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Bristol ranked top in the UK as the best city for business

- posted by J Jackson

Bristol has been ranked top in the UK as the best city for business, according to the Legatum Institute UK Prosperity Index 2016. Bristol is a thriving place for business and its infrastructure is a huge asset; it’s the second best connected area in the country,… Read more »

Festival of Female Entrepreneurs in Bristol

- posted by J Jackson

The Bristol and Bath region provides the ideal environment for entrepreneurs as we have a strong tech cluster and vibrant ecosystem allowing companies to develop and thrive. One example of this is the Festival of Female Entrepreneurs, returning to Bristol on 21 October for its fifth… Read more »

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 »