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The Rolling Pre-Retirement Blog 06/12/2020

I am keeping this blog post updated on a regular basis until mid-January 2021 with frequent updates on my pending retirement.

I posted my retirement notice on 29/10/2020. You can read it here

Please do revisit this post regularly to keep up to date as this post will be updated with new information and content almost daily in the run-up to and shortly after retirement day.

General Updates

I will be having laser surgery on my eyes 3 days before Christmas 🙁


I will be learning Python and trying to complete the Daily Telegraph crossword in under 8 minutes consistently!

Personal Requirements

Coming Soon

04/12 I am in the market for a holiday home or narrowboat

05/12 – A wood where I can legally place a static caravan or holiday lodge might fit the bill too.

FOR SALE – Update 05/12

The following business channels are FOR SALE By Court Guinness and The Trade House

The Trade Counter – Business stock import from Europe and China.

The Trade Desk – A networking (telephone and internet) based deal making and deal matching service.

The Trade Room – SME & HNWI Business consultancy and project management

The Trade House Magazine – A successful business deals magazine

Virtual Offices – A virtual office hosting business.

A selection of shareholdings in some profitable Irish businesses.

A selection of shareholdings in some profitable UK businesses.

A selection of intellectual property from The Trade Library for the professional services, recruitment, travel and tourism, emerging technology, information technology and technology sectors.

Trade Jobs – a very small recruitment portal and service for senior positions in small businesses and start-ups.

Reasonable offers are sought for the whole of the above or for individual parts of the above.  A good handover package is available. Finance may be available.

Alternatives to straight sale will also be considered.

Business Opportunities Available

I have some spot business available (perm, manager level) for recruitment agents ( added 04/12/2020

Lists of business opportunities

All Property Deals






Over £5,000,000


Other News

The Winter 2020/2021 Special Edition of The Trade House Magazine has already won 22,578 unique readers since 25 November. A copy is below the contact form.

Contact Court

Please use the form below to contact me:

    The Trade House Magazine