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6th March 2017

Help the Growth Hub and GFirst LEP understand what contribution Social Enterprise is making to the Gloucestershire economy and what extra support it might need.

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Business in Gloucestershire – Then, Now and Next…

Business in Gloucestershire – Then, Now and Next…

5th January 2017

In January 2017, as Insider Media celebrates a decade in the South West, The Growth Hub is co-sponsoring an event looking at the past, present and future

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Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016 Finalists Announced

Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016 Finalists Announced

15th August 2016

Congratulations to the 36 businesses through to the final round of the Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016.

This year there are 13 categories, ranging from Business Innovation to Best Pl

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Local manufacturing business doubles in size following University of Gloucestershire funding

Local manufacturing business doubles in size following University of Gloucestershire funding

9th July 2016

Goodflex Rubber recently unveiled its new factory extension, more than doubling its floor space, thanks to a University of Gloucestershire Regional Growth Fund.

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GFirst LEP is growing The Growth Hub

GFirst LEP is growing The Growth Hub

7th July 2016

Gloucestershire organisations are being invited to submit their interest as the Growth Hub expands across the county.

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme

2nd July 2016

The Growth Hub is supporting Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, a programme designed to provide high-quality, practical education and business support to leaders of high-growth small businesses

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The Growth Hub and HSBC support opening of International School in Gloucester

The Growth Hub and HSBC support opening of International School in Gloucester

15th June 2016

A new international school is set to open in Gloucester later this year, thanks to business support from The Growth Hub and financial backing from HSBC.

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Growing Gloucestershire 2016 – Record number of tickets sold with three weeks to go

Growing Gloucestershire 2016 – Record number of tickets sold with three weeks to go

8th June 2016

A record number of tickets have been sold with less than 20 days to go until this year’s Growing Gloucestershire Conference which is taking place on 29 June at The Growth Hub at the University of G

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Have you entered the Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016?

Have you entered the Gloucestershire Business Awards 2016?

6th June 2016

The University of Gloucestershire is sponsoring the Gloucestershire Business Award for “Business Innovation.”

This award will go to a business that has introduced a new product, process,

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‘Make It’ with Gloucester Services

‘Make It’ with Gloucester Services

3rd June 2016

‘Make It’ with Gloucester Services

When the new M6 cut through the Lune Gorge in 1972, Cumbrian farmers John and Barbara Dunning set up Tebay Services, in partnership with local bakers.

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