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Accelerating the UK
Beauhurst has published an excellent report – Accelerating the UK – all about business accelerators;
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The Swindon Investment Guide
Thinking of relocating your business to the Swindon area?
Visitor Economy Wiltshire
This site offers a comprehensive guide to Wiltshire including accommodation, what's on and visitor attractions. Particularly useful for food and drin...
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Tackling Swindon's skills gap
A recurring theme that Swindon businesses raise is the trouble they have recruiting highly skilled workers
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What makes Wiltshire work?
Wiltshire-based startups seem to have a particularly strong chance of being a success.
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Business in Wiltshire
There are many advantages to starting up in the UK and locating your business in Swindon & Wiltshire gives you the best of both worlds.

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Good Energy to change from energy generator to ser...
Chippenham-based Good Energy has announced its intention to step away from the production of renewab...
New occupiers for Old Town offices
Gracie Swindon takes 2,800 sq ft.
Swindon magnet company acquired
Bunting takes over MagDev
UK's path to net zero set out in landmark strategy
The Net Zero Strategy sets out how the UK will deliver on its commitment to reach net zero emissions...
Prime Minister and Bill Gates launch £400m partner...
The strategic partnership with the Breakthrough Energy Catalyst will mobilise £200 million of privat...
National Highways’ congestion-busting scheme opens...
Multi-million pound scheme, which will tackle congestion and help unlock thousands of new homes in S...
1,000 schools connected to top-of-the-class full f...
Children in more than a thousand schools are now enjoying next-generation internet speeds thanks to ...
Royal Agricultural University opens Swindon cultur...
Range of courses offered.
Pfizer vaccine to be made in Swindon
Deal announced with Thermo Fisher.
Nearly £2 million to be given to tech start-ups to...
Government supports innovators to develop pioneering greener and safer transport.
Courts go green
Courts and tribunals across England and Wales are going green thanks to a £40m government investment...
Swindon Designer Outlet 'for sale'
Investment company 'seeking buyer'
£170m investment for the next generation of Royal ...
BAE Systems and Rolls-Royce will undertake concept and design work for the Royal Navy submarines.
National Highways announces multi-billion-pound ro...
National Highways announced deals with 50 supply chain partners to carry out up to £3.6 billion wort...
Chemring performance on target
Corsham company's trading update
Innovation and new technology to help reduce NHS w...
Surgical hubs, new technology and innovative ways of working will help tackle waiting lists and trea...
UK signs deal with Pfizer/BioNTech for 35 million ...
The doses will be delivered from the second half of 2022.
Countryside Stewardship Grants Open for 2022 Agree...
England’s farmers, foresters and land managers can now apply for various funds under the simplified ...
Bids Open for £10m Fund Supporting England's Natur...
Grants are available to non-profit environmental groups, local authorities and businesses to stimula...
Clark Holt acts on Hollywood sale
Deluxe Media acquires Sundog Media Toolkit.
MAN Truck & Bus acquires HRVS Group
Five dealerships added to operations.
Who changed the Customer Journey?
Paul Cooper from Local-iQ will be taking you through how you can stop wasting money by turning off t...
Swindon Council rejects science park plan
Wasdell warns it may relocate after science park plans fall through.
WH Smith forced to seek new finance
Follows heavy investment in airport outlets
Swindon to benefit from a £25m fund
Among Government support for 100 towns
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Trowbridge is in line for Government investment
Future High Streets Fund may boost the town
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Images show new Swindon Science Park
Oxford Architects and Architecture in Motion progressing on project
MJ Church sees a robust 2018 as a framework to bui...
MJ Church has seen a strong year of trading and is looking forward to a strong pipeline and further ...
Adobe invest £63.5 million in booming UK creative ...
Software giant Adobe has today (29 November) announced a substantial investment into the UK with a c...
Work Begins at Wiltshire College & University Cent...
Work has started on the redevelopment of Wiltshire College & University Centre’s Salisbury Campus.
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£215 million additional investment for UK innovati...
Further investment in the UK’s internationally-renowned Catapult innovation centres has been announc...
The 2018 SWLEP Annual Report
The Swindon & Wiltshire Local Economic Partnership (SWLEP) has published its 2018 Annual Report
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"Shining a Light" - Wiltshire Business Awards
As proud sponsors of the Wiltshire Business "Corporate, Social and Environmental Responsibility Awar...
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Swindon among the country’s best towns and cities
Swindon continues to have one of the best economies, according to a leading independent think tank.
Swindon & Wiltshire Growth Hub wins recognition
The team at the Swindon & Wiltshire Growth Hub are celebrating this week after it was announced this...
Over half a million small businesses helped by Gro...
Growth Hubs are having significant positive impact on the take-up of national support programmes, an...
What does 2018 look like for Swindon and Wiltshire...
The Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise (SWLEP) looks at what 2018 holds for the area.
Are you a small business with a big heart?
The Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise (SWLEP) is sponsoring the Wiltshire Business Awards ‘Corpor...
Green light for £270m Swindon leisure centre
Plans to build a 500,000 sq ft regional leisure scheme in Swindon have been given the go ahead.
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Could you be the South West FSB Small Business of ...
The South West awards final will be held at Somerset County Cricket Ground, Taunton on 20th February...
New FSB Business Creation scheme launches
The UK’s thriving start-up scene has spurred Federation of Small Business (FSB) to establish a new m...
Wiltshire Business Awards 2018 open for business
More than 100 entrepreneurs, small to medium enterprises, and larger businesses came together at tit...
Porton Science Park - a focus for innovation
Porton Science Park is an exciting new addition to the established Porton Science Campus, home to th...
Set up your own online farmer's market
After a successful launch in Somerset, The Food Assembly is looking to grow its network of organiser...
Unlocking the Digital Potential of Rural Areas
Rural England CIC has launched a research project, supported by Amazon, on Unlocking the Digital Pot...
Switch On To Swindon
Switch on to Swindon A campaign designed to highlight the strength of Swindon as a great place in wh...
Ploughshare successes continue to support UK prosp...
Ploughshare Innovations announces that it has provided an increasing number of growth and economic b...
SWLEP announces new Board Members
The Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) has appointed five new members to its...
Corsham's Mansion House, a place to do business
Chuck Berry, cabinet member for economic development, recently spoke to BBC Wiltshire about the tran...

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report
Accelerating the UK
Beauhurst has published an excellent report – Accelerating the UK – all about business accelerators;
report
The Swindon Investment Guide
Thinking of relocating your business to the Swindon area?
Visitor Economy Wiltshire
This site offers a comprehensive guide to Wiltshire including accommodation, what's on and visitor attractions. Particularly useful for food and drin...
advice
Tackling Swindon's skills gap
A recurring theme that Swindon businesses raise is the trouble they have recruiting highly skilled workers
guide
What makes Wiltshire work?
Wiltshire-based startups seem to have a particularly strong chance of being a success.
guide
Business in Wiltshire
There are many advantages to starting up in the UK and locating your business in Swindon & Wiltshire gives you the best of both worlds.

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