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General | 18th May 2017

The Worcestershire Loan Fund is a partnership between Worcestershire County Council and BCRS Business Loans

The Fund has been especially designed to meet the needs of growing small and medium sized businesses that are unable to secure finance from traditional lenders, such as banks.

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The Worcestershire Loan Fund is a partnership between Worcestershire County Council and BCRS Business Loans18/05/2017
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General | 17th May 2017

New leader for Malvern Hills District Council

The new leader of Malvern Hills District Council has pledged to put the economy, business growth and job creation at the top of his agenda as he takes on the role.

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New leader for Malvern Hills District Council17/05/2017
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General | 16th May 2017

Another successful event with FinditinWorcestershire

Over 80 businesses attended the latest FinditinWorcestershire breakfast event and were given an overview into the world of PR and then had the opportunity to meet influential journalists first hand.

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Another successful event with FinditinWorcestershire16/05/2017
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General | 11th May 2017

Become an Enterprise Adviser and make a lasting positive impact at a strategic level

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Worcestershire County Council are looking for talented and passionate individuals to become ‘Enterprise Advisers’

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Become an Enterprise Adviser and make a lasting positive impact at a strategic level11/05/2017
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General | 10th May 2017

Aston University Innovation Voucher Scheme available for SMEs in The Marches area

Receive the funding you need to drive innovation and business growth for your company with an Innovation Voucher.

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Aston University Innovation Voucher Scheme available for SMEs in The Marches area10/05/2017
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General | 8th May 2017

Helping to promote your business and meet the journalists event with FinditinWorcestershire

For SMEs wanting some help to promote their business but don’t know where to begin, the latest event from FinditinWorcestershire will give them the tools and advice they need to have their voice heard...

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Helping to promote your business and meet the journalists event with FinditinWorcestershire08/05/2017
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General | 2nd May 2017

Seminar to help local businesses increase brand awareness

A Worcestershire social media and marketing support agency is calling for delegates to take up the last few places on a forthcoming seminar.

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Seminar to help local businesses increase brand awareness02/05/2017
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General | 26th April 2017

Oakleaf Commercial Services proves that small building plots are worth serious consideration

Oakleaf Commercial Services Development team have received a Considerate Constructors Scheme Silver award for their Keats Place site in Kidderminster.

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Oakleaf Commercial Services proves that small building plots are worth serious consideration26/04/2017
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General | 25th April 2017

Over 70 businesses connect at innovation event with FinditinWorcestershire

Over 70 Worcestershire businesses attended an Innovation event today from FinditinWorcestershire to help them find ways to ensure they keep ahead of their competitors and bring their product or servic...

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Over 70 businesses connect at innovation event with FinditinWorcestershire25/04/2017
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General | 25th April 2017

Worcestershire IT firm marks 15-year partnership with contract renewal

One of Worcestershire’s leading IT and business software providers has renewed its long-term contract with a global storage equipment firm.

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Worcestershire IT firm marks 15-year partnership with contract renewal25/04/2017
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General | 12th April 2017

Pedal power all the way when the Tour Series takes Redditch by storm again

All eyes will be on Redditch when this year’s hugely-popular Tour Series kicks off in the town centre on Tuesday 9 May

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Pedal power all the way when the Tour Series takes Redditch by storm again12/04/2017
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General | 12th April 2017

Learn how to get your hands on £15 million European funding at May launch events

Worcestershire Business Central is inviting the county’s SMEs to attend the official launch of its Worcestershire European Funded Growth programmes on 17 and 25 May 2017.

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Learn how to get your hands on £15 million European funding at May launch events12/04/2017
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General | 11th April 2017

New Malvern care home manager set to keep staff fit and healthy

The owners of a popular Malvern care home have appointed a new manager who is set to introduce fresh ideas to enhance its quality of care and keep residents active.

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New Malvern care home manager set to keep staff fit and healthy11/04/2017
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General | 11th April 2017

Business lunch raises thousands for hospice care

County businesses have raised thousands of pounds for a Worcestershire hospice at a lunch supported by a leading recruitment and training firm.

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Business lunch raises thousands for hospice care11/04/2017
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General | 6th April 2017

The Community Housing Group’s Managing Director to retire after 42 years service

Yvonne Leishman O.B.E, Managing Director of Kidderminster based The Community Housing Group (TCHG), retired in April after 17 years in the role and a career in housing spanning 42 years.

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The Community Housing Group’s Managing Director to retire after 42 years service06/04/2017
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General | 6th April 2017

Take advantage of free Heart Safe training with FinditinWorcestershire member, Titania

FinditinWorcestershire member, Titania, will be hosting free cardiac arrest training sessions at its offices in Worcester on Tuesday 25 April.

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Take advantage of free Heart Safe training with FinditinWorcestershire member, Titania06/04/2017
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General | 6th April 2017

Place Partnership crowned 'Property Newcomer of the Year'

FinditinWorcestershire member, Place Partnership are celebrating today after scooping the coveted title of ‘Property Newcomer of the Year’ at the prestigious national Property Awards 2017.

