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General | 6th May 2020

Worcestershire Community Foundation’s Covid-19 appeal leads to £110,000 in donations

A recently launched Covid-19 appeal by the Worcestershire Community Foundation has enabled grants of over £100,000 which are already helping 40 different organisations across Worcestershire.
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Worcestershire Community Foundation’s Covid-19 appeal leads to £110,000 in donations06/05/2020
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General | 28th April 2020

Job matching service launched for Worcestershire

Are you a business that is having to make immediate changes to your workforce as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic
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Job matching service launched for Worcestershire28/04/2020
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General | 23rd April 2020

Worcester contractor secures coronavirus funding from BCRS

A Worcestershire contractor has secured a funding boost to relieve its cash flow situation after several projects were delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Worcester contractor secures coronavirus funding from BCRS23/04/2020
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General | 23rd April 2020

A brand-new Findit launches in the West Midlands

A new business Findit site aimed at SMEs in Coventry and Warwickshire has been launched today (Thursday 23 April) to provide organisations with high-profile supply chain opportunities, news and events...
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A brand-new Findit launches in the West Midlands23/04/2020
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General | 22nd April 2020

Worcester Community Trust urges locals to participate in nationwide 2.6 Challenge

Worcester Community Trust, the Worcester-based charity, is taking part in the 2.6 Challenge.
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Worcester Community Trust urges locals to participate in nationwide 2.6 Challenge22/04/2020
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General | 17th April 2020

Worcestershire LEP Update

Whilst these times prove to be difficult for all businesses in the county. I am proud to see two new programmes launched to help both businesses and the local community.
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Worcestershire LEP Update17/04/2020
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General | 15th April 2020

FinditinWorcestershire member needs your help to supply more protective equipment

A county firm has urged the public to join the ‘battle’ and donate to help the production of protective equipment for the NHS and frontline workers.
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FinditinWorcestershire member needs your help to supply more protective equipment15/04/2020
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General | 15th April 2020

Businesses urged to consider how to retain staff after coronavirus restrictions are lifted

Employers should start putting plans in place now to keep hold of skilled staff once the coronavirus lockdown and restrictions are lifted, or risk losing them to competitors.
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Businesses urged to consider how to retain staff after coronavirus restrictions are lifted15/04/2020
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General | 6th April 2020

New grants available for industry impacted by Covid-19

UK registered businesses can apply for a share of up to £20 million to respond to new and urgent needs in UK and global communities during and following the Covid-19 pandemic.
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New grants available for industry impacted by Covid-1906/04/2020
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General | 1st April 2020

Can your business help the Covid-19 crisis?

You could help make a huge difference to the key workers on the frontline
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Can your business help the Covid-19 crisis?01/04/2020
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General | 26th March 2020

Worcestershire Community Foundation launches Covid-19 response appeal

One of Worcestershire’s largest charitable hub's has launched a county-wide appeal which will help community groups and charities overcome issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Worcestershire Community Foundation launches Covid-19 response appeal26/03/2020
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General | 26th March 2020

Final grant call - Last chance for businesses to apply

The Enterprising Worcestershire Grant Fund is now coming to an end and has announced a FINAL GRANT CALL
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Final grant call - Last chance for businesses to apply26/03/2020
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General | 24th March 2020

Findit's tips for working at home

A lot of us are now working from home and it’s fair to say we’ve never experienced a time like this.
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Findit's tips for working at home24/03/2020
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General | 18th March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Help and support for Worcestershire businesses

Findit will closely follow the Government’s advice and guidelines and work with support organisations to bring all our members the current business information.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Help and support for Worcestershire businesses18/03/2020
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General | 16th March 2020

Birmingham automotive firm powers ahead with 100 new engineering jobs

A recruitment partnership has seen dozens of engineers beginning new roles at a Birmingham automotive firm which is driving innovations in low carbon and electric vehicle technology.
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Birmingham automotive firm powers ahead with 100 new engineering jobs16/03/2020
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General | 13th March 2020

Statement on the Worcestershire LEP Annual Conference 2020

In view of health concerns and the uncertainty around bringing groups of people together in the weeks ahead, the Worcestershire LEP has taken the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 conference pla...
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Statement on the Worcestershire LEP Annual Conference 202013/03/2020
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General | 10th March 2020

Kidderminster BID welcomes new manager, Alexandra Powell

The local Business Improvement District (BID) has announced the appointment of a new BID Manager today (Tuesday 10 March).
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Kidderminster BID welcomes new manager, Alexandra Powell10/03/2020
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General | 9th March 2020

