A Shropshire film production company has its sights set on growth thanks to a £10,000 grant from a new business support programme. The Ludlow-based Wild Edric Media company has used the money – from the Marches Small Equipment Grant (SEG) – to help it buy a £30,000 multi-camera professional-standard live streaming package. Wild Edric Media […]
A scheme which helps businesses across the Marches access high-speed broadband could be a major factor in their recovery from the coronavirus lockdown, a business leader says. Mandy Thorn, chair of the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership, says businesses could receive up to £25,000 to upgrade their internet connection and ensure they have the connectivity needed […]
Work has begun on site to transform Hereford’s Shell Store into a flagship business incubation and innovation centre.
Projects which will promote economic growth and create jobs across the Marches could benefit from a share of £8 million of European funding.
£140,000 manufacturing support boost generates 78 jobs in the Marches Nearly 80 new jobs have been created at small to medium-sized manufacturers across the Marches thanks to dedicated support designed to boost performance and help them increase sales.
AW Trailers, a leading manufacturer of agricultural, commercial and industrial trailers which this year celebrates 25 years in business, has expanded its current manufacturing base in Madley, Herefordshire and created new jobs, after receiving a grant from Herefordshire Council.
Leading UK food and distribution business Pizza GoGo Ltd has created 25 new jobs at its new specialist manufacturing and distribution centre in Telford.
Two of Shropshire’s leading training centres are throwing open their doors over the next fortnight to help bridge the skills gap in the region.
An Oswestry-based manufacturer will realise its growth ambitions having been awarded a grant by the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The grant, worth over £97,000, is part of the Marches Building Investment Grant (MBIG) which was launched earlier this year. It is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund and has allowed essential expansion […]
A special workshop in Ludlow will help businesses and other organisations involved in the low carbon economy in the Marches find out how to tap into £8 million in funding for schemes to reduce energy usage and carbon production.