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Winslade Park

Ultrafast fibre for Winslade Park

Burrington Estates has teamed up with South West broadband network specialist Jurassic Fibre to provide what is thought to be the first 10gbps connectivity for a business park in the region.

Jurassic Fibre is busy installing the infrastructure for the ultrafast fibre broadband ensuring...

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Jurassic Fibre extends network to 4 new locations

Authored by Mary

South West full fibre broadband company, Jurassic Fibre, today announced the extension of their network to Barnstaple, Wellington, West Hill and Marsh Green.

The roll-out to Barnstaple, Wellington, West Hill and Marsh Green is the latest development in the company’s ambitious plans to deploy ultrafast fibre-to-the-premises broadband to 350,000 households and businesses, across the...

National Consultancy Chooses Plymouth Science Park to Support Growth Plans

Authored by PlymouthSciencePark

Ensafe , a leading health, safety and environmental consultancy is expanding their business and relocating to Plymouth Science Park to support plans to grow the business in the South West of England.

The firm, which employs over 251 personnel and has seven regional offices in the UK, the Republic of Ireland and Scotland will be relocating their South West office to Plymouth Science...

Trainee Legal Exec joins Plymouth family law specialist as cases increase

Authored by Sue Cade

The Family Law Company has appointed Trainee Legal Executive Machaela O’Brien to its Plymouth team.

An Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) Machaela specialises in legal aid cases involving domestic abuse as well as private law children cases.

She has close links with domestic violence organisations in the region and extended her expertise...

Woman in zero waste shop in Exeter

Nourish founder in line for international business award

Authored by Sue Cade

The founder of the first zero waste store in Exeter has been named a finalist in the prestigious MBA Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Sarah Martin, who opened her first shop in Topsham in 2018 followed by Magdalen Road in 2019 is the sole female in an impressive list of finalists for the award, which celebrates the achievements of successful alumni in innovative world-class business...

US Presidential Elections and GBP/USD pair - Frenemies for life

Authored by Mike Page

Currency exchange rates are currently jumping at a rapid speed. While already not being a very stable market, currency trading is now subjected to a significant turmoil that is mostly caused by the major developments all around the world that are becoming more and more difficult to foresee. Two major geopolitical players - the United Kingdom and the USA, are currently undergoing the political...

Steptember – The Plymouth Workplace Walking Challenge for 2020

Authored by Mary

Many of Plymouth’s businesses and organisations will be taking part in an innovative month-long workplace walking challenge throughout September.

The ‘Steptember’ challenge is all about how little changes make a big difference to individuals, businesses and the world around us. 

This walking challenge is for Plymouth Workplaces only and will be a great opportunity to use...

Small businesses to benefit from kickstart growth funding

Authored by News Desk

Small businesses and the tourism sector across Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay are among those who can benefit from the Growth Support Kickstart Grant Scheme offering grants of up to £3,000.

Application forms for the grant are available on the Growth Support Kickstart Grant website from noon on Tuesday 1 September.

It follows the recent government announcement of a £10...

A deluge of awards for Sharpham wine

Authored by Mary

Well-known West Country winery, Sharpham Wine, has taken a clutch of top awards at WineGB , a major competition for British wines, which has this year been showcasing the fact that the UK is now regarded as one of most exciting wine regions in the world.

Sharpham Wine, which won a total of four medals at this year’s recently announced WineGB Awards including GOLD for Sharpham Bacchus...

Michael Caines Collection

Michael Caines Collection appoints group executive chef Liam Finnegan

Authored by Mary

Acclaimed chef restaurateur and hotel owner, Michael Caines has announced the appointment of Liam Finnegan as Group Executive Chef of the Michael Caines Collection as of 8th September 2020. The news follows Michael’s recent acquisition of former Rick Stein Restaurant in Porthleven, Cornwall.

With a working relationship spanning 14 years, Liam’s appointment is a natural fit for...

Redrow sponsors Starcross Dons Football Club with new kit

Authored by Purplefish

National housebuilder Redrow has sponsored new kit for the Starcross Dons Under 10’s football team in the seaside town of Starcross which is based near to its The Copse development in Dawlish, Devon.

The FA chartered standard club has a youth section which caters for 50 children and currently includes team for Under 7, 8 and 10’s as well as a mini kickers section (Dinky Dons) for three...