Cookie Queen Raises Dough for Expansion

Cookie Queen Raises Dough for Expansion

A baker from West Cornwall is the latest entrepreneur to benefit from the Start Up Loan scheme.  Artisan cookie sandwich maker, Cookie Queen, has received £25,000 in Start Up funding via SWIG Finance to expand the business.  The loan has enabled business owner, Jo...

Business Expansion at Plymouth Science Park

Business Expansion at Plymouth Science Park

One of Plymouth Science Park’s newest tenants has announced significant growth, after just 7 months in business. Having moved to the Park in June, just one month after its inception, Ultra Semi provides technical and consultancy services to companies in the...

Funding Supports Tech for Healthcare

Funding Supports Tech for Healthcare

Exeter-based business Spatial Quotient, which creates tech for hospitals and healthcare, is the latest business to benefit from Debt Funding through SWIG Finance.  The £210,000 loan will be used as working capital to support business continuity and fulfil new...

City College’s work overseas is shortlisted for top award

City College’s work overseas is shortlisted for top award

City College Plymouth has been announced as a finalist for the AoC Beacon British Council International Award. The Association of Colleges’ (AoC) Beacon Awards celebrate the best and most innovative practice among UK colleges each year. This award, supported by the...

Start Up Funding for Cutting Tool Specialist

Start Up Funding for Cutting Tool Specialist

Cornish entrepreneur, Mike Jackson, has received a £25,000 boost from the Start Up Loans Company via South West delivery partner SWIG Finance.  The cash injection was used to secure a premises and cover the setup of the operational side of the business, including...

Bristol company wins Innovate UK grant

Bristol company wins Innovate UK grant

Bristol based Airway Medical Ltd today announced that they have been awarded a 9-month £260,000 funded project; in collaboration with University of Portsmouth, via The Sustainable Innovation Fund from UK Government funding agency Innovate UK. Innovate UK as part of UK...