Team Changes at SWIG Finance

Team Changes at SWIG Finance

SWIG Finance has welcomed two new recruits to its growing team, at the same time as saying farewell to one of the company’s longest- standing employees who has retired.  Nicki Kimberley has started as Startup Loans Officer, a role that involves supporting applicants...

BT’s Small Business Support Scheme

BT’s Small Business Support Scheme

Ten Initiatives: BOOSTING CONNECTIVITY Funding ultrafast business connections: BT is helping small businesses fund the cost of an ultrafast business connection (known as an Ethernet line), by subsidising the total cost by up to £2,500 per customer. This extends the...

City College Accredited to Matrix Standard

City College Accredited to Matrix Standard

City College Plymouth has been re-accredited to the matrix Standard, which recognises high-quality, independent information, advice and guidance provided by a range of organisations. Designed to help organisations improve their services, the matrix Standard is a...

Exeter Airport Survey

Exeter Airport Survey

There is an opportunity for Exeter Airport to link with London, replacing the Flybe service to London City. The proposition is rather different from the previous service in that the new schedule will be for 3-4 flights on weekdays to Blackbushe Airport using an 18...

Success for Exeter College Medical and Oxbridge Applicants

Success for Exeter College Medical and Oxbridge Applicants

Students from Exeter College applying to study medical-based courses at university are celebrating as a massive 70% of applicants to these courses have been successful in securing offers on these highly sought-after courses.  Applications to study medical-related...

City College students are the happiest in Plymouth

City College students are the happiest in Plymouth

Higher education students at City College Plymouth are among the happiest in the UK, according to the latest National Student Survey. After a disruptive and unprecedented year, the College was pleased to hear that its university-level students had responded to the...

Funding Boost for Specialist Firm

Funding Boost for Specialist Firm

A specialist cleaning and play equipment firm is the latest South West business to benefit from a Coronavirus Business Interruption Loans Scheme (CBILS) loan through SWIG Finance.  Totnes- based Play Area Hygiene Services (PAHS) is recognised nationally as specialists...