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Creative Scale Up

Creative Scale Up is a two-year pilot programme funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport. It aims to help creative businesses in the West of England access finance through an intensive sustainable growth support programme. reative Scale Up mobilises regional and national investors and educates and encourages them to invest in our  Continue Reading » ...

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ILM Level 3 “HR for Managers” Qualification

24th Aug, 7th, 21st September, 5th and 8th October 2020 Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) is a programme developed to upskill employees within small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the West of England. SSW provides recognised, accredited qualifications and bespoke training courses to enhance your employees’ skills, increase the competitiveness of your business and  Continue Reading » ...

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Money and Debt Advice Available Across South Glos

Advice on benefits, managing debt and money issues is available to all South Gloucestershire residents, through a variety of organisations and agencies commissioned by the Council. An increasing number of individuals and families are coming under financial stress as the longer-term impact is being felt of, for example, receiving a reduced income through being furloughed  Continue Reading » ...

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New, environmentally friendly litter bins for Kingswood High Street

We’ve introduced two new types of litter bins to the Kingswood High Street area, which will help contribute to our carbon emissions savings and will also help reduce demand on resources. The new bins hold more litter and therefore require fewer collections and are also safer and easier for collections operatives to empty. Kingswood High  Continue Reading » ...

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UWE Bristol to drive innovation in construction as part of new multi-million-pound consortium

The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been announced as a member of a £16 million consortium designed to drive innovation across major infrastructure projects in the UK. The Transport Infrastructure Efficient Strategy Lab (TIES Living Lab) was recently launched by Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Andrew Stephenson. TIES  Continue Reading » ...

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BT Small Business Support Scheme

We’ve launched a Small Business Support Scheme, introducing a range of new measures to help small business boost their connectivity, cash flow and confidence – key concerns which have been identified by recent research by the from Small Business Britain and BT Skills For Tomorrow. We know that: 70% of small businesses are expecting another lockdown in 2020  Continue Reading » ...

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Bentley teams up with Bristol automotive experts in drive to develop luxury electric car

Researchers at Bristol’s yet-to-open £70m ‘car of the future’ centre are to work with engineers from luxury automotive firm Bentley Motors on a three-year study that promises to transform electric vehicles. The project, which will be among the first to be undertaken in the centre of excellence for ultra-low emission vehicles – scheduled to open next  Continue Reading » ...

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Work set to start on major overhaul of Wraxall Road roundabout on A4174 ring road

Work on a major £5.9million project to reduce traffic congestion and improve facilities for cyclists and pedestrians on the A4174, will start on 1 August. The current roundabout at Wraxall Road on the A4174 ring road will have its capacity increased on all approaches and forms part of a £174million investment in our roads to  Continue Reading » ...

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Business support grants discretionary fund

The Discretionary Business Support Grants can provide financial aid to some small and micro businesses towards ongoing fixed costs if they can demonstrate a significant drop in income as a result of the coronavirus pandemic restriction measures. We are opening up the opportunity to apply for this grant for a third time, with a particular  Continue Reading » ...

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Funding for pioneering Bristol firms to continue to innovate in the time of coronavirus

Businesses based at UWE Bristol’s Future Space science and tech hub are celebrating securing more than £2m in funding – most of it targeted at helping them continue to innovate through the coronavirus crisis. Some £1.3m of the money has come from Innovate UK, the government’s innovation agency, over the past three months and is  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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