FinditinWorcestershire member launches 'Good Egg Awards' for local businesses

Local workers and managers have the opportunity to be recognised as part of a Worcester firm's 'Good Egg Awards'
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FinditinWorcestershire member launches 'Good Egg Awards' for local businesses09/03/2020
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General | 9th March 2020

Introducing - our new Marketplace feature

Calling all Worcestershire businesses! Do you have a product or service you’d like to promote to FinditinWorcestershire's 11,000 members? Check out our brand new module Marketplace.
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Introducing - our new Marketplace feature09/03/2020
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General | 6th March 2020

Popular farming legal seminar returns to Worcestershire

Legal issues affecting Worcestershire farmers and landowners will be covered at a free annual agricultural seminar taking place on Thursday 26th March.
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Popular farming legal seminar returns to Worcestershire06/03/2020
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General | 26th February 2020

Microsoft set to headline Worcestershire event

Businesses in Worcestershire have been invited to a breakfast event which will tackle the latest benefits of embracing technology and innovative solutions to improve productivity.
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Microsoft set to headline Worcestershire event26/02/2020
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General | 20th February 2020

University of Worcester chosen to boost STEM education in West Midlands schools

The University of Worcester has been chosen to become the STEM Club Champion for the West Midlands and support schools across Birmingham, Coventry, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Warwickshire, and Sol...
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University of Worcester chosen to boost STEM education in West Midlands schools20/02/2020
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General | 17th February 2020

Worcestershire gritting and snow plough firm set for awards success

A successful family firm from Worcestershire has been shortlisted for a regional business award in recognition of its growth, customer service and environmental credentials.
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Worcestershire gritting and snow plough firm set for awards success17/02/2020
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General | 13th February 2020

30-year milestone for Worcestershire family construction firm

A father and son who run one of Worcestershire’s most respected building companies are celebrating the firm’s 30th anniversary.
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30-year milestone for Worcestershire family construction firm13/02/2020
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General | 31st January 2020

Business leaders meet as registrations open for Worcestershire LEP’s Annual Conference 2020

Business leaders from across the county joined the Worcestershire LEP team for the launch of the Worcestershire LEP’s 2020 Annual Conference.
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Business leaders meet as registrations open for Worcestershire LEP’s Annual Conference 202031/01/2020
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General | 27th January 2020

Worcestershire LEP welcomes Jenny Long to its board

Worcestershire LEP has thanked long-standing board member, Mark Martin, who has stepped down from January 2020 and welcomed its newest member, Jenny Long, MD of IceBlue Digital Marketing
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Worcestershire LEP welcomes Jenny Long to its board27/01/2020
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General | 16th January 2020

Employment lawyer issues IR35 alert to Worcestershire firms

A leading Worcestershire employment lawyer has warned the county’s private sector businesses to be fully prepared ahead of sweeping changes to rules on using contractors.
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Employment lawyer issues IR35 alert to Worcestershire firms16/01/2020
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General | 16th January 2020

Full steam ahead for Forgate Street's newest arrival

Coffee house entrepreneur Aasia Baig opens her third railway venture in Worcester thanks to business funding
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Full steam ahead for Forgate Street's newest arrival16/01/2020
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General | 15th January 2020

Low Carbon Opportunities Programme set to continue helping SMEs

FREE renewable energy and low carbon innovation assessments and grants for SMEs in Worcestershire are set to continue for another three years.
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Low Carbon Opportunities Programme set to continue helping SMEs15/01/2020
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General | 8th January 2020

Tech accelerator BetaDen opens its search for Cohort 3.0

Worcestershire’s first-of-its kind technology accelerator is now searching for its third cohort.
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Tech accelerator BetaDen opens its search for Cohort 3.008/01/2020
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General | 18th December 2019

Medilink West Midlands celebrates 18 years of support

Medilink West Midlands will host its annual Medical and Healthcare Business Awards on Thursday 13 February 2020, bringing together life sciences, healthcare and med-tech
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Medilink West Midlands celebrates 18 years of support18/12/2019
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General | 18th December 2019

Award winning employee health and wellbeing achievement

ISO Quality Services became one of the smallest SMEs in the county to achieve level two of the Worcestershire Works Well accreditation in June. Six months on, the Worcester-based FinditinWorcestershir...
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Award winning employee health and wellbeing achievement18/12/2019
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General | 17th December 2019

Worcestershire hair salon celebrates quarter of a century

FinditinWorcestershire member, Abacus Hair has celebrated its 25th anniversary and used the business milestone to introduce a range of sustainable hair and beauty products.
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Worcestershire hair salon celebrates quarter of a century17/12/2019
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General | 10th December 2019

