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Creative agency Birdy Films links with Bristol Business News to launch GAMECHANGERS

January 15, 2016
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Creative agency Birdy Films links with Bristol Business News to launch GAMECHANGERS

Bristol Business News has teamed up with Birdy Films, a new independent film, 3D and media production company, to produce its groundbreaking GAMECHANGERS project. GAMECHANGERS, which is officially launched next week, will identify and showcase the 50 individuals who are shaping the future of Bristol’s economy through their innovation,...

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Ethical firms urged to enter the South West Fairtrade Business Awards 2106

January 8, 2016
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Ethical firms urged to enter the South West Fairtrade Business Awards 2106

Firms supporting fair and ethical business practices have just over three weeks to enter the coveted South West Fairtrade Business Awards. The unique awards – now in their fourth year – champion firms that put ethical responsibilities at the heart of their business. Last year 76 businesses from across...

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Appointment strengthens Lloyds’ trade and working capital team

January 6, 2016
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Appointment strengthens Lloyds’ trade and working capital team

Lloyds Bank has bolstered its asset-based lending offering to mid-market South West firms with the appointment of Kelly Henney as director, business development. Kelly, pictured, joins the bank’s global transaction banking division after 16 years at RBS, where she originated and completed new business opportunities for ambitious small and...

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Experienced insolvency administrator joins Quantuma’s Bristol office

January 5, 2016
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Experienced insolvency administrator joins Quantuma’s Bristol office

Restructuring and insolvency advisory firm Quantuma has further expanded its Bristol team with the appointment of Shaun Healey as senior administrator.  Shaun, pictured, has more than 30 years’ experience in the insolvency profession, mainly with accountants Grant Thornton, where he spent nearly 27 years working on administrations, receiverships, creditors’...

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Accountancy firm takeover strengthens Bishop Fleming’s Bristol office

January 4, 2016
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Accountancy firm takeover strengthens Bishop Fleming’s Bristol office

Long-standing Bristol accountants Whyatt Pakeman have been acquired by West of England firm Bishop Fleming in a move that creates the city’s largest independent accountancy office. Roger Pimblett, one of Whyatt Pakeman’s three partners, and 13 staff have relocated to Bishop Fleming’s Bristol office in Queen Square – taking...

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Bristol Business News

December 24, 2015
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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Bristol Business News

Bristol Business News wishes its readers, subscribers and advertisers a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.  We will continue to provide the city’s most authoritative business news, information and analysis throughout the festive period. Our next weekly Bristol Business News e-bulletin will be published on Friday,...

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GAMECHANGERS – identifying Bristol’s 50 most-inspirational businesspeople

December 18, 2015
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GAMECHANGERS – identifying Bristol’s 50 most-inspirational businesspeople

Bristol Business News is to launch GAMECHANGERS – a unique and highly innovative project to identify the 50 individuals shaping the future of Bristol’s economy. These inspirational people are helping make Bristol the UK’s most exciting city through their innovation, enterprise and creativity.  Some will be well known, others...

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Key post-Christmas date in self-assessment calendar could help spread a little New Year tax cheer

December 18, 2015
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Key post-Christmas date in self-assessment calendar could help spread a little New Year tax cheer

Many thousands of people who owe extra tax can effectively ask the taxman to spread the cost – interest free – over 12 months provided they file their online return by December 30. According to experts at accountancy, investment management and tax group Smith & Williamson, many of those...

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Bristol Business News photo gallery: Boxworks opening and Engine Shed 2nd birthday party

December 11, 2015
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Bristol Business News photo gallery: Boxworks opening and Engine Shed 2nd birthday party

Bristol’s Engine Shed innovation hub celebrates its two-year anniversary by inviting guests to the launch of Boxworks, a custom-designed workspace in 20 re-imagined shipping containers for the creative, digital and hi-tech industries. Boxworks expands the Engine Shed by 30% – enough space for around 120 entrepreneurs – and will provide much-needed...

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‘Seeing is Believing’ visit sheds light on Bristol business’s role in supporting the unemployed

December 11, 2015
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‘Seeing is Believing’ visit sheds light on Bristol business’s role in supporting the unemployed

Some of Bristol’s top employers have taken part in a day-long  ‘Seeing is Believing’ visit designed to show them first-hand the key role businesses in the city can play to support people who face barriers into employment. Creating meaningful employment is one of the most significant ways that businesses contribute...

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School-business link-ups prove a success – but more needs to be done, survey shows

December 10, 2015
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School-business link-ups prove a success – but more needs to be done, survey shows

Partnerships between schools and businesses, a key issue for firms across Bristol, can have significant benefits, according to the results of a national survey of education chiefs and company bosses. Some 3,500 teaching staff and business leaders took part in the research run by the British Chambers of Commerce...

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EY targets region’s key financial services sector for more growth

December 10, 2015
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EY targets region’s key financial services sector for more growth

Accountancy firm EY plans to almost double the size of its South West & Wales financial services practice next year as it targets the key sector for further expansion. The regional financial services team has already grown by nearly 70% over the past year and now employs 80 people...

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Events: BRAVE training courses and workshops

December 8, 2015
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Events: BRAVE training courses and workshops

BRAVE Enterprise, the independent, not-for-profit business advice organisation based in Bristol, stages a comprehensive programme of training courses and workshops. Promote your business with PR  Presenter: Paul Mullins Date: Thursday February 11 Time: 10am – 1pm Cost: £42 (inc VAT) per workshop This workshop is for anyone who wants...

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