbean island to escape the coronavirus economic crisis and run his caravans empire remotely from there Alfie Best in Barbados with its prime minister, Mia Mottley Alfie Best is on the move. When I call the mobile home tycoon he’s at the wheel of his convertible Rolls-Royce Dawn, buzzing between his Surrey mansion and the Essex offices of his Wyldecrest Parks business. It’s a commute Best will not be making for much longer. After spending much of lockdown in Barbados, the self-made tycoon, who lived in a caravan until the age of 15, has decided to move to the Caribbean full-time and – here’s the thing – take many of his staff with him. “This is not a bluff, I’m doing it,” he says. “Technology and the Covid situation has shown us businesses can be run from anywhere in the world. The British government has to wake up to this.” MORE FROM THE TIMES AND THE SUNDAY TIMES © Times Newspapers Limited 2020. Registered in England No. 894646. Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, SE1 9GF.