BD apprentice scoops Apprenticeship Award

BD apprentice scoops Apprenticeship Award

An apprentice from global medical technology company, BD has been named a winner of the Apprenticeship Award at Cornwall College’s Engineering Skills Centre, Plymouth sponsored by Hayley Group. Demonstrating great resilience and persistence whilst undertaking his...

6 reasons why your team should become SWCP #MileMakers in 2021

6 reasons why your team should become SWCP #MileMakers in 2021

What is a ‘Mile Maker’? Over 12 months, a Mile Maker Business simply donates or fundraises the amount it costs on average to look after one of the 630 Coast Path miles each year – £1,400. That’s less than £120 per month to raise together as a team however you like –...

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...