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General | 18th June 2019

Assistive technology in action at FinditinWorcestershire’s latest event

At FinditinWorcestershire’s breakfast event today (Tuesday 18 June), over 50 delegates heard from leading experts from the world of assistive technology for the care industry.

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Assistive technology in action at FinditinWorcestershire’s latest event18/06/2019
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General | 13th June 2019

Businesses encouraged to enter the North Worcestershire Business Awards

Are you an ambitious start-up, an outstanding entrepreneur or a great employer?

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Businesses encouraged to enter the North Worcestershire Business Awards13/06/2019
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General | 10th June 2019

Worcestershire firm to source staff for £108m electric battery industrialisation centre

A specialist Worcestershire recruitment firm has been appointed to fill almost 100 jobs at a new £108m million research centre which will drive the UK’s automotive battery development.

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Worcestershire firm to source staff for £108m electric battery industrialisation centre10/06/2019
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General | 10th June 2019

FinditinWorcestershire member wins award at the SC Awards Europe 2019

UK Cyber Security Association’s CEO & Founder Lisa Ventura has won the “Outstanding Contribution to Cyber Security” category at this year’s SC Awards Europe, organised and run by SC Media.

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FinditinWorcestershire member wins award at the SC Awards Europe 201910/06/2019
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General | 7th June 2019

Worcestershire innovators urged to make it happen!

Budding innovators in Worcestershire are being encouraged to share their business ideas and take the chance to make their dreams a reality.

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Worcestershire innovators urged to make it happen!07/06/2019
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General | 4th June 2019

FinditinWorcestershire to welcome the county's ‘tech-preneurs’

FinditinWorcestershire’s June breakfast meeting is calling for the county’s technology innovators to come along and find out how their tech could be used in the care industry.

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FinditinWorcestershire to welcome the county's ‘tech-preneurs’04/06/2019
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General | 21st May 2019

Latest FinditinWorcestershire event offers a unique partnership opportunity for county businesses

The Wyre Forest area was the focal point of an event this morning (Tuesday 21 May 2019) at Sixways Stadium

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Latest FinditinWorcestershire event offers a unique partnership opportunity for county businesses21/05/2019
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General | 20th May 2019

Betaden hosts successful Cohort 1.0 tech accelerator showcase

Worcestershire’s commercial tech accelerator BetaDen successfully held its first Cohort 1.0 showcase event last week, to mark the completion of the first programme of its six BetaDen members.

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Betaden hosts successful Cohort 1.0 tech accelerator showcase20/05/2019
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General | 17th May 2019

Businesses vote YES to Kidderminster BID

Businesses in Kidderminster town centre have voted in favour of a creating a Business Improvement District (BID).

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Businesses vote YES to Kidderminster BID17/05/2019
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General | 15th May 2019

Worcestershire family up for business award

A Worcestershire gritting and snow clearance company and Findit member has been shortlisted for a prestigious county business award.

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Worcestershire family up for business award15/05/2019
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General | 9th May 2019

PLANit Global is launching into Worcestershire

PLANit Global is excited to be engaging with local businesses and schools in Worcestershire to inspire the county’s future workforce.

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PLANit Global is launching into Worcestershire09/05/2019
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General | 25th April 2019

Wyre Forest District Council announces plans for further development in Kidderminster

Wyre Forest District Council has appointed Construction and Fit Out Solutions (CAFOS) of Birmingham to construct nine new industrial units on land off Silverwoods Way.

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Wyre Forest District Council announces plans for further development in Kidderminster25/04/2019
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General | 17th April 2019

Family-run fine dining restaurant has been shortlisted for a local award

Green Cow Kitchens, the fine dining restaurant located in rural Herefordshire has been shortlisted in the Family Business of the Year category at Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber Business Awards...

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Family-run fine dining restaurant has been shortlisted for a local award17/04/2019
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General | 16th April 2019

Is your community struggling with Broadband?

Great news! The national Gigabit Voucher Scheme is available to help fund your upgrade to Fibre to the Premises or Ultrafast Broadband.

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Is your community struggling with Broadband?16/04/2019
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General | 16th April 2019

Football community come together in support of young Alfie

The football community from across Malvern are coming together for a fun packed charity event on the evening of Friday 17th May 2019 in support of local boy Alfie Orton and to raise funds for Birmingh...

