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Welcome to the latest business news stories from across Gloucestershire, as well as blogs by our specialist advisers. Follow us and get involved with the latest discussions by following our social feeds too.

What's new from the growth hub

30th March 2020

These are unprecedented times....wherever we can, we need to support our businesses, we need to support each other and we need to look after ourselves.

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COVID 26.03

Coronavirus COVID-19 Business Support Update - Thursday 26th March 2020

26th March 2020

Support for the self-employed

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9 mins

COVID 20.03.20

COVID-19: support for businesses. Updated 20.03.20

20th March 2020

This update was collated by GFirst LEP on Friday 20th March. 

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COVID Advice

UK Government response to Coronavirus COVID 19 - Support for businesses

16th March 2020

The below summary was collated by GFirst LEP on Monday 16th March. All Gloucestershire Growth Hub locations are operating on a 'business as usual' basis as of Monday 16th March.

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Cirencester Growth Hub celebrates their first birthday with cake

Cirencester Growth Hub celebrates its first anniversary

24th July 2019

Cirencester Growth Hub – created to help drive economic growth in the town and county – is celebrating its first birthday.

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People and skills

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Understanding social enterprise in Gloucestershire

Understanding social enterprise in Gloucestershire

6th March 2017

Help the Growth Hub and GFirst LEP understand what contribution Social Enterprise is making to the Gloucestershire economy and what extra support it might need.

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5 mins

Business in Gloucestershire – Then, Now and Next…

Business in Gloucestershire – Then, Now and Next…

5th January 2017

In January 2017, as Insider Media celebrates a decade in the South West, The Growth Hub is co-sponsoring an event looking at the past, present and future

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Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016 Finalists Announced

Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016 Finalists Announced

15th August 2016

Congratulations to the 36 businesses through to the final round of the Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016.

This year there are 13 categories, ranging from Business Innovation to Best Pl

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Local manufacturing business doubles in size following University of Gloucestershire funding

Local manufacturing business doubles in size following University of Gloucestershire funding

9th July 2016

Goodflex Rubber recently unveiled its new factory extension, more than doubling its floor space, thanks to a University of Gloucestershire Regional Growth Fund.

The Honeybourne-based manu

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Operations

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GFirst LEP is growing The Growth Hub

GFirst LEP is growing The Growth Hub

7th July 2016

Gloucestershire organisations are being invited to submit their interest as the Growth Hub expands across the county.

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme

2nd July 2016

The Growth Hub is supporting Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, a programme designed to provide high-quality, practical education and business support to leaders of high-growth small businesses

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