Start a Business

Starting a business is a rewarding, challenging experience. But it's one that you don’t have to face alone. 

Whether you’ve got a business idea that you would like to explore further, or you’ve been trading for up to a year, we can help you gain the advice, knowledge and funding needed to improve your chances of success.

Start making your business idea a reality.

Join us for an essential start-up workshop

If you'd like to have a chat about our support give us a call us on 01275 376 233 or complete the contact form on the left and we’ll be in touch.

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One-to-one Start-up Support

One-to-one Start-up Support

Access one-to-one support and advice, training, mentoring and funding guidance specifically tailored to your business.

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Workshops

Workshops

Our workshops can help you progress your business idea, develop your business plan and decide whether running a business is right for you.

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Start-up Loans

 Start-up Loans

Lack the expertise or funding to get your business off the ground? We can provide advice, mentoring and loans of up to £25,000 to entrepreneurs wishing to start their own business.

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Success Stories

Success Stories -  Huxley

When it comes to turning dreams and ideas into a real-life business, we've helped over 2,000 people through our start-up workshops. Take a look at some of the successful entrepreneurs.

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StartUp Newsletter

StartUp Newsletter

Sign up for top tips, case studies and opportunities to help you start and develop your business.

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Virgin StartUp Meetups

Virgin StartUp Meetups

From marketing to exporting and even discovering how to juggle being an entrepreneur with your existing work commitments, these meetups will give you the knowledge you need to start and grow a successful business.

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