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4th October 2022

Throughout the week of 7-11 November 2022 the British Business Bank, along with well-respected business support partners from across the UK, are working together

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Energy Bill Relief Scheme: help for businesses and other non-domestic customers

Energy Bill Relief Scheme: help for businesses and other non-domestic customers

26th September 2022

This scheme will provide energy bill relief for non-domestic customers in Great Britain. Discounts will be applied to energy usage initially between 1 October 2022 and 31 March 2023.

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A hand-up for start-ups: 33,000 new loans for small businesses as £900 million government scheme widened

A hand-up for start-ups: 33,000 new loans for small businesses as £900 million government scheme widened

26th September 2022

The Business Secretary has widened eligibility of Start Up Loans scheme to businesses trading for up to 3 years. 

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Energy bills support for businesses announced by government

Energy bills support for businesses announced by government

12th September 2022

This update is part of the energy bills support package announced on 8 September 2022. This was shared by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.

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Registration for the 2022 Ingenuity programme is now live!

Registration for the 2022 Ingenuity programme is now live!

23rd November 2021

The University of Gloucestershire is hosting the Ingenuity competition for a second year running, and we're excited to share this incredible opp

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SoGlos Business Awards 2021

Gloucestershire's best businesses honoured at the inaugural SoGlos Business Awards

14th September 2021

Almost 300 business gathered together, many for the first time in almost two years, at Gloucestershire Airport to celebrate the 17 winners at the first SoGlos Business Awards event.

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Funding available for Gloucestershire businesses  investing in a digital powered recovery

Funding available for Gloucestershire businesses investing in a digital powered recovery

21st June 2021

Gloucestershire businesses are waking up to good news this morning.

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8 mins

It’s not what you know, it’s who you know: Gloucestershire’s Business Navigators

It’s not what you know, it’s who you know: Gloucestershire’s Business Navigators

1st June 2021

Remote working has worked its wonders, but we’re all missing the human touch of business – the sharing of coffees, shaking of hands, and chance conversations with strangers which so often lead to o

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Tewkesbury and Cheltenham lead the way as SMEs from across Gloucestershire flood in to claim grants of up to £40,000 through Scale Up 4 Growth

Tewkesbury and Cheltenham lead the way as SMEs from across Gloucestershire flood in to claim grants of up to £40,000 through Scale Up 4 Growth

22nd April 2021

Scale Up 4 Growth has received an astonishing number of applications for the scheme designed to help businesses grow.

Covid 19
Finance

5 mins

Gloucestershire declared ‘strongest area for local business in the UK’ with Tewkesbury taking the top spot

Gloucestershire declared ‘strongest area for local business in the UK’ with Tewkesbury taking the top spot

19th April 2021

This article was written by Andrew Merrell for SoGlos.

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