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Chinese New Year civic banquet serves as reminder of solidarity with China over impact of coronavirus

February 21, 2020
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Chinese New Year civic banquet serves as reminder of solidarity with China over impact of coronavirus

West business and civic leaders have used the region’s annual Chinese New Year banquet to express solidarity with China and its people as they deal with the devastating effects of the coronavirus outbreak. The event, hosted by the Bristol and West of England China Bureau to celebrate the start of the Year of the...

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Event aims to broaden Bath’s marketing and communications expertise

February 21, 2020
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Event aims to broaden Bath’s marketing and communications expertise

The critical components necessary for an effective marketing strategy are to be discussed at an event in Bath next week which aims to bring together the city’s creatives. Part of a national roadshow staged by Pimento, a leading London-based organisation of independent agencies and consultants, the evening will be hosted by Bath-based brand communications...

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Nine Feet Tall partners with Jessie May to celebrate Year of the Nurse and Midwife

February 18, 2020
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Nine Feet Tall partners with Jessie May to celebrate Year of the Nurse and Midwife

Bath project management consultancy Nine Feet Tall is to support local charity Jessie May this year in a move that coincides with the World Health Organisation (WHO) declaring 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. The partnership will involve Nine Feet Tall raising funds for Jessie May through sponsored events as well...

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Bath glasses design firm confirms £138m stock market listing is in the frame

February 14, 2020
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Bath glasses design firm confirms £138m stock market listing is in the frame

Inspecs, the fast-growing Bath eyewear design house, has confirmed it is looking to float on the London Stock Exchange in a move that could value the business at £138m. The firm, set up in 1988 by former bond trader Robin Totterman after he failed to find a pair of glasses he liked, last week...

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Plea to new Chancellor from the CBI: Use your first Budget to ‘power-up’ the South West

February 14, 2020
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Plea to new Chancellor from the CBI: Use your first Budget to ‘power-up’ the South West

The CBI has urged the Chancellor to take bold action on skills, innovation and infrastructure in his Budget to ‘power-up’ the South West’s economy. The seven-point plea was made before Sajid Javid resigned as Chancellor and was replaced by Rishi Sunak – throwing into doubt whether the Budget will go ahead, as planned, on...

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Learning, connecting and networking: MEET South West gives event organisers all three

February 14, 2020
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Learning, connecting and networking: MEET South West gives event organisers all three

Event professionals have described MEET South West – the region’s only trade show dedicated to their industry – as an invaluable opportunity to learn, connect and network. The show, which took place in Bristol two weeks ago, brought together more than 350 people from all parts of the sector for a full day of...

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West of England leading the UK in growth of its fintech sector, report shows

February 14, 2020
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West of England leading the UK in growth of its fintech sector, report shows

Bath’s burgeoning fintech businesses are helping make the West of England the UK’s leading hotspot for the fast-growing sector, according to a new report published this week. It shows that the Bristol and Bath area has one of the strongest fintech ecosystems in the country, with a high number of fast-growing start-ups and scale-ups.  The research, by...

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Strong international growth earns printer place in exporting league table

February 14, 2020
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Strong international growth earns printer place in exporting league table

A specialist printing firm that supplies government documents to countries as far apart as Mongolia, Ghana and Qatar has been named as one of the UK’s fastest-growing exporters. Integrity Print, based in Midsomer Norton, has achieved annual international sales growth of 67% over the past two years – a record that has earned it 55th...

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Move to Bath for PR firm named as one of the UK’s fastest growing

February 14, 2020
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Move to Bath for PR firm named as one of the UK’s fastest growing

Fast-growing communications agency Clearly PR and Marketing Communications has relocated to Bath following a three-fold increase in revenues last year. The firm, which offers public relations, content marketing and social media services to a client portfolio spanning the UK, France and the US, has taken space in Saville Row.  The move from its previous...

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Bath entrepreneurs take lion’s share of awards at inaugural regional business showcase

January 31, 2020
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Bath entrepreneurs take lion’s share of awards at inaugural regional business showcase

The Bath area’s entrepreneurial spirit has been recognised as the best in the West in a business awards scheme that champions the region’s ‘ones to watch’ – with five of the nine trophies going to firms, organisations or individuals based in and around the city. Paulton-based data management specialist 101 Data Solutions landed the...

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