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Record £1million Branson Business Prize

Virgin Media Business has launched a nationwide competition, with an unprecedented £1million business accelerator prize fund, to find the country’s...

EFFECT Photonics Brixham Investment

Confidence in Torbay’s Hi Tech sector continues to grow as EFFECT Photonics announce their move to Brixham Laboratory.

Unlocking Potential Start-up Bootcamp

If you are running a new business or thinking of starting a business in Cornwall, there is a three-day Start-up Bootcamp run by Unlocking Potential...

Boost for firms as Small Business Act becomes law

Measures designed to make the UK the best place in the world to start and grow a business have become law following Royal Assent for the Small Busi...

Record Lending Year for SWIG Finance

Responsible finance lender, SWIG Finance has supported a record number of South West businesses in the last 12 months.

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