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Football community come together in support of young Alfie16/04/2019
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General | 9th April 2019

Get in gear for the Redditch Tour

Fast becoming tradition, The OVO Energy Tour Series action is returning to Redditch in May

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Get in gear for the Redditch Tour09/04/2019
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General | 5th April 2019

UK Cyber Security Association’s CEO selected as a finalist at this year’s SC Awards Europe

UK Cyber Security Association is proud and honoured to announce that their CEO & Founder Lisa Ventura is a finalist in the “Outstanding Contribution to Cyber Security” category

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UK Cyber Security Association’s CEO selected as a finalist at this year’s SC Awards Europe05/04/2019
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General | 27th March 2019

Additional funding secured to expand county council's Game Changer Programme

As Worcestershire Council pledges an additional £4m of funding, the county's successful Game Changer Programme is set to expand over the next two years

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Additional funding secured to expand county council's Game Changer Programme27/03/2019
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General | 25th March 2019

Findit member exports for Rwandan memorial

Malvern-based creative design and production company Selcraft has been asked to undertake a commission for a special medal

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Findit member exports for Rwandan memorial25/03/2019
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General | 25th March 2019

Protect your business from cyber crime

Businesses in Worcestershire are invited to a free, interactive event to help them identify and protect against the latest cyber security threats.

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Protect your business from cyber crime25/03/2019
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General | 25th March 2019

Businesses invited to sponsor new awards for North Worcestershire

The first ever North Worcestershire Business Awards are being held this November organised by NWedR and North Worcestershire Business Leaders (NWBL).

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Businesses invited to sponsor new awards for North Worcestershire25/03/2019
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General | 21st March 2019

Could your business benefit from a senior corporate mentor?

‘Mentoring for Growth’ is a new national programme designed to support SME business growth across the UK.

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Could your business benefit from a senior corporate mentor?21/03/2019
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General | 19th March 2019

Infrastructure contractor engages with Worcestershire suppliers

Businesses across Worcestershire were offered the opportunity to meet Alun Griffiths (Contractors) Ltd today (Tuesday 19 March 2019).

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Infrastructure contractor engages with Worcestershire suppliers19/03/2019
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General | 13th March 2019

Worcestershire lawyers to tackle gruelling ‘Wolf Run’ for breast cancer charity

A team of lawyers are set to take on a demanding 10k country run to raise money for a Worcestershire cancer charity.

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Worcestershire lawyers to tackle gruelling ‘Wolf Run’ for breast cancer charity13/03/2019
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General | 12th March 2019

Double celebration for Evesham design agency

FinditinWorcestershire member, Areca Design is celebrating after winning the title of Midlands Digital Communication Company of the Year at the prestigious Midlands Business Awards 2019

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Double celebration for Evesham design agency12/03/2019
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General | 11th March 2019

FinditinWorcestershire member to host quiz night to raise money for local charity

Local provider of ICT infrastructure solutions, vietec is hosting a charity quiz night and raffle to raise money for Primrose Hospice

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FinditinWorcestershire member to host quiz night to raise money for local charity11/03/2019
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General | 4th March 2019

Tour Series back for an eighth year

The Tour Series Cycle Race returns to Worcestershire on Thursday 9 May for the eighth year.

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Tour Series back for an eighth year04/03/2019
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General | 4th March 2019

Innovative tech accelerator BetaDen is now recruiting for Cohort 2.0

Recruitment for Cohort 2.0 will be launched today, starting August 2019 from BetaDen’s base in Malvern Hills Science Park, Worcestershire

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Innovative tech accelerator BetaDen is now recruiting for Cohort 2.004/03/2019
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General | 28th February 2019

Local businesses to be given the opportunity to meet civil engineering contractor

Worcestershire County Council’s Infrastructure Engineering Term contractor is returning to FinditinWorcestershire with a list of supply chain opportunities

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Local businesses to be given the opportunity to meet civil engineering contractor28/02/2019
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General | 28th February 2019

Grow your business with TLC - Tendering for local contracts

Redditch firms are being invited to a free event designed to help them understand how to win business that’s available from the borough council and the wider public sector.

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Grow your business with TLC - Tendering for local contracts28/02/2019
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General | 22nd February 2019

Worcestershire business leaders invited to free breakfast seminar

Business leaders from across Worcestershire are being invited to a free breakfast seminar where experts discuss a range of corporate, legal, financial and tax matters.

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Worcestershire business leaders invited to free breakfast seminar22/02/2019
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General | 22nd February 2019

Firms urged to get involved in park restoration

Wyre Forest District Council has received initial support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to plan a restoration project at Brinton Park and a full funding application will be submitted in Februar...

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Firms urged to get involved in park restoration22/02/2019
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General | 19th February 2019

Local trades given the chance to meet the construction team at Sanctuary Homes

Businesses across Worcestershire were given an exclusive peak preview of the local housebuilding supply chain opportunities on the horizon with Sanctuary Homes at FinditinWorcestershire’s second ‘Meet...

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Local trades given the chance to meet the construction team at Sanctuary Homes19/02/2019
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General | 13th February 2019

Government-backed Worcestershire 5G Consortium switches on Britain’s first 5G factory trial

The first-ever British 5G factory trials have been switched on today, putting the UK firmly ahead of its European peers in the race for 5G

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Government-backed Worcestershire 5G Consortium switches on Britain’s first 5G factory trial13/02/2019
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General | 11th February 2019

Donations top £2m as Worcestershire Community Foundation marks 15th year

A Worcestershire charitable foundation has marked its 15th anniversary by announcing a string of growth plans which will help support dozens more good causes across the county.

