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New hub opens for nuclear energy research and education

- posted by J Jackson

Today marks the opening of a new Hub for nuclear energy that will become a leading centre in the South West for academic research, education and innovation at the University of Bristol. Building on the success of the Bristol-Oxford Nuclear Research Centre, the Hub will be… Read more »

Free business breakfast on strategic projects in South Gloucestershire

- posted by J Jackson

Amanda Deeks and Leader of South Gloucestershire Council Matthew Riddle are hosting a breakfast briefing at The Gables in Falfield for local businesses and prospective investors. The focus will be major strategic projects that will impact the local economic environment in both the long and the short… Read more »

Invest Bristol and Bath sponsors Playable City Award

- posted by J Jackson

Invest Bristol and Bath are pleased to be sponsoring Watershed’s Playable City Award, which is returning for its fourth year and is a great example of the high-tech and creative industries collaborating in the region. The challenge is to produce an original piece of work that… Read more »

New shared ride-to-work service ‘Slide Bristol’ launches in Bristol

- posted by J Jackson

‘Slide Bristol’ is an intelligent and easy travel solution for Bristol’s commuters developed by the international transport operator RATP Dev. It has just launched in Bristol and is the first service of its kind anywhere in the United Kingdom. The ‘Slide Bristol’ app enables Bristolians to… Read more »

South West Aerospace thriving with Virtual Reality and international investment

- posted by soadmin

Airbus developing VR suite and Wing Integration centre Region building on investment with aerospace giants   The South West aerospace cluster, one of the largest in Europe, is open for international business with all six Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEP’s) in the South West attending the Farnborough International Airshow… Read more »

Strava Relocates European Headquarters to Bristol

- posted by Liz Humphries

San Francisco-based social network will move its International operation from London to Bristol in Q2 2016 –       Relocation to Bristol coincides with the growth of Strava’s international team –       Social network for athletes sees 5.3 uploaded activities every single second,… Read more »

Bristol & Bath at Heathrow – European HQ for VR

- posted by Liz Humphries

In Heathrow’s latest bid to drive growth in the UK’s great cities and regions, new advertisements featuring Bristol & Bath go live today across all the terminals at the UK’s only hub airport. The six-week partnership with Invest Bristol & Bath is part of a year-long… Read more »