8 Jan 2021: #MicroBizMatters Day for UK micro businesses

MicroBizMatters Day the annual Day of Recognition, Action and Learning for UK micro business owners returns on Friday 8 January 2021. 95% of all businesses in the UK are micro businesses (0-9 employees and under £2 million turnover). MicroBizMatters Day is a social media day when more than one million business owners give a little … Read more

2020-11-25: Grow your business in lockdown

The Be Ready Employer Hub webinar planned for Purple Tuesday has now been rescheduled for 2–3pm on Wednesday 25 November – it’s free to join. As well as looking at how businesses can make themselves more accessible to £274 billion spending by people with disabilities and their families, it will discuss ways in which businesses … Read more

North Devon Show e-tickets now available online

e-tickets are now on sale for this year’s North Devon Show, which organisers say should help fast track visitors’ entry to the showground at Umberleigh for the one-day agricultural show on Wednesday 7 August. e-tickets also offer a discounted price. “We’re really excited about the changes to our ticketing for this year’s show,” said show secretary … Read more

Meet Business Action at the North Devon Show

The Business Action team will be exhibiting at the North Devon Show on Wednesday 7 August 2019. Meet editor Robert Zarywacz and publisher Alan Williams and tell us about your business. You can find out about what we are planning for the magazine and about our BBxpo business exhibition in Bideford on Thursday 24 October … Read more

Get free digital skills at BBxpo with the Google Digital Garage

Google is bringing its Google Digital Garage to Bideford Business Expo (BBxpo) on 24 October 2019, offering North Devon businesses free advice and coaching on their digital skills to help them grow in their business, career or confidence. The Google Digital Garage is one of Google’s flagship investment programmes in the UK, where anyone can … Read more

Petroc Centre of Technology & Innovation Excellence Exploration Breakfast

Petroc is in the early development stages of its new Centre of Technology and Innovation Excellence (CoTIE), which is likely to house a clean room and proof of concept/prototyping labs and design facilities, together with a small flexible conference/office space to support SMEs who are looking to develop new and innovative products and ideas. The … Read more

Tipi rental company open weekend at wedding festival

Giant Nordic tipi rental company World Inspired Tents will be showcasing its tipis at Bridwell Park, Cullompton from 11am to 4pm on 29th and 30th April as part of Blue Fizz Events’ ‘Boho and Retro Wedding Festival’. World Inspired Tents supplies its giant Nordic event tipis for celebrations throughout the South West and beyond. Since it was … Read more