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The LAST WORD: Jessica Morgan, owner, Carnsight Communications

May 20, 2022
The LAST WORD: Jessica Morgan, owner, Carnsight Communications

Each week Bath Business News gives a prominent member of the area’s business community the last word on its weekly e-bulletin. This week Jessica Morgan, founder and owner of Marshfield-based PR agency Carnsight Communications, answers our 10 questions. What was the LAST:  Film you watched? A Time to Die. I’m only a year late! I was holding out to...

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University of Bath green hydrogen plant to put region in fast lane for alternative fuel research

May 20, 2022
University of Bath green hydrogen plant to put region in fast lane for alternative fuel research

The South West’s first manufacturing plant for sustainable green hydrogen is to be opened by the University of Bath as it strengthens its position as a leading research body into alternative low carbon fuels. The plant is to be sited at the university’s new £70m motor industry global centre of excellence, which aims to...

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Annual profits and sales accelerate at Wincanton as major investment in eCommerce pays off

May 20, 2022
Annual profits and sales accelerate at Wincanton as major investment in eCommerce pays off

Logistics group Wincanton is confident it can steer clear of the any consumer slowdown triggered by the cost-of-living crisis after a year in which its profits soared by 23%. The Chippenham-headquartered group has benefited in recent years from the rise in online retailing, with its efulfilment business driving its growth. But it said all...

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Buoyant Future looks ahead to more growth in US following string of recent Stateside acquisitions

May 20, 2022
Buoyant Future looks ahead to more growth in US following string of recent Stateside acquisitions

Bath-headquartered media group Future this week said it was on track to achieving its aim of half of all Americans reading its online titles as it unveiled another set of soaring sales and profit figures. The group, which has been transformed over recent years through a raft of strategic acquisitions, said its US audience reach...

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Latest acquisitions give healthy outlook for Alliance Pharma as chair prepares to step down

May 20, 2022
Latest acquisitions give healthy outlook for Alliance Pharma as chair prepares to step down

International healthcare firm Alliance Pharma, whose products range from anti-dandruff shampoo to stomach ulcer treatments, is in good health and consumer demand for its brands remains strong, its chair has told shareholders at its annual meeting. David Cook also announced he would be stepping down from the Chippenham-headquartered group in May next year after...

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Show produced by Bath Spa University film and media lecturer does the double at the BAFTAs

May 19, 2022
Show produced by Bath Spa University film and media lecturer does the double at the BAFTAs

A Bath Spa University lecturer who produced a double BAFTA-winning TV drama has said she will use the experience when she teaches her students. Sophie Francis, pictured, a senior lecturer in film and media courses at the university, worked on the first and second series of BBC Three’s Wales-based coming of age drama series...

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