Inclued wins Best Elevator Pitch award at Tech-Xpo 2022

Inclued wins Best Elevator Pitch award at Tech-Xpo 2022

Bristol-based startup Inclued, whose software helps identify bias, pitched against eight other innovative technology startups to win ‘Best Elevator Pitch’ at SETsquared Bristol’s Tech-Xpo on Wednesday 29 June. SETsquared Bristol is a University of Bristol-led...

College appoints new director to oversee Apprenticeships

College appoints new director to oversee Apprenticeships

By Pauline Hands, Executive for Commercial Operations at City College Plymouth As part of an ongoing review of employer engagement, we at City College Plymouth have made valuable changes to the management of our Apprenticeship provision to ensure external stakeholders...

Historic Somerset Venue Given New Lease of Life

Historic Somerset Venue Given New Lease of Life

An iconic Street venue has received a six-figure funding boost to support its reopening. In 2021, following a period of enforced closure caused by the pandemic, The Loft restaurant was taken over by Mark Tobin. The building, which has a long and colourful history, was...

Financing a Just Transition

Financing a Just Transition

For the transition to net-zero to be successful it must be just. This means it must consider the social impact of change and help businesses adapt early rather than face widespread closures and job losses when they can’t meet new regulation; it must help SMEs invest...

Bristol Online Travel Agent Receives Funding Boost

Bristol Online Travel Agent Receives Funding Boost

Bristol-based online Travel agent Heidi has received a £250,000 funding boost through SWIG Finance. The ATOL-protected business offers flexible, great-value ski and snowboard holiday packages to hundreds of ski resorts throughout Europe. Heidi's smart booking...