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What's new from the growth hub

27th October 2017

GAINS (Gloucestershire Accelerated Impact Network Support) and SaGE (Start and Grow Enteprise) are hosting open business growth events in November and December, giving Gloucestershire enterprises a

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University of Gloucestershire launches new programmes for local businesses

8th August 2017

The University of Gloucestershire is launching 3 new support programmes for business, made possible via the European Regional Development Fund.

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Adult education in Glos

Free 6-day training course for would-be entrepreneurs in Gloucestershire

8th June 2017

Adult Education in Gloucestershire will be running a free six-day training course for would-be entrepreneurs in Gloucestershire.

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The Growth Hub offers more support for early stage businesses

The Growth Hub offers more support for early stage businesses

8th January 2016

More than 90 Gloucestershire early stage businesses have received help and support from The Growth Hub through the European Regional D

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Entrepreneurial students celebrate at the 2015 Venture Awards

Entrepreneurial students celebrate at the 2015 Venture Awards

16th September 2015

Seven student businesses from the University of Gloucestershire were recognised at the 2015 Venture Awards, which took place last week at Chel

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Cheltenham-designed board game reaches the stars at John Lewis

Cheltenham-designed board game reaches the stars at John Lewis

29th August 2015

A board game designed and developed in Cheltenham has been selected by John Lewis to feature in its Autumn/Winter 15 season retail line.

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Ramping things up at Rush Skatepark

Ramping things up at Rush Skatepark

20th June 2015

Rush is a pioneering, family-run skate park near Stroud.

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Growth Hub Support Leads To Successful App Launch For Cheltenham’s Close Quarter Games

Growth Hub Support Leads To Successful App Launch For Cheltenham’s Close Quarter Games

27th April 2015

A Cheltenham-based mobile phone app developer is getting to grips with a new business venture, thanks to support from the University of Gloucestershire.

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Meet The Mentors at The Growth Hub: Your first steps to success

Meet The Mentors at The Growth Hub: Your first steps to success

3rd April 2015

Meet The Mentors Day is The Growth Hub’s very own Dragon’s Den.

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McDonald: From asylum seeker to social entrepreneur

McDonald: From asylum seeker to social entrepreneur

15th March 2015

When McDonald Mbira arrived from Zimbabwe seeking asylum in August 2002 he had just £300 and a few clothes to his name.

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Unique shopping App gains the support of The Growth Hub

Unique shopping App gains the support of The Growth Hub

26th February 2015

Maybe Solutions Ltd, a start-up business creating a unique shopping app, has benefitted from some expert advice on branding and product innovation from The Growth Hub.

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