YE Digitial Programmes 2020-21

YE Digitial Programmes 2020-21

Young Enterprise is looking for volunteer business mentors keen to support schools remotely with its new suite of digital YE employability programmes. Commitment could be as little as supporting a one-off 30-minute employer engagement session via Zoom or Microsoft...

Partnership Aims to Boost Aspirations

Partnership Aims to Boost Aspirations

City College Plymouth and All Saints Academy Plymouth are delighted to announce their new partnership which has been formed to further raise the aspirations of the City’s teenagers. Pupils who attend All Saints Academy will receive an enhanced programme of careers and...

Pet Furniture Business Gets Tails Wagging

Pet Furniture Business Gets Tails Wagging

A Plymouth-based pet furniture manufacturer, Plymouth Paws Furniture, has become the latest start-up venture to receive funding through SWIG Finance.  The small Start Up Loan, accessed via The Start Up Loans Company, will be used to purchase machinery that will speed...

Join the Board of Directors at Cosmic

Join the Board of Directors at Cosmic

Cosmic, the Social Enterprise specialising in all things Digital, are looking to recruit a new non-exec member to their Board of Directors. If you have a passion for delivering meaning social impact and interest in helping people, communities and businesses thrive –...

The Cabinet Office; COVID-19 campaign

The Cabinet Office; COVID-19 campaign

The Cabinet Office South team, based in Bristol are currently working on the government's COVID-19 campaign, and so have been sourcing case study examples of South West based businesses who have used Government guidance to continue working safely, or plan a return to...

College enjoys success following an unprecedented year

College enjoys success following an unprecedented year

Following an unprecedented and challenging year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, City College Plymouth is delighted to announce that its students have gone above and beyond to achieve an overall pass rate of 98.2% in their BTEC and other vocational courses. For...

Memory Matters Where It’s Needed Most

Memory Matters Where It’s Needed Most

SWIG Finance are delighted to share with you a heart-warming story of success from one of their Start Up Loan Customers.  Plymouth- based Memory Matters South West CIC approached SWIG Finance for early stage funding back in 2012, and SWIG were delighted to support...