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Digital training for core sectors

More than 440 training places are available through a newly launched digital skills programme. The Core Sector Digital Training programme has been designed to support the key growth sectors of creative industries and clean growth as well as the region’s bedrock sectors of health and adult social…

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Water efficiency business innovation fund

Has your business got an idea to help save water but needs funds to get it going? We're encouraging new and innovative ideas to reduce water-use in businesses – big or small, hairdressers or farmers, cafes or factories - the funding support can be applied to by all. We’re looking for projects that…

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Destination Plymouth Annual Conference

Join us for the Destination Plymouth Annual Conference proudly sponsored by The University of Plymouth, City College Plymouth, The National Marine Aquarium and PL1 Events on Tuesday, November 28, 2023. Generously hosted by The National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth, celebrating 25 years of Ocean…

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Taking the Road to Sustainable Travel

Inspiring Coast & Country initiative aims to make East Devon a sustainable tourism leader East Devon's captivating countryside and stunning coastline have been attracting visitors to the area for years. A groundbreaking collaboration is now working together to ensure that the region's beauty can…

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New fully funded skills bootcamps

This summer take advantage of fully-funded (FREE) training, designed to support local businesses to become more profitable and efficient in their day-to-day activities. Skills Bootcamps from The Building Growth Team are for people looking to find new employment and upskill themselves in specific…

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Launch of the Culture, Leisure and Tourism Fund

East Devon District Council's Culture, Leisure and Tourism Fund (CLTF) is now open for applications. The scheme is open to applicants from Community, Voluntary and Social Enterprise (CVSE) organisations with a strong focus on culture and leisure and businesses operating in the tourism sector…

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Last chance to enter Devon Tourism Awards

Time is running out! Businesses have just over a week left to showcase their exceptional achievements and be recognised among the best in the tourism industry. The deadline for submissions for the Devon Tourism Awards is fast approaching, closing at midnight on 18th June. There are so many benefits…

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