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18 Jun

The British Street Food Awards

The toughest street food competition in the world is coming to Derby.

18 Jun

Double Award Joy for East Midlands ICT Firm

Managed IT and Communications Service Provider, Air-IT are celebrating after winning two awards in as many weeks at the Derby Telegraph and Nottingham Post Business Awards.

18 Jun

£2.5bn British Patient Capital Programme launched to enable long-term investment in innovative companies across the UK

The British Business Bank is launching British Patient Capital, a new £2.5bn programme designed to enable long-term investment in high growth potential companies across the UK led by ambitious entrepreneurs who want to build successful, world-class busine

Growth Hub Blog

Automechanika arrives in Birmingham

January 4th, 2016

The D2N2 area is synonymous with the transport equipment manufacturing sector, given the presence of a number of large and globally significant employers such as Toyota, Rolls Royce and Bombardier and their significant local supply chains, areas across De

Cyber Crime

November 16th, 2015

Andy Watterson, Business Crime Manager at East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire) presents his tips on tackling cyber crime.

How the Food & Drink Forum can help your Business

November 9th, 2015

The food and drink sector is said to account for almost 16% of the UK’s total manufacturing turnover, that’s around £81.8 billion, and employs around 400,000 people (which is more than the population of Leicester!)*