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Donations top £2m as Worcestershire Community Foundation marks 15th year11/02/2019
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General | 8th February 2019

Leading Worcester-based housing company to host FinditinWorcestershire's February event

Sanctuary Homes, the brand for Sanctuary Group’s property development activity, will be mobilising its construction arm across the county providing an exciting opportunity for local trades

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Leading Worcester-based housing company to host FinditinWorcestershire's February event08/02/2019
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General | 7th February 2019

FinditinWorcestershire member lands exclusive solar deal with housebuilder Redrow

Kidderminster-based solar installer Eco2Solar has landed an exclusive supply deal with housebuilding firm Redrow Homes.

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FinditinWorcestershire member lands exclusive solar deal with housebuilder Redrow07/02/2019
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General | 24th January 2019

Greater Birmingham and Solihull region records another year of economic success

Greater Birmingham’s regional economy has continued to perform strongly in areas ranging from job creation to quality of life, according to data* analysed by the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local En...

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Greater Birmingham and Solihull region records another year of economic success24/01/2019
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General | 22nd January 2019

FinditinWorcestershire’s first event of the year talks technology opportunities

Over 70 local businesses from across the county attended Worcestershire County Council and FinditinWorcestershire’s breakfast event ‘Next Generation Technology Opportunities’ this morning (Tuesday 22 ...

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FinditinWorcestershire’s first event of the year talks technology opportunities22/01/2019
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General | 18th January 2019

Thumbs up for £100m development featuring 800 homes

A £100m development featuring 800 homes in Worcestershire, which could create 1,550 jobs, has been given the thumbs up.

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Thumbs up for £100m development featuring 800 homes18/01/2019
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General | 15th January 2019

Worcestershire SMEs encouraged to apply for Cyber Growth and Security Grants

Funding of up to £20,000 is now available for Worcestershire’s growing cyber sector businesses and to support local SMEs, to become more cyber secure.

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Worcestershire SMEs encouraged to apply for Cyber Growth and Security Grants15/01/2019
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General | 11th January 2019

Go-ahead for almost 1,000 homes for edge of Worcester City

The go-ahead has been granted for almost 1,000 homes to be built on the edge of Worcester. Hallam Land Management has won permission for up to 965 houses on land to the West of Worcester, north of Br...

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Go-ahead for almost 1,000 homes for edge of Worcester City11/01/2019
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General | 7th January 2019

Law firm launches charity Will month for St Richards Hospice

Specialist lawyers at Worcester law firm mfg Solicitors are supporting a Worcester hospice as part of a new year will-writing drive.

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Law firm launches charity Will month for St Richards Hospice07/01/2019
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General | 4th January 2019

New Birmingham 2022 business portal set to advertise all Games contracts

Launched in November 2018, the new business portal is free to join and will advertise all contracts relating to the Games for local businesses

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New Birmingham 2022 business portal set to advertise all Games contracts04/01/2019
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General | 20th December 2018

Grow your future workforce with Worcestershire County Council

Did you know you can work with the Connecting Schools and Business Programme at Worcestershire County Council to explore future talent?

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Grow your future workforce with Worcestershire County Council20/12/2018
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General | 17th December 2018

Are you interested in making a difference for older people in your local community?

Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest is looking for committed individuals who can bring a variety of skills and skills to its team

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Are you interested in making a difference for older people in your local community?17/12/2018
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General | 17th December 2018

MFG Solicitors honoured for securing vital funds for Cancer Research UK

Wyre Forest law firm mfg Solicitors has been recogised by Cancer Research UK after facilitating more than £934,000 worth of gifts over the past 19 years from people choosing to leave a legacy to the c...

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MFG Solicitors honoured for securing vital funds for Cancer Research UK17/12/2018
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General | 17th December 2018

FinditinWorcestershire member benefits by contacting Worcestershire Business Central

Areca Design is the latest local business to benefit from the Investing in Growth programme

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FinditinWorcestershire member benefits by contacting Worcestershire Business Central17/12/2018
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General | 13th December 2018

New programme offering professional advice on how to create, improve or restore wildlife-rich habitats

Natural Networks is an exciting new opportunity for landowners, organisations and communities across Worcestershire to take action and enhance their land for wildlife.

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New programme offering professional advice on how to create, improve or restore wildlife-rich habitats13/12/2018
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General | 10th December 2018

Hagley care home chef tastes success after achieving five star food rating

A widely respected chef based at a Hagley care home has played a key role in the home achieving a top status for the quality of its food.

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Hagley care home chef tastes success after achieving five star food rating10/12/2018