Green Shoots of Growth for Cornish Herbery

Green Shoots of Growth for Cornish Herbery

An independent herbery business in Cornwall has received a Start Up Loan to help propel the business forwards.  Kitty’s Herbery, based in Camelford, has been awarded the £22,000 investment to develop their business premises. The new premises will include a retail...

CBILS boost for Bristol Venue

CBILS boost for Bristol Venue

A live music and entertainment venue in Bristol is the latest business to benefit from a CBILS- backed loan via SWIG Finance.  An £80k CBILS investment has been made to support Centurys Club – a long- established venue in Kingswood, which, like many other businesses...

Demand for Creative Skills in our Digital World on the Rise

Demand for Creative Skills in our Digital World on the Rise

The world and how it worked changed at a rapid rate almost a year ago and since then, various workplaces are continuing to refine their digital adaptations of their operations and even converting to making digital operations a primary focus moving forward. Now that...

Businesses to play vital role in shaping student skills

Businesses to play vital role in shaping student skills

Employment opportunities for students at Cornwall’s largest college group are being boosted with the launch of a programme to involve local employers in key decisions. The Cornwall College Group (TCCG) is putting local and regional business leaders at the heart of...

Fragrance Maker Secures Essential Funding

Fragrance Maker Secures Essential Funding

An ambitious North-Devon fragrance maker has benefitted from a £10k Start Up Loan via delivery partner SWIG Finance.  Essence of Hartland creates handmade home fragrances using high-quality essential oils. Their scents are inspired by the dramatic coastline and...