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PwC West Business of the Year Awards sign off after 30 years with ‘winner of winners’ ceremony

June 23, 2018
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PwC West Business of the Year Awards sign off after 30 years with ‘winner of winners’ ceremony

Global engineering giant Renishaw has been named as the ‘winner of winners’ as the prestigious PwC West of England Business of the Year Awards marked their 30th – and last – year. Launched in 1988 by accountants PwC to showcase the region’s top large businesses, the awards have since become the South West’s most-respected...

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Business challenges and opportunities of Brexit to be explained at trade roadshow

June 23, 2018
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Business challenges and opportunities of Brexit to be explained at trade roadshow

Bath businesses are being invited to hear how they can prepare for the challenges and opportunities of Brexit at an event next week. The day-long Trade Horizons event – part of the Export for Growth roadshow – takes place at the Aerospace Museum, Filton, Bristol, on Tuesday, June 26.  It is one of four sessions...

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Search starts for the Bath workplace that’s smiles ahead of all others

June 23, 2018
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Search starts for the Bath workplace that’s smiles ahead of all others

Staff at Bath’s most enlightened firms are being urged to enter them in a unique awards scheme that showcases the region’s best workplaces. The annual South West Happiest Workplace Competition was launched four years ago by workplace and interior design consultancy Wylde IA to champion businesses that go the extra mile to ensure their...

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£0.5m Innovation 4 Growth funding available for Bath firms’ R&D projects

June 19, 2018
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£0.5m Innovation 4 Growth funding available for Bath firms’ R&D projects

Innovative small and medium-sized firms from the Bath area can apply for grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 to carry out research and development following the relaunch of an established funding programme.   Innovation 4 Growth (I4G) funding totalling £500,000 is available to businesses from across the West of England in all sectors who...

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New Birmingham office expands Stone King’s education expertise to West Midlands

June 15, 2018
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New Birmingham office expands Stone King’s education expertise to West Midlands

Stone King, the national law firm with an office in Bath, has opened a base in Birmingham following a year spent recruiting and building its presence in the West Midlands. The city centre office is a key step in the firm’s strategy of providing national education expertise on a local basis.  Education is one...

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Experieced director of finance joins Stone King’s Bath office

June 12, 2018
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Experieced director of finance joins Stone King’s Bath office

National law firm Stone King has appointed Amanda Loran as director of finance based in its Bath office. She has responsibility for all aspects of its financial management, including supporting its national growth. Amanda, pictured, joins from the Bristol head office of Veale Wasbrough Vizards, where she was also director of finance for five...

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Happiest Workplace Awards give enlightened Bath firms reasons to be cheerful

June 8, 2018
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Happiest Workplace Awards give enlightened Bath firms reasons to be cheerful

Bath firms that go the extra mile to ensure their staff are cheerful and fulfilled are being invited to enter the annual South West Happiest Workplace Competition.   The brainchild of workplace and interior design consultancy Wylde IA, the contest has successfully championed enlightened businesses since it was launched four years ago.  This year it...

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Royds Withy King promotes two associates in its Bath office to partner

June 7, 2018
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Two lawyers who began their careers as trainees at Bath-headquartered regional firm Royds Withy King have been promoted to partner.   James Worrall and Mark Hambleton were both named as ‘associates to watch’ in the latest edition of legal sector guide Chambers.  James, pictured right, is described by clients as “commercially minded with good...

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Acas tells firms not to fall foul of workplace clashes during World Cup

June 6, 2018
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Acas tells firms not to fall foul of workplace clashes during World Cup

Bath firms must be ready to tackle potential workplace issues such as absenteeism and internet use during the World Cup, employment advice organisation Acas has warned. With four weeks of football kicking off next Thursday – and with many matches taking place during working hours – Acas has launched new guidance to help businesses...

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Businesses back Bath Boules Week as organisers get ready to throw the party of the summer

May 25, 2018
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Businesses back Bath Boules Week as organisers get ready to throw the party of the summer

Hundreds of businesses are backing this year’s biggest-ever Bath Boules Week – and with less than a month to go organisers are preparing for an event like no other. Dozens of Bath charities will benefit from the much-loved and massively popular event in Queen Square, which this year runs from June 10-18. On the...

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