Blog Archives

Bristol Airport looks to land new routes at major gathering of world’s top airlines

April 22, 2018
By
Bristol Airport looks to land new routes at major gathering of world’s top airlines

Bristol Airport and the South West’s top tourist attractions are to be showcased this week at a gathering of the world’s leading airlines. Airport bosses and representatives of Destination Bristol will meet more than 30 airlines and other travel organisations at the Routes Europe event in Bilbao, Spain, with the aim of growing the...

Read more »

Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

April 21, 2018
By
4246855-calendar3-150x150

Monday April 23 Interims: UBS, Philips Electronics, Alphabet Tuesday April 24 Interims: Anglo-American, SAP, Caterpillar, Coca-Cola Trading updates: London Stock Exchange, St James’s Place Wednesday April 25 Final: Whitbread Interims: GlaxoSmithKline, Metro Bank, Credit Suisse, Boeing, eBay, Twitter, Facebook Trading update: Antofagasta, Fresnillo, Tullow Oil, Thursday April 26 Finals: Capita, N Brown Interims: Barclays,...

Read more »

Collaboration between business, government and universities to be explored at Bath Uni conference

April 20, 2018
By
Collaboration between business, government and universities to be explored at Bath Uni conference

The ‘golden triangle’ of business, government and universities must work together better to drive economic growth across the West of England, a major conference at the University of Bath next week will be told.   The event on Wednesday will explore how the three-way collaboration could contribute to the ‘powerhouse’ agenda and support the...

Read more »

Experienced client services director joins Armadillo CRM as it aims for further growth

April 20, 2018
By
Experienced client services director joins Armadillo CRM as it aims for further growth

Armadillo CRM, the Bath-based customer relationship marketing agency, has appointed Steve Jefferys as client services director – the first job it has created since its management buy-out in February. Steve, pictured, worked for 13 years in London agencies, including CHI & Partners, Kitcatt Nohr, Proximity London and TMW, before moving to the South West. ...

Read more »

First headline speaker announced for this year’s Festival of Female Entrepreneurs

April 19, 2018
By
First headline speaker announced for this year’s Festival of Female Entrepreneurs

The Festival of Female Entrepreneurs returns to the West of England for a seventh year in October with one of Britain’s most successful entrepreneurs already lined up as headline speaker. Emma Bridgewater, who has spent more than 30 years building up a successful pottery business, will share her experiences and give advice to businesswomen...

Read more »

Pearson May Financial Update: The five tax and financial changes for 2018/19 that will have most impact

April 19, 2018
By
Pearson May Financial Update: The five tax and financial changes for 2018/19 that will have most impact

It is usually the case around this time of year that various tax changes hit the headlines, with the new ‘sugar tax’ seeming to be flavour of the tax year this time round! The start of the new financial year on April 6 did indeed bring with it a number of changes in various...

Read more »

Bath Spa students’ virtual dreams become a reality through pioneering Bristol VR Lab partnership

April 18, 2018
By
Bath Spa students’ virtual dreams become a reality through pioneering Bristol VR Lab partnership

Students from Bath Spa University will be among the first to use the new Bristol VR (virtual reality) Lab to give their studies a world-beating boost. The university has teamed up with the Lab, which officially opened this week, to give Creative Computing students the opportunity to enhance their skills in ambient and factual...

Read more »

Promotion to associate for ‘outstanding’ Mowbray Woodwards private client solicitor

April 17, 2018
By
Promotion to associate for ‘outstanding’ Mowbray Woodwards private client solicitor

Bath-based law firm Mowbray Woodwards has promoted private client team solicitor Sarah Hickson to associate.   Sarah, pictured, has worked at the firm since 2010. A member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, she has extensive experience in estate planning and administration, with specialist knowledge of the taxation and administration of trusts.  She also has in-depth experience of...

Read more »

Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

April 14, 2018
By
4246855-calendar3-150x150

Monday April 16 Nothing listed Tuesday April 17 Finals: JD Sports Fashion, AA Interim: Associated British Foods Trading update: Ashmore Economic announcement: Employment data Wednesday April 18 Trading update: Bunzl, Polymetal, RELX, Rio Tinto, SEGRO, Hochschild Mining, Telford Homes Economic announcement: CPI (March) Thursday April 19 Interims: Sky, Debenhams, Unilever, Acacia Mining Trading updates:...

Read more »

Creative Technology Network to be launched to drive digital innovation in region’s key sectors

April 13, 2018
By
Creative Technology Network to be launched to drive digital innovation in region’s key sectors

A £6.5m project that will harness the power of innovative digital technology to boost the West of England’s creative, health and manufacturing sectors is to be launched by a consortium of universities, including Bath Spa, and arts venues. The new Creative Technology Network will pool research and innovation expertise from the universities and industrial...

Read more »

ADVERTISE HERE

Reach tens of thousands of senior business people across the Bath area for just £75 a month. Email info@bath-business.net for more information.