News from February 2018

East Midlands Intellectual Property Firm Achieves Industry Recognition

East Midlands based Swindell & Pearson has been recommended in the 2018 edition of the World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR) - The...

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Air-IT Double Joy as Finalists in Global Service Desk Awards

East Midlands based managed service provider, Air-IT have been named as finalists in the Best Small Enterprise Managed Service Provider...

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Briefing dates announced for £10m manufacturing and materials readiness Innovation Loans competitio

£10m manufacturing and materials readiness innovation loans competition

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Growth Hubs unite for joint business support event

Shedding light on how both Growth Hubs can help businesses in the area will be the goal at the ‘Best...

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Surveyors set for growth with Mansfield i-Centre

A specialist surveying company has praised the “excellent balance of space, location and facilities” of the Mansfield i-Centre, which has...

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Midlands Engine Investment Fund launches £100million SME equity fund

The British Business Bank (BBB) has launched a further wave of its £250million Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) with up...

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Latest British Business Bank Research Reveals Equity And Alternative Finance Growing Strongly

Published today, the British Business Bank’s 2018 Small Business Finance Markets report reveals welcome evidence that the UK’s small...

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The Biggest Ever Careers Webinar!

The Big Assembly is the highlight of National Apprenticeship Week

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£12m iHub Opens its Doors to Businesses in the Aerospace, Rail & Automotive Supply Chain Industries

Leading managed workspace provider Connect Derby has teamed up with ENSCITE, a support organisation for companies in the transport equipment...

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University of Derby Invest to Grow fund creates 1,000 local jobs

The University of Derby has supported the creation of more than 1,000 jobs in key growth sectors across the East Midlands...

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Love free business advice? See ‘The Growth Hubs’ at Love Business EXPO

Three Growth Hubs from across the Midlands are set to join forces at this year’s Love Business EXPO 2018 to...

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Do you provide employment and skills advice, support or information to your local community?

You could be a housing association providing advice to tenants, a mental; health service or a small charity providing a...

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Businesses Urged to Compete in BT and Cabinet Office Search for Small Companies with Big Tech Ideas

BT has launched a competition for small and medium businesses in partnership with the Cabinet Office and TechHub to find...

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Transform businesses by smart working

Posted on February 12th, 2018

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Derbyshire Entrepreneur To Appear In Latest Series of Dragons' Den

Dynamic Derby businessman Ed Hollands will appear on an episode of the current series of Dragons’ Den on February 11 2018.

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Tidyco welcomes Anna Delvecchio and Peter Pollock

Derby-based Tidyco, a supplier of hydraulic and pneumatic products to the UK rail industry for over 40 years welcomes Anna Delvecchio...

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Automatic enrolment is an ongoing process – it does not end with your declaration of compliance

The Pensions Regulator carries out spot checks around the country to ensure employers are complying with their automatic enrolment (AE)...

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£15million for housing development in D2N2 LEP area

A £15million Government investment in housebuilding in the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership area has been warmly welcomed by the...

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Buxton Crescent Heritage Skills programme

We are delighted to be delivering a number of heritage skills taster days at this very significant building conservation and...

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