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Businesses and the Council get together to shape Swindon’s economic development

Organised by Business West, with the support of SWLEP, Swindon Business & Economy meetings bring together key local businesses and decision makers to help shape Swindon’s economic development...
Ian Larrard
Ian Larrard
Business West
Posted on: 21.06.19
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Bristol Chamber round up June 2019

There are two really good initiatives happening at the moment that workplaces in Bristol are getting involved in. The first is the Travelwest Challenge . Over the course of the next 6 weeks,...
James Durie
James Durie
Business West
Posted on: 19.06.19
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Phil Smith comments on Theresa May resignation

phil_smith_ttb.png Commenting on Theresa May’s resignation, Phil Smith, Managing Director at Business West said: “Businesses must be reassured that a change at the top in Downing Street does not...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 24.05.19
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Labour market in good order but challenges remain

Commenting on the labour market figures for April 2019, published today by the ONS, Phil Smith – Managing Director at Business West said: phil_smith_ttb.png “The strong increase in employment,...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 17.04.19
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Export for Growth is still open for business!

Launch your product or service in markets across the world this new financial year, with FREE tailored support from the Export for Growth programme.
Patrick Dicks
Patrick Dicks
Business West
Posted on: 11.04.19
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Hungarian Ambassador visits leading Bristol tech firms

Hungary is a close friend to the UK, with shared values of trade, science and innovation and defence cooperation. In light of this, the Hungarian Ambassador to the UK , His Excellency Mr Szalay-...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 08.04.19
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‘Remarkable’ Brunel letters discovered at Bristol Port
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An extraordinary trove of letters written more than 175 years ago by Isambard Kingdom Brunel have been discovered hidden amongst old maps and charts at Bristol Port . Experts say the “remarkable and...
Katherine Lovell
Katherine Lovell
The Bristol Port Company
Posted on: 02.04.19
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Wiltshire Business & Economy meeting unites 50 businesses from across county

Business West’s first Wiltshire Business & Economy meeting brought together over 50 businesses. We were hosted by Wiltshire College at their Lackham campus. Tony Basham, the College’s Director of...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 18.03.19
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Shadow International Trade Secretary Barry Gardiner meets Swindon business leaders

Shadow International Trade Secretary Barry Gardiner visited Swindon last week to get an overview of how businesses and the economy are performing. The Shadow Cabinet Minister met with Swindon...
Andrew Wells
Andrew Wells
Business West
Posted on: 15.03.19
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