Free2hire Wooden Bodyboard Scheme Announced!

Free2hire Wooden Bodyboard Scheme Announced!

Westward Ho! becomes first Devon village to offer bodyboards without charge! Plastic Free Torridge are proud to announce a FREE2HIRE scheme offering residents and visitors high quality wooden bodyboards to use in the ocean on Westward Ho! beach. Starting Tuesday 1st...
SWIG Finance Strengthen Senior Management Team with Two Promotions

SWIG Finance Strengthen Senior Management Team with Two Promotions

The South West’s leading Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), SWIG Finance, has strengthened its Senior Management Team with two new appointments.  Following a successful recruitment campaign which saw a high level of engagement, two existing team...
Beach Cleans 4 Beach Toys On Westward Ho! Beach

Beach Cleans 4 Beach Toys On Westward Ho! Beach

Collected plastic from Westward Ho! beach will be used to manufacture buckets and spades. Plastic Free Torridge proudly announces a series of beach cleans to support a ground breaking initiative using collected marine and beach plastic to provide raw materials to...
Supercomputing leap in weather and climate forecasting

Supercomputing leap in weather and climate forecasting

Met Office and Microsoft join forces to build world’s most powerful weather and climate forecasting supercomputer in UK The Met Office has signed a multimillion-pound agreement with Microsoft for the provision of a world-leading supercomputing capability that will...
Virtual event aims to support recovery of South West businesses

Virtual event aims to support recovery of South West businesses

Expert speakers from various sectors are sharing their insights on how skills and support can help businesses in the region recover post pandemic at an event later this month. Hosted by CCB Training, which forms part of The Cornwall College Group (TCCG), the...