SWBC Announce the Passing of Tony Parry

SWBC Announce the Passing of Tony Parry

                                                             Tony Parry, 1943 - 2022   It is with great sadness we report the passing of Tony after a lengthy battle with cancer. Tony had been one of the founding directors of South West Business Council...

Funding Push for Vegan Chocolate Brand

Funding Push for Vegan Chocolate Brand

Cornish Vegan chocolate brand, Push Chocolate, has had a funding boost to support its market launch following a rebranding exercise.  The five-figure loan from SWIG Finance, with the backing of British Business Bank’s Recovery Loan Scheme, will be used to support the...

E & JW Glendinning Ltd

E & JW Glendinning Ltd

The South West Business Council recently supported our member E & JW Glendinning Ltd in their five-year planning process with Linhay Hill Quarry's mineral planning authority, the Dartmoor National Park Authority, to gain planning permission approval for their...

Funding Boost for Women’s Wellbeing Business

Funding Boost for Women’s Wellbeing Business

Speciality tea manufacturer, HotTea Mama, is the latest business to benefit from funding delivered by SWBC members, SWIG Finance. Based in Long Hanborough on the edge of the Cotswolds, HotTea Mama has received a £40,000 cash injection backed by British Business Bank’s...

University of Exeter offer funded internships this summer

University of Exeter offer funded internships this summer

The University of Exeter is pleased to announce we are once again able to offer businesses the chance to recruit an Exeter student intern for 35 hours this summer, with all associated salary costs and payroll administration covered by the University. We are now...