Deadline looms for award scheme recognising charities and not-for-profits in 2020 By Anita Jaynes on 29 October, 2020 Charities and not-for-profits in the South West of England have just one more week to enter Reward – an award scheme launched by The Business... High street businesses in the South West are ‘Streets Ahead’ according to new FSB report By Anita Jaynes on 10 March, 2020 A major new report from the FSB (Federation of Small Businesses) has revealed how focussing on parking, business rates, access to cash and local... HSBC launches £550m SME fund to support South West businesses By Anita Jaynes on 22 March, 2021 HSBC UK has launched a £550 million fund for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Bristol, Bath, Gloucester & Wiltshire, part of a... Local accountancy firm awarded Gold Champion status by software giant Xero By Anita Jaynes on 21 July, 2020 Tech-led accountancy firm Purple Lime has been awarded Gold Champion status by software brand Xero. Based in Corsham, but working with clients... National Highways teams working this Christmas to keep motorists in the South West from being “top to toe in tailbacks” By Anita Jaynes on 21 December, 2023 National Highways teams are gearing up to make sure motorists heading home for Christmas in the South West don’t end up “top to toe in tailbacks,... Overdue invoices in the South West drop nearly 44% year-on-year By Anita Jaynes on 4 December, 2023 The number of invoices being paid after their due date in the South West fell by nearly 44% in October 2023 compared to the same period in 2022,... Severe weather warnings issued as Storm Eunice approaches By Anita Jaynes on 17 February, 2022 Drivers are advised that Storm Eunice is expected to create severe driving conditions across much of England and a significant risk to vehicles in the... South West corporate insolvencies hit highest level in 18 months By Anita Jaynes on 2 August, 2021 Corporate insolvencies have hit their highest quarterly total in 18 months, says insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 in the South West. R3... South West reports confidence fall By Anita Jaynes on 1 May, 2020 Overall confidence for businesses in the South West fell 51 points over the past month to -35% Confidence in companies’ own business prospects was... South West start-ups reach 10-month high By Anita Jaynes on 8 March, 2023 The number of start-ups in the South West have reached its highest level for ten months, according to new research from R3, the insolvency and... South West workers least likely to be made redundant in 2024, research finds By Nick Batten on 24 January, 2024 New data released by personal financial experts Wealth of Geeks has reported that the South West will be the safest region in Britain from... Swindon firm among the best in the west By Ben Carey on 12 February, 2019 A Swindon business has been named as one of the best in the west at the FSB’s Celebrating Small Business Awards 2019. The awards, which were held... 1 2 Upcoming Events View All Submit an Event There are no upcoming events.