Prepare your business for the EU exit with Worcestershire Business Central

Worcestershire Business Central is offering a series of FREE training events to help businesses prepare for the changes they will need to make before and after UK leaves the European Union.
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Prepare your business for the EU exit with Worcestershire Business Central10/12/2019
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General | 1st December 2019

Businesses celebrate at the first North Worcestershire Business Awards

More than 170 business leaders from across North Worcestershire attended the first business awards ‘celebrating the rising stars’ in the area.
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Businesses celebrate at the first North Worcestershire Business Awards01/12/2019
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General | 1st December 2019

£2million project launched for the Agri-tech sector

Pershore College announces its ERDF-funded project to help move Worcestershire businesses into new agri-tech markets
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£2million project launched for the Agri-tech sector01/12/2019
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General | 25th November 2019

FinditinWorcestershire member celebrates first year of collaboration

Visual Marketing Agency DT Studios in Kidderminster is celebrating its first anniversary.
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FinditinWorcestershire member celebrates first year of collaboration25/11/2019
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General | 21st November 2019

Recruitment firm Workforce announces management promotions

In a run of senior promotions, a Worcestershire recruitment firm has unveiled a new team of managers within its three branches in the county.
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Recruitment firm Workforce announces management promotions21/11/2019
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General | 20th November 2019

Enterprising Worcestershire offering higher value grants

Match funding is available to SMEs in Worcestershire for investment in new equipment and more.
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Enterprising Worcestershire offering higher value grants20/11/2019
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General | 19th November 2019

EBC Group help enhance the match day experience at Worcester Warriors

The FinditinWorcestershire member has installed a new high speed Wi-Fi throughout the stadium
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EBC Group help enhance the match day experience at Worcester Warriors19/11/2019
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General | 19th November 2019

Changing the face of public sector procurement with FinditinWorcestershire

The last breakfast event of the year gives members an opportunity to meet some of the region’s public sector buyers
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Changing the face of public sector procurement with FinditinWorcestershire19/11/2019
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General | 7th November 2019

Royal visit to Kidderminster highlights how technology keeps you more independent

A retirement residence in Kidderminster, equipped with the latest technology, has had a Royal visit.
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Royal visit to Kidderminster highlights how technology keeps you more independent07/11/2019
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General | 7th November 2019

Business leaders invited to free Brexit and employment law seminar

Businesses in Worcestershire have been invited to a free breakfast seminar which will tackle the latest on Brexit and help them stay one step ahead of employment law issues.
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Business leaders invited to free Brexit and employment law seminar07/11/2019
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General | 4th November 2019

Worcester Bosch pledges support to ‘Time to Change’ movement

The Worcestershire manufacturer has announced its support to the Time to Change Employer Pledge, which aims to change the way people think and act about mental health in the workplace.
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Worcester Bosch pledges support to ‘Time to Change’ movement04/11/2019
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General | 24th October 2019

Worcestershire Parkway construction nearing completion

As construction nears completion, the county’s newest, and biggest, train station is about to move into the final, and most critical phase so far.
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Worcestershire Parkway construction nearing completion24/10/2019
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General | 22nd October 2019

Worcestershire Ambassadors raise £35,000 through charity ball

A popular annual ball has raised over £35,000 for two Worcestershire charities.
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Worcestershire Ambassadors raise £35,000 through charity ball22/10/2019
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General | 17th October 2019

Get ready for Brexit with Worcestershire Business Central

As part of the Government campaign to 'Get ready for Brexit', Worcestershire Business Central is conducting a large scale survey into the business issues and concerns with Brexit.
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Get ready for Brexit with Worcestershire Business Central17/10/2019
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General | 14th October 2019

Worcestershire Community Foundation launches new young people’s mental health fund

A new Mental Health Fund which supports young people in Worcestershire has been launched in response to figures which highlight a rise in young people’s mental health challenges.
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Worcestershire Community Foundation launches new young people’s mental health fund14/10/2019
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General | 8th October 2019

amica24 is the new brand name for Worcestershire Telecare

Wyre Forest based, Worcestershire Telecare (WTC) part of The Community Housing Group announces launch of a new corporate brand, identity and name
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amica24 is the new brand name for Worcestershire Telecare08/10/2019
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General | 1st October 2019

Finalists announced for North Worcestershire Business Awards

20 of North Worcestershire’s best businesses have been named as finalists for North Worcestershire's first business awards.
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Finalists announced for North Worcestershire Business Awards01/10/2019