Business South News

Business South Action Group Meeting Dates

Tourism and Hospitality South Next Meeting: 8th March - Teams Maritime and Transport Next Meeting: 12th April - Teams Regenerate South Next Meeting: 21st March - Teams Workforce South Next Meeting: 23rd March - Venue TBC Housing group Next Meeting: 11th April -...

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Flying the flag for the Central South on a global stage

Business leaders from across the Central South will promote opportunities to invest in our region at the world’s leading and most influential property event, MIPIM, in Cannes this March. A business-led consortium supported by Business South will promote all that is...

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Champion News

Delivering Success

Employee owned Terence O’Rourke Ltd (TOR) has been delivering planning, design and environmental solutions for high profile projects across the Central South region since 1985. Projects completed to date are very diverse and touch most economic sectors spread across...

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Local Co-op celebrates 150th anniversary

The local co-operative, which was the first to open a fully self-service supermarket in Great Britain, is celebrating its 150th  anniversary this Friday. Southern Co-op, originally named Portsea Island Mutual Co-operative Society, was first formed on 24 March 1873 and...

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Enterprise South News

Small Business Week at the Solent Business Centre

There was such a buzz at the Solent Business Centre yesterday when the doors were thrown open to the media, local councillors and business owners. It was a chance for them to see first hand the incredible business community that has developed in the centre on...

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Latest news from Enterprise South

Locase ( can offer grants of up to £10,000 or 40% of total project costs whichever is higher. Grants can go towards anything that helps reduce the business energy consumption so from new energy efficient equipment to fully electric vehicles (5k cap)....

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Successful launch of the Enterprise Club

Funding opportunities for SMEs were highlighted at the successful launch of the Enterprise Club. Roya Croudace, from Get Set for Growth, presented to business man and women based at both the Solent and Fareham Business Centres. Kevin Muldoon, Enterprise Manager for...

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