Start & Grow Alumni

Alumni benefits which can help your business thrive.

start and grow alumni membership

As a former client of our Enterprise services, you have access to a wealth of fantastic benefits which can continue to help grow your business.

Businesses who have a attended a workshop, applied for finance or attended a business mentoring clinic have been enrolled in our Start & Grow Programme.

This mean that we can continue to update you with relevant news, information and events to provide ongoing support for your business.

Chamber of Commerce membership

with your very own online profile so you can promote your events, blogs, news and opportunities, access free professional advice and be supported by our membership team.


and learn new skills with half priced workshops in Bristol and Swindon, delivered by Business West. This is exclusive to our Start & Grow Alumni.

Free business mentoring

with an experienced Business Adviser to help make your business a success.


so we can keep each other informed with business news, information and events.



Start&Grow TV

Sign up to Start&Grow to access bitesize course modules, join forums and more!

Contact us

If you would like to find out more, please contact the team at or call 01275 378872.

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  • Small business workshops

    Whether you're starting a new business or need a boost to help you grow, our small business workshops can teach you the skills you need for success.

    From using social media effectively and running a successful crowdfunding campaign, to strategic market planning and business planning and finance, workshops are available to suit all your business needs.

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