New HQ building for Roper Rhodes

14 Feb 2020

Property consultancy Carter Jonas has completed the design and conversion of a new headquarters totalling approximately 19,500 sq ft for Roper Rhodes.

The supplier of bathroom furniture commissioned Carter Jonas to design a new headquarters to accommodate its growth, with increased operational efficiency and promoting the performance and productivity of employees as priorities

Free, community funded solar panels for businesses, schools and community buildings

14 Feb 2020

Bath & West Community Energy are pleased to announce the launch of Community Solar 2020, a new programme to install free community owned solar power on commercial, school and community buildings in Bath & North East Somerset.

Free installation of solar power

Community Solar 2020 will offer free solar panel installations for non-domestic buildings e.g. business premises, schools and community buildings.

Shut that door, and save energy

14 Feb 2020

Shops and businesses in Keynsham, Bath, Midsomer Norton and Radstock are being asked to shut that door as part of a new drive to save energy and help them cut fuel bills.

Bath and North East Somerset Council and Bath BID are supporting the campaign to get shops, restaurants and cafés, to keep their doors closed during the working day.

Join Bath Digital Festival for Third Thursdays

14 Feb 2020

Join Bath Digital Festival each month for BDF Third Thursday - a monthly gathering to connect, to think, to drink and to build a better city.

Following the success of BDF2019's "Third Thursday" event, Bath Digita Festival is super-excited to let you know that they will be carrying on their Third Thursday get-togethers every month ... all the way up to BDF2020. If you would like to come along, please add yourself to the list - so they can keep you informed.

Southern Europe export showcase: 26 Feb

14 Feb 2020

The Department for International Trade in the South West are hosting the Southern Europe meets Southern England Roadshow on the 25th February – 26th February in Exeter and Bristol.

These events will be showcasing export opportunities in key Southern European markets to export ready companies in the Southern UK regions. Companies will have the opportunity to book 1-2-1 meetings with a delegation of DIT Commercial Officers.

The Commercial Officers are interested in meeting Southern England companies from the following sectors and sub-sectors:

WECA employers survey on careers advice

14 Feb 2020

The West of England Combined Authority