Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

April 19, 2015
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Monday 20 April Finals: HSS Hire, North Midland Construction Trading statement: Evraz AGMs: Fastjet, Juridica EGM: Fulham Shore Economics: Rightmove house prices Tuesday 21 April Interims: Associated British Foods, Egdon Resources, Utilitywise Final: Toumaz Trading statements: Arm, Immunodiagnostic Systems, Informa, Pentair, Pets At Home, Rio Tinto AGMs: Brit, Domino's Pizza, Genel Energy, Progressive Digital...

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The LAST WORD: Phil Smith, managing director, Business West

April 17, 2015
The LAST WORD: Phil Smith, managing director, Business West

Each week Bath Business News gives a prominent member of the city’s business community the last word on its weekly e-bulletin. This week Phil Smith, managing director of Business West, answers our 10 questions What was the LAST: Film you watched? No Way Out – a great oldie starring Gene Hackman Book you read?...

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Bath businesses miss out in first ‘happiest workplace’ competition

April 17, 2015
Bath businesses miss out in first ‘happiest workplace’ competition

Bath firms have been urged not to miss out when a new contest aimed at finding the West of England’s happiest workplace returns for a second year. The inaugural competition, staged by workplace and interior design consultancy Wylde IA, has just ended – with no Bath area businesses making it to the final. While...

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Boost to Bath tourism expected as easyJet launches new flights from Bristol Airport this weekend

April 17, 2015
Boost to Bath tourism expected as easyJet launches new flights from Bristol Airport this weekend

Five new flights from Bristol Airport take off for the first time this weekend – with operator easyJet promising they will bring a major boost to the West of England’s economy. The new services – to Lanzarote, Gibraltar, Porto, Bilbao and the Isle of Man – take easyJet’s total at the airport to 53,...

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Ann Widdecombe to serve up insight into election campaign at regional ICAEW annual dinner

April 17, 2015
Ann Widdecombe to serve up insight into election campaign at regional ICAEW annual dinner

Former Conservative minister turned Strictly Come Dancing contestant Ann Widdecombe will give West of England financial directors and accountants an insight into the General Election when she speaks at a major business event in the region next week. Ms Widdecombe, pictured, who was born in Bath and attended the city’s La Sainte Union School,...

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Pharma group Vectura to shut German factory as it streamlines production

April 17, 2015
Pharma group Vectura to shut German factory as it streamlines production

Vectura, the Chippenham-based specialist pharma group, is to close one of its German production plants to cut costs. The site at Gemünden, in central Germany, was taken over by Vectura a year ago as part of its €130m (£108m) acquisition of specialist German pharmaceutical company Activaero. It makes ingredients used in the production of...

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