Essential Knowledge That You Need To Know Before Buying a Franchise

If you are considering buying a franchise, there are a few essential things you need to know before taking the plunge. From assessing your readiness and suitability for franchise ownership to understanding the financial commitments and legalities involved, there is a lot to consider before making this important decision.

Assessing Your Readiness and Suitability for Franchise...

Devon Work Hubs to mark National Women's Enterprise Week and National Freelancers Day

Coworking spaces in the Devon Work Hubs network will be marking National Women’s Enterprise Week and National Freelancers Day next week.

Two of them, The Tribe and Newton Abbot Library’s Work:Space , will be joining forces to celebrate both events.

National Women’s Enterprise Week , which runs from Monday 17 to Friday 21 June, is designed to support and encourage women to...


Co Working Spaces in Plymouth

Discover the Ultimate Co-Working Space Directory for Plymouth

Coworking Space Hub is your premier directory for co-working spaces in Plymouth. As the most comprehensive and up-to-date resource for 2024, we provide detailed information, pricing, and membership comparison data for all co-working spaces in Plymouth. Whether you are a freelancer, startup, or established business, our...

Final Call for Businesses to Benefit from Grant Funding

East Devon District Council is urging local businesses to submit Expressions of Interest for the Innovation and Resilience Fund 3 (IRF3) before the deadline on 8 May 2024.

Councillor Matt Hall, East Devon District Council’s Portfolio Holder for Economy, said: “If you have a transformational idea to boost your productivity and grow your business, we could provide up to £30,000 of...

Azets announces new Plymouth office and growth ambitions

Plymouth, 27th March 2024: Following a period of significant growth, Azets in Plymouth has expanded to a new office. The new space at Salt Quay House will become one of Azets’ flagship offices, as the Plymouth office aims to double the teams’ headcount within the next three years.

The UK Top 10 accountancy firm opened its doors in Plymouth in July 2022, with just two partners. Since...

Extreme Sports Café Receives Boost from Ignition

South West asset finance provider, Ignition, has assisted a new café in Chivenor, Barnstaple, North Devon with the purchase of a commercial coffee machine and grinder.

Point Break has been designed as a hub for thrill-seekers, with an exciting, extreme sports theme. Its three owners, Rob J, Rob and Jodie, are parachuting, skiing, snowboarding, mountaineering, surfing and sky-diving...

IMP Software, MAT finance software specialists.

Growth journey continues for IMP Software, as MAT finance experts prepare to celebrate fifth anniversary

IMP Software, market-leading specialists in budgeting, forecasting and reporting software for Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs), has reported another sensational year of growth as the firm prepares to celebrate its fifth anniversary next month.

The company, which has locations in Exeter and Peterborough, ended 2023 working with 370 MATs, including 57% of large trusts (MATs with 15+ schools)...

West Country Women Awards Winners 2023 announced

WINNERS of the West Country Women Awards were announced at a sold-out glittering ceremony at the Crowne Plaza in Plymouth this weekend.

More than 320 guests, finalists and sponsors from all across the South West attended to celebrate winners across 16 categories.

The West Country Women Awards celebrate and recognise women all across the peninsular in all walks of life from...

Exeter IT support company wins technology expert award

Timewade, a leading technology partner for SMEs, won the Notty’s Business Awards’ Techspert Award, at a ceremony at Winslade Manor on 23 November.

The inaugural Notty’s Business Awards recognises the achievements of Exeter’s ‘best in business’ organisations.

The winners were announced at an awards ceremony on 23 November at Winslade Manor.

Local technology partner...

Plymouth business scoops top awards at the 2023 BFA HSBC British Franchise Awards

A Plymouth-based business has won a top award at the 2023 BFA HSBC British Franchise Awards.

The awards often referred to as the ‘Oscars of franchising’ were held at the Vox Conference Centre in Birmingham on 9th November 2023.

Plymouth-based home help company Extra Help took home the ‘Lifestyle Franchisor of the Year’.

Founded in 1977 and with a strapline of ‘...