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Devon Businesses - Make your Business Soar

Visit the Growth Hub stand at The FSB’s first ever South West ‘Bootcamp’ taking place at The Future Skills Centre in Exeter on Wednesday, 13th March 2024 from 9.30am-2.30pm. This event will feature a host of well-respected speakers who will aim to help SME owners and the self-employed get their 2024…

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BBXpo, North Devon on 5th March

Join the Growth Hub Team at the upcoming BBxpo, North Devon's premier business exhibition, on 5th March in Ilfracombe. This year, the expo will offer unparalleled opportunities for networking, discovering new business solutions, and gaining valuable insights tailored to our unique regional business…

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Get a Mobile Boost

The Connecting Devon and Somerset’s scheme to improve indoor 4G mobile phone coverage in the region has been extended until March 2024 due to ongoing demand. More than 1,200 homes and businesses across Somerset, Devon, Torbay and Plymouth have already benefited from the scheme. The initiative offers…

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Free Digital Support for Devon Businesses

Kickstart your digital transformation in 2024 with our Digital Link programme, offering free digital support to help your business soar. For small businesses in Devon, Plymouth, and Torbay, we offer free fully funded one-on-one digital support with one of our Digital Business Advisers. From digital…

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'Spotlight on Digital Tech' Exeter

Devon businesses - get 2024 ready at our 4th 'Spotlight on Digital Tech'. This exclusive FREE event will take place at Exeter Science Park on Wednesday 24th January 2024 from 9am to 1pm. There'll be a hands-on workshop to help you put together a Digital Business Plan of Action ready for 2024. Plus…

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The region is Levelling Up

Government has confirmed that Torbay and Plymouth have been successful in securing further Levelling Up Funding. This funding will accelerate economic growth locally and provide more employment opportunities in the key local sectors. Torbay Council's leader, Cllr David Thomas, said: "We are…

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