Derby Enterprise Growth Fund Supports DE22 Creative Expansion

A thriving design agency is set to move into larger premises and create five new jobs thanks to a £28,000 grant from Derby Enterprise Growth Fund. DE22 Creative has been based at Banks Mill Studio, run by the University of Derby, since its launch in 2010 and following several account gains, is now planning to move…

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New date for unique free event for Notts family businesses

High demand for the inaugural Ask the Adviser event in Nottingham, hosted by national organisation Families in Business (FiB), means it is to take place on a new date of Thursday 8th May. “We have been overwhelmed by family businesses keen to attend the event, but who are especially busy in April, the original…

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Questmark’s work leading Innovation in healthcare

Raspberry Pods, and a SimMan. How a local Derby technology company is providing and managing solutions for healthcare innovations. Innovation and improvement were at the forefront of Questmark’s latest project in healthcare, bringing together giant colourful pods and screens, video conferencing, recordings of…

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Popular Pyclet producers expand thanks to DEGF support

The award-winning Derby Pyclet Company has secured a £29,254 grant from Derby Enterprise Growth Fund to accelerate its ambitious growth plans and create up to six full and part time jobs in the city. Derby Pyclet Company will retain its café in Derby Market Hall and will now expand its production to Darley Abbey…

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Phipps Brewery praises commercial partners

Northampton has been praised as ‘a fantastic place to do business’ by Alaric Neville, owner of the new £1 million Phipps Albion Brewery on Kingswell Street in the town, after support received by Sawford Bullard and Franklins Solicitors to secure the commercial deal for the site. The reappearance of Phipps in…

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England call-up for managing partner

The managing partner of East of England-based chartered accountants Moore Thompson has been called up to represent the England Over-45’s team at the Masters Home International Championships 2014. Boston-resident Mark Hildred has been selected in a six-man team for the championships which take place in Nottingham on…

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GIMA Launches Innovator’s Seed Corn Fund

The Garden Industry Manufacturers’ Association is launching a £5,000 seed corn fund to help support the drive for innovation within the UK gardening industry. The UK garden industry was worth in excess of £4.9b in 2013 and is forecast to grow to £5.6b in 2018 (source Mintel), but despite this optimistic outlook,…

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Invest in Nottingham Club lunch highlights future economic plan

The chief executive of D2N2 gave an inspiring speech about the future of business and economic development in the region at the latest Invest in Nottingham club lunch, held in Mansfield. The lunch was held at the recently expanded West Nottinghamshire College and members heard how new businesses including Hilary’s…

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