The Regional Advantage

Why Swindon and Wiltshire are booming for business

Knowledge

guide What makes Wiltshire work?
Wiltshire-based startups seem to have a particularly strong chance of being a success.
guide Starting up 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.

Resources

Swindon Chamber of Commerce

open_in_new

Swindon is a high-tech centre of excellence with a thriving industrial and commercial centre, as well as being a great place for business start-up and growth with an international reputation as a centre of innovation.

http://www.thamesvalleychamber.co.uk/local-chambers/swindon/

News

negotiation skills
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...
fsb
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...
rural technology
Unlocking the Digital Potential of Rural Areas
Rural England CIC has launched a research project, supported by Amazon, on Unlocking the Digital Pot...
Swindon.shopping.arp
Switch On To Swindon
Switch on to Swindon A campaign designed to highlight the strength of Swindon as a great place in wh...
Ploughshare
Ploughshare successes continue to support UK prosp...
Ploughshare Innovations announces that it has provided an increasing number of growth and economic b...
Porton Science Park
featured Porton Science Park - a focus for innovation
Porton Science Park is an exciting new addition to the established Porton Science Campus, home to th...

Events

Networking Get Fit For Business: Business Networking Breakfast
Bath , Somerset £12.78 – £18.60 Hosted by Bath Chamber of Commerce with Business West

Insights

The Art of Getting What You Want
Negotiation is the nitty-gritty of the actual transaction between customer and business. Yet strangely enough, it’s something that most sales people a...
Interview with Steven Smith, Founder of Poundland
Alison Edgar recently interviewed Steven Smith, founder of Poundland to find out what exactly made his business tick