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Place Partnership crowned 'Property Newcomer of the Year'06/04/2017
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General | 5th April 2017

We’re hosting a talent show with a difference! Come share your ideas and concepts with us!

FinditinWorcestershire wants to bring the fantastic talent Worcestershire has to offer together and give innovative SMEs the chance to showcase their new concepts and ideas on 25 April.

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We’re hosting a talent show with a difference! Come share your ideas and concepts with us!05/04/2017
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General | 5th April 2017

Tax and trusts expert adds three decades of experience to mfg’s private client team

A respected specialist lawyer with almost three decades of experience has joined FinditinWorcestershire member, mfg Solicitors

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Tax and trusts expert adds three decades of experience to mfg’s private client team05/04/2017
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General | 27th March 2017

Worcestershire hotel owners complete first phase of £1.2m Gloucestershire project

FinditinWorcestershire member St Andrews Town Hotel in Droitwich have completed the first phase of their £1.2 million refurbishment of its sister hotel in Gloucestershire.

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Worcestershire hotel owners complete first phase of £1.2m Gloucestershire project27/03/2017
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General | 20th March 2017

Businesses get private viewing of the future of local housing

Worcestershire businesses were given an exclusive insight into the local housebuilding supply chain opportunities that will be available to them over the coming weeks and months on 21 March.

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Businesses get private viewing of the future of local housing20/03/2017
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General | 20th March 2017

Get your business idea off the ground with Worcester Business School’s Summer Startup Bootcamp

Are you a young Worcestershire person with a business concept you’d like to turn into reality? Then Worcester Business School’s forthcoming Summer Startup Bootcamp programme might be just what you nee...

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Get your business idea off the ground with Worcester Business School’s Summer Startup Bootcamp20/03/2017
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General | 13th March 2017

Worcester law firm set to hold Spring farming seminar

The vital legal issues affecting farmers and landowners across the county will be covered at an annual Spring seminar taking place in Worcester later this month.

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Worcester law firm set to hold Spring farming seminar13/03/2017
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General | 13th March 2017

FinditinWorcestershire member to speak at women’s conference

The owner of a Worcestershire marketing company has been invited to speak at a special conference for women entrepreneurs.

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FinditinWorcestershire member to speak at women’s conference13/03/2017
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General | 9th March 2017

Protect your business from cyber-attacks with Titania’s free Risk Assessment Tool

Are you an SME who’d like to safeguard your business against the threat of cyber-attacks? The free Risk Assessment Tool from Worcester-based business, Titania, is designed to do just that.

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Protect your business from cyber-attacks with Titania’s free Risk Assessment Tool09/03/2017
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General | 9th March 2017

Thousands more Worcestershire homes and businesses to get fibre broadband boost

Thousands more Worcestershire homes and businesses will get a fibre broadband boost thanks to a £3.7 million expansion

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Thousands more Worcestershire homes and businesses to get fibre broadband boost09/03/2017
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General | 6th March 2017

Tenants awarded for their scrutiny of The Community Housing Group

The Community Housing Group and its Tenant Scrutiny Committee are celebrating success in meeting the requirements of the Quality Assured Scrutiny standard and have been awarded the accreditation.

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Tenants awarded for their scrutiny of The Community Housing Group06/03/2017
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General | 6th March 2017

New appointments strengthen a FinditinWorcestershire member's management team

The owners of a popular Worcestershire hotel have made four new appointments following an unprecedented growth in the number of guests and event bookings

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New appointments strengthen a FinditinWorcestershire member's management team06/03/2017
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General | 1st March 2017

Get your business ahead of the local property development curve

Do you work in the housebuilding industry? Want to find out what’s planned in the county and the future opportunities available for your business? Book for our next event on 21 March.

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Get your business ahead of the local property development curve01/03/2017
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General | 27th February 2017

Place Partnership finalist for national Property Awards

Congratulations to FinditinWorcestershire member, Place Partnership for being shortlisted for a prestigious national award.

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Place Partnership finalist for national Property Awards27/02/2017
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General | 27th February 2017

Get the financial assistance you need for your new business with Start up Spring

Are you planning to start your first business or perhaps you’re looking to launch your second? Find out how Impetus Business Loans can provide you with the financial help and support you need

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Get the financial assistance you need for your new business with Start up Spring27/02/2017
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General | 27th February 2017

Rushwick affordable housing development: Speak to the key buyers about contract opportunities

Kier Living will build affordable housing in Worcester that’ll be managed by the Community Housing Group, starting this year. Meet key buyers at our event on 21 March

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Rushwick affordable housing development: Speak to the key buyers about contract opportunities27/02/2017
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General | 23rd February 2017

Are you ready to do business at this year’s Chamber Business Expo?

With more than 120 exhibitors, free seminars and a dedicated Network Zone, the Business Expo gives businesses the chance to raise their profile, generate leads and make new contacts.

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Are you ready to do business at this year’s Chamber Business Expo?23/02/2017
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General | 23rd February 2017

Give your employees a health boost

Worcestershire Works Well is a free-to-access initiative designed to help the county’s businesses boost their employees’ health.

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Give your employees a health boost23/02/2017
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General | 21st February 2017

Exporting = business growth + increased profits

Worcestershire businesses got the chance to learn about the ins and outs of exporting from a team of experts, as well as two local success stories, at our event on 21 February

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Exporting = business growth + increased profits21/02/2017
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General | 16th February 2017

Site success for Keats Place in Kidderminster

Oakleaf Commercial Services has received a further Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Award to add to their collection, for their Keats Place development in Kidderminster.

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Site success for Keats Place in Kidderminster16/02/2017
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General | 14th February 2017

Surveying firm wins Pershore Abbey contract

A local Worcester based chartered land surveying practice and Findit member has been appointed to undertake a surveying project at a former Anglo Saxon Abbey in the county. CGD Ltd won the commission ...

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Surveying firm wins Pershore Abbey contract14/02/2017
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General | 13th February 2017

Exporting – the proven way to boost your business beyond recognition

Discover how exporting can help grow your business and increase your profits and sales at our exporting event on 21 February.

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Exporting – the proven way to boost your business beyond recognition13/02/2017
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General | 7th February 2017

Local law firm expands family team with new appointment

One of Worcestershire’s up and coming law firms and FinditinWorcestershire members, has appointed a new family law specialist after a successful recruitment drive.

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Local law firm expands family team with new appointment07/02/2017
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General | 30th January 2017

Apprenticeship Levy, does it affect your business and are you ready?

From 2017, the government is introducing a new apprenticeship levy that will have financial implications for businesses of any size.

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Apprenticeship Levy, does it affect your business and are you ready?30/01/2017
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General | 26th January 2017

Update your password in line with FinditintheWorcestershire's enhanced security measures

Following the launch of the new FinditintheWorcestershire website last year, we are encouraging members to update their passwords in line with our enhanced security measures to protect your data.

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Update your password in line with FinditintheWorcestershire's enhanced security measures26/01/2017
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General | 25th January 2017

Are you a buyer who would like to source more locally?

Our new module Quick Quote Pro could be the answer to managing your low value purchases - it's easy to use and essential for reporting.

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Are you a buyer who would like to source more locally?25/01/2017
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General | 25th January 2017

Retro designer sets her sights on international goals

A Worcestershire textile designer who creates retro-style aprons using her own fabric designs is cooking up the next stage of growth after meeting her initial export plans

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Retro designer sets her sights on international goals25/01/2017
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General | 23rd January 2017

Keep us in the loop!

Have you secured any new business through FinditinWorcestershire? Or perhaps you picked up a contract after attending one of our events? If so, we’d love to hear from you and share your success story

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Keep us in the loop!23/01/2017
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General | 23rd January 2017

Redditch business to benefit from Energy Efficiency Programme Grant

A Redditch business is one of a number of businesses to have benefited from the first Business Energy Efficiency Programme Grant round, set up to help lower running costs and promote energy efficient ...

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Redditch business to benefit from Energy Efficiency Programme Grant23/01/2017
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General | 19th January 2017

Former Worcestershire Businesswoman of the Year launches social media agency

FinditinWorcestershire member, Esther Partridge-Warner – who lives in Malvern - has set up Online Media Works, which aims to free up small business owners from the time consuming process of marketing.

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Former Worcestershire Businesswoman of the Year launches social media agency19/01/2017
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General | 18th January 2017

Speller Metcalfe, Malvern appointed £60m Staffordshire framework

FinditinWorcestershire supporter, Speller Metcalfe has been selected as one of Staffordshire County Council’s appointed contractors for a major new Capital Works Programme framework.

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Speller Metcalfe, Malvern appointed £60m Staffordshire framework18/01/2017
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General | 17th January 2017

Worcestershire businesses get the inside track on University of Worcester opportunities

Worcestershire businesses learnt about the supply opportunities linked to the University of Worcester’s Summer Works 2017 Programme and met the framework contractors on January 17.

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Worcestershire businesses get the inside track on University of Worcester opportunities17/01/2017
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General | 5th January 2017

Boost your business with Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW)

Are you a Worcestershire SME looking to upskill your workforce through training that’s tailored to meet your business needs? The Skills Support for the Workforce programme can help.

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Boost your business with Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW)05/01/2017
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General | 5th January 2017

Develop your innovative projects with Proof of Concept grant funding

Do you have an innovative business idea you want to investigate, advance, commercialise or protect? You could be eligible to receive a Proof of Concept grant from Worcestershire County Council.

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Develop your innovative projects with Proof of Concept grant funding05/01/2017
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