Partnership Aims to Boost Aspirations

Partnership Aims to Boost Aspirations

City College Plymouth and Millbay Academy have formed a new partnership in the bid to provide pupils with the best possible careers advice in an attempt to further raise aspirations within the Plymouth community. Similar to the successful ongoing partnership announced...

CBILS Support for Gloucestershire Food Business

CBILS Support for Gloucestershire Food Business

A Gloucestershire food business specialising in dietary requirements has benefitted from the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) via accredited delivery partner SWIG Finance.    Award-winning Bay’s Kitchen creates sauces, soups, stocks and gravies...

Awarding body praises College’s commitment to apprentices

Awarding body praises College’s commitment to apprentices

After seeing a 100% pass rate for its recent automotive Apprenticeship end-point assessments (EPA), City College Plymouth has been highly praised by the awarding body, City & Guilds. Shortly before the country entered a second period of lockdown last year, the...

CBILS Support for Dorset Nursery School

CBILS Support for Dorset Nursery School

A family-run nursery in Christchurch is the latest business to benefit from the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loans Scheme via delivery partner SWIG Finance.  Twynham House Nursery School received the £100k CBILS loan, backed by Triodos Bank, to help ensure they...

Sonny Side Up for Bristol Entrepreneurs

Sonny Side Up for Bristol Entrepreneurs

A South Bristol restaurant and takeaway business has been given a boost with funding from the government- backed Start Up Loans scheme.   Owners Pegs Quinn and Mary Glynn have each been awarded a Start Up Loan through delivery partner SWIG Finance as their business...