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Bath Uni academics get on board project looking to launch plane powered by hydrogen

April 3, 2024
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Bath Uni academics get on board project looking to launch plane powered by hydrogen

The University of Bath is set to play a key role in a new £37m programme aiming to get a hydrogen-fuelled aircraft off the ground within a decade. It has joined the HyFIVE consortium led by UK aerospace group Marshall, which will make use of the specialised research and development capability at the university. ...

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Promotions at Goughs Solicitors recognise ‘exceptional knowledge, skills and talent’ in the firm

April 3, 2024
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Promotions at Goughs Solicitors recognise ‘exceptional knowledge, skills and talent’ in the firm

Regional law firm Goughs Solicitors has made a number of promotions across various departments, including two new partners, in a move that recognises and celebrates its internal talent. The firm, which has seven offices across Wiltshire, including in Chippenham, Trowbridge, Melksham and Corsham, said its latest promotions round celebrated “exceptional knowledge, skills and talent” within the...

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Roman Baths visitor numbers hit 1m milestone four years on from devastating impact of pandemic

March 22, 2024
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Roman Baths visitor numbers hit 1m milestone four years on from devastating impact of pandemic

More than a million people visited the Roman Baths & Pump Room last year, the first time the key figure has been reached since before the pandemic. The figures, from the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA) show visitor numbers at the historic site, pictured, grew by 25% last year against 2022 to just...

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New government research shows success of Bath’s Clean Air Zone in driving down air pollution levels

March 22, 2024
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New government research shows success of Bath’s Clean Air Zone in driving down air pollution levels

Bath’s Clean Air Zone has been recognised for improving the city’s air quality in the latest government inspection of the scheme, which had its third anniversary last week. Bath and North East Somerset Council, which brought in what was then the first charging zone of its kind outside of London, hailed the research, saying...

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Tech and net zero will help drive new sustainable growth blueprint for Western ‘super-region’

March 21, 2024
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Tech and net zero will help drive new sustainable growth blueprint for Western ‘super-region’

Harnessing the potential of the West of England in areas such as cyber, tech and net zero will underpin a new pan-regional plan for sustainable growth to be launched this summer. The economic blueprint will form the basis of a conference led by the Western Gateway, the partnership covering an area stretching from Swindon...

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Boss with ‘extensive experience and strong sense of social purpose’ to be chair of council’s housing company

March 20, 2024
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Boss with ‘extensive experience and strong sense of social purpose’ to be chair of council’s housing company

Aequus, Bath & North East Somerset Council’s housing company, has appointed housing association boss Sally Higham as its new non-executive chair.  The council said Sally, pictured, who lives in Bath, would bring a wealth of experience from the commercial and housing sectors to the role. She will take over on 7 May when current...

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New restaurant and cottages for luxury country hotel following major investment programme

March 20, 2024
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New restaurant and cottages for luxury country hotel following major investment programme

Five-star Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa near Bath is making a number of investments in its luxury facilities, including a new restaurant and two new cottages. The privately owned, luxury 42-bedroom hotel, pictured, which sits on a 500-acre estate at Colerne, will launch The Walled Garden restaurant next month, as well as upgrading its...

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Chance for firms to back second annual Pride event after highly successful inaugural year

March 20, 2024
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Chance for firms to back second annual Pride event after highly successful inaugural year

Businesses are being invited to demonstrate their commitment to equality and diversity by supporting one of the area’s largest Pride events.  Taking place on Saturday, 15 June, Chippenham Pride is expected to attract thousands of people.  Renewable electricity firm Good Energy, which employs more than 250 people at its head office in the town,...

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Webinar: Understanding the media with Bath Business News and Distinctive Communications

March 18, 2024
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Webinar: Understanding the media with Bath Business News and Distinctive Communications

Bath Business News has teamed up with specialist communications consultancy Distinctive Communications to discuss how to engage with journalists to promote your business at an event tomorrow. Hosted by Distinctive founder Ben Lowndes, the free webinar will hear from Bath Business News editor Robert Buckland on why some stories get coverage and others don’t.  Other areas covered will...

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Webinar: Understanding the media with Bath Business News and Distinctive Communications

March 15, 2024
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Webinar: Understanding the media with Bath Business News and Distinctive Communications

Bath Business News has teamed up with specialist communications consultancy Distinctive Communications to discuss how to engage with journalists to promote your business at an event next week. Hosted by Distinctive founder Ben Lowndes, the free webinar will hear from Bath Business News editor Robert Buckland on why some stories get coverage and others don’t.  Other areas covered...

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