The virtuous economic cycle of SW19
Wimbledon avoids the cardinal sin of Roland Garros in France
Wimbledon is the best-run and most prestigious professional tennis tournament. Being one of the most bankable propositions in all of sport, it positively fends off corporate suitors.
If Wimbledon were a plc seeking to maximise shareholder value instead of a mere tennis club (the All-England Lawn Tennis Club has just 375 full members), the event would be commercialised beyond recognition; it would auction off the naming rights to Centre Court and advertising hoardings would surround...
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Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years
The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures