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Pupils Enjoy Aerospace Museum School Visits

Thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council, pupils from schools across the area have been enjoying educational visits at the Aerospace Museum to help support their science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) learning. Leader of South Gloucestershire Council with Cabinet responsibility for schools, Councillor Toby Savage, joined pupils from Beacon Rise Primary School in Kingswood  Continue Reading » ...

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£220,000 of funding secured to create new West of England Careers Hub

A new West of England Careers Hub is being set up to improve career opportunities for young people, thanks to £220,000 worth of funding from the Careers & Enterprise Company. It was announced yesterday that the West of England Combined Authority (WECA) and Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) have secured funding from the Careers & Enterprise Company  Continue Reading » ...

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Introduction to Enterprise: Free Sessions

Wednesday 11 July – Friday 13 July | 10:00 – 14:00 | Turnberries Community Centre, Bath Road, Thornbury, BS35 2BB The workshop will help to prepare you to start your own business and explore your ideas within a relaxed environment. During our 3 sessions, as well as exploring your idea, we think about whether starting a business  Continue Reading » ...

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Last Remaining Plot at Central Park Acquired

Barwood Capital has acquired the last remaining 11.86 acre plot at Central Park, South Gloucestershire, adjacent to the new M49 junction from Delta Properties for £7.43 million and agreed a tie-up with fuel station and convenience retailer, Euro Garages on 4.5 acres, subject to planning permission. Barwood Capital and Euro Garages will be seeking planning  Continue Reading » ...

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Driverless Car Project Launched

A new collaborative partnership designed to bring forward driverless car technology has been launched. VENTURER Alliance has been created to continue the pioneering work of the innovative £5m UK government co-funded VENTURER research and development project. The partnership is made up of Atkins (a member of the SNC-Lavalin group), AXA UK, BAE Systems, Bristol City  Continue Reading » ...

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The latest South Gloucestershire Economic Briefing is now available

The latest South Gloucestershire Economic Briefing is now available on the council website.  Key findings include: 79.4% of the working age population are in employment, higher than the national rate of 75.1% The official unemployment rate is 3.6%, considerably lower than the national rate of 4.4% The median annual earnings for residents working full-time is  Continue Reading » ...

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Sustainable Technologies Business Acceleration Hub confirm speaker line up for low carbon innovation workshop in Bath.

The Sustainable Technologies Business Acceleration Hub (STBAH) which is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund offers support to start-ups and scale-ups / SMEs developing sustainable technology as part of their businesses.  STBAH in partnership with Low Carbon South West have put together a series of free low carbon innovation workshops to provide initial  Continue Reading » ...

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Free GDPR & Networking Event

Monday 16 July | 07:30 am – 10:00 am | Bristol & Bath Science Park, Dirac Crescent, Emersons Green, BS16 7FR If you have missed the GDPR deadline, don’t worry! Join us to hear how you can implement simple data protection procedures in your business. A light breakfast will be provided. Please let us know if  Continue Reading » ...

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£116m Bristol Rail Project poised to get nod from Cabinet

Bristol Council’s cabinet is set to approve the first phase of the MetroWest Rail project, which forms part of ambitious plans to bring 105,000 new homes and 82,500 new jobs to the West of England by 2036. Approval is being sought from cabinet for a third initial promotion agreement (IPA3), to be signed in conjunction  Continue Reading » ...

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Office Building at Aztec West in South Gloucestershire to undergo multi-million pound refurbishment

1000 Aztec West, which is owned by CEG, is due to undergo a multi-million pound revamp following the departure of previous tenant ST Microelectronics in May. JLL, Cushman & Wakefield and Williams Gunter Hardwick have been appointed by CEG to market 1000 Aztec West for let. “Aztec West is the leading business park in the  Continue Reading » ...

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Locate to Emersons Green

Locate to Emersons Green

An excellent new enterprise area that provides the environment, space, flexibility and support for science, research and innovation businesses to locate, flourish, grow.

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Locate to Filton

Locate to Filton

A world-class area rich in aerospace technology, manufacturing and engineering. Thanks to unlocked development land, invest in your business on a reputation of excellence.

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Locate to Avonmouth Severnside

Locate to Avonmouth Severnside

With a strategic location and immense development area, Avonmouth Severnside is a prime location for businesses thinking big and operating nationally or internationally.

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