Use the #ndevonXMAS hashtag to promote your North Devon products and services this Christmas Christmas is when many businesses make most of their sales for the year. Whatever your opinion […]
TDK Corporation has announced an £11.5m investment package to redevelop its TDK-Lambda manufacturing facility in Ilfracombe, North Devon. The investment will be staged over the next three and a half […]
The Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership (HotSW LEP) has launched a new £900,000 grant scheme for foreign-owned companies investing in the area to create jobs in Devon, […]
Further Government support for small and medium-sized businesses is being made available through the Heart of the South West Growth Hub’s Growth Support Kickstart Grant Scheme. This comprises a fund […]
The Business Action North Devon Business of the Year is The Clovelly Soap Company Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Young Entrepreneur Award 2020 is Thomas Bedford of UK Hardwoods Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Outstanding New Business Award 2020 is BrandLanterns Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Highest Achieving Learner Award 2020 is Taylor Phelps Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Digital & Online Achievement Award 2020 is AB SEA Services Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Excellence in Hospitality & Tourism Award 2020 is The Royal George, Appledore Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Excellence in Construction Award 2020 is Advanced Scaffolding Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Best Retailer Award 2020 is Ilfracombe Chocolate Emporium Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Made in North Devon Award 2020 is The Clovelly Soap Company Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Business-to-Business Excellence Award 2020 is BrandLanterns Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Consumer Service Excellence Award 2020 is SHEDS 4 you, Bideford Congratulations!
The winner of the Business Action Best Employer Award 2020 is Terrace Tapas and Wine Bar, Ilfracombe Congratulations!
The wait is over Business Action would like to thank everyone for their patience in waiting for the announcement of our North Devon Business Awards 2020 winners. As we could […]
The North Devon Show 2020 has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The show organisers have decided to cancel the one-day show because of the uncertainty surrounding the virus. […]
Barnstaple-based Boden Group is supporting NHS Property Services during an increased period of pressure by helping refurbish the cottage hospital at Honiton Hospital, Exeter. While new hospitals are being built […]
North Devon businesses wishing to apply for either the Government’s Small Business Grant Fund / Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund (introduced in response to the Covid-19 Coronavirus) can now […]
Chartered management accountant Susie Kevern of Pound Lane Financial Management offers advice on accessing government assistance schemes – download from poundlane.co.uk/covid-19/ The Government has been quick off the mark to […]
Business Action Awards 2020 finalists The inaugural Business Action Awards to celebrate the outstanding achievements of businesses based or operating in North Devon attracted 104 entries. The judging has taken […]
All the entrants in the Business Action Awards 2020 have been entered into a prize draw for a £150 annual advertising package in the magazine. The winner was recently drawn […]
Heartfelt Products, which manufactures a range of products to aid the disabled and to promote health in individuals, is appealing to North Devon residents who can sew and have a […]
EDITOR: Since posting this article and with the introduction of stricter social distancing by the Government, Pixies Home Help Services has suspended its services until further notice. Pixies Home Help […]
The latest in our series of businesses responding to the Coronavirus difficulties by developing new services is garden maintenance specialist AB SEA Services, run by Alexandra Stapleton and Ben Clisby […]
Edward’s Laundry Services, based in Holsworthy, has launched a home pick-up and drop-off laundry service for residents in North Devon and Exeter. “We have started offering a weekly domestic wash, […]
As a ‘walkabout ventriloquist’ at festivals, fairs, parks, public events and private family events, Bucks Mills-based ventriloquist Merlynda is seeing many of these cancelled due to Coronavirus. In response to […]
Updated: 30 March 2020 Business owners and employees in North Devon might find it useful to bookmark the web pages below and refer to them frequently for official updates relating […]
Barum & Dewar (B&D), the UK-based specialist packaging company, has been awarded a contract from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to design and deliver a wide range of specialist […]
Emma Slade of Slee Blackwell Solicitors, sponsor of the Outstanding New Business Award 2020, discusses professional negligence I would like to say that the question above is the beginnings of […]
A combination of circumstances has resulted in the closure of the Spur Shelving manufacturing facility in Torrington on Friday 31 January 2020. Founded in 1953, since when it has grown […]
Business Action, the independent North Devon-based business magazine, is launching its inaugural business awards to celebrate the outstanding achievements of businesses based or operating in North Devon. The award categories […]
In response to feedback from North Devon members, Devon and Plymouth Chamber is hosting a series of six special skills and international trade training courses in Barnstaple. The courses will […]
What a year it’s been! When we published our first issue in February, we had no idea how Business Action would be received by North Devon businesses. The response of […]
To celebrate Small Business Saturday today, Business Action is running a prize draw for North Devon businesses to win a two-hour one-to-one PR and media session. The winning small business […]
The UK’s top small businesses, including North Devon’s Business Action, receive special recognition at an exclusive House of Lords reception. Business Action is one of this year’s Small Biz 100, chosen for its […]
The moths are hungry and I don’t want holes in my jackets! On Monday, I realised we needed some moth repellant to protect the clothes in our wardrobes. I was […]
What effect would switching £10 to a local business have on the North Devon economy? If one person does it, that would inject £10 back locally. If 100 people did […]
Today we are thrilled to be Small Business Saturday‘s featured #SmallBiz100. We’re grateful to be representing Devon in the #SmallBiz100 and hope this helps all small businesses across the county. […]