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Interaction powers ahead with new Good Energy head office design

April 26, 2019
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Interaction powers ahead with new Good Energy head office design

Renewable power firm Good Energy has commissioned Bath-based office design and build experts Interaction to work on its new headquarters. Fast-growing Good Energy is to start construction work later this year on the 31,748 sq ft building in Chippenham, which will house its 300-plus workforce and have space for an additional 100 staff it...

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Artful bar redesign plays to the gallery as Abbey Hotel’s new owners continue to redefine venue

April 25, 2019
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Artful bar redesign plays to the gallery as Abbey Hotel’s new owners continue to redefine venue

Bath’s Abbey Hotel has unveiled the latest in a series of changes since it changed hands a year ago – the city’s first ‘cocktail gallery’. The 62-bedroom boutique hotel’s bar has been renovated and ‘redefined’ into the ArtBar – described as “an eclectic space of different lights, materials and textures”.  The four-star hotel’s owners...

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Business West blames uncertainty over Brexit for big fall in orders, sales and confidence

April 12, 2019
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Business West blames uncertainty over Brexit for big fall in orders, sales and confidence

Confidence levels among West of England firms have dropped significantly – with orders and sales also down – according to the latest survey by Business West, with the region’s largest business organisation blaming Brexit uncertainty for the slump. All measures in the survey of around 500 firms were in the red. Export sales and...

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Bright sparks of Bath’s tech sector are invited to enter prestigious awards

April 12, 2019
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Bright sparks of Bath’s tech sector are invited to enter prestigious awards

Nominations have opened for The SPARKies, the coveted awards showcasing the best of the West of England’s tech sector.  The awards, now in their seventh year, recognise the businesses and individuals who make Bath, Bristol and surroundings a tech powerhouse and shine a light on their amazing wealth of tech and creative talent.  Nominations...

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One year on from three-way merger, Edit reaps rewards of brand new start

April 12, 2019
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One year on from three-way merger, Edit reaps rewards of brand new start

Bath-based marketing communications agency Edit is celebrating a year since it was created through the merger of three West of England-based businesses. The £32m-turnover agency, part of international marketing group Kin + Carta (formerly St Ives), employs 213 people working on customer relationship management and media, marketing technology and data science.  The merger brought...

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£30m deal means Bath property firm will develop final phase of Bristol’s new creative quarter

April 11, 2019
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£30m deal means Bath property firm will develop final phase of Bristol’s new creative quarter

Bath-based property developer Rengen has secured a £30m deal that will complete one of the South West’s most creative regeneration schemes. The firm, a subsidiary of the Iesis Group, has acquired the fourth and final phase of the Paintworks mixed-use scheme in Bristol from London-based niche developer Verve Properties.  Plans for the development were...

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Latest Visit Bath campaign to champion the healthy state of its independents

April 5, 2019
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Latest Visit Bath campaign to champion the healthy state of its independents

Bath’s independent businesses are being celebrated for the first time in a new promotional campaign by the city’s destination marketing organisation. Called Independent Bath and staged by Visit Bath, the campaign is highlighting the diverse range of independent businesses in the city – from food and drink, accommodation, shopping and events.  The move is...

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Successful premium networking group to launch in Bath next month

April 5, 2019
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Successful premium networking group to launch in Bath next month

A new style of premium business networking comes to Bath next month when a highly successful Bristol group holds its first meeting in the area. EVO (Evolution Business Networking) has earned a reputation as the South West’s freshest business networking company since launching in Bristol three years ago.  The membership-based network has already attracted...

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Pukka’s school herb gardens aim to get children to grow closer to nature

April 5, 2019
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Pukka’s school herb gardens aim to get children to grow closer to nature

Ethical tea firm Pukka Herbs is to provide herb gardens to 40 schools across England as part of a programme to encourage children to connect with nature. Keynsham-based Pukka has teamed up with sustainable food and farming charity the Soil Association on the Food for Life programme.  The project comes at a time when...

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Online investment platform launched by SETsquared to help its scale-ups find funding

April 2, 2019
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Online investment platform launched by SETsquared to help its scale-ups find funding

Global number one business incubator network the SETsquared Partnership, which is backed by the University of Bath, has boosted its services to scale-ups by starting an online investment platform. The network has teamed up with London-based Envestors,the fintech for fundraising company, to help its scale-ups secure financial backing.  Founded in 2002 and also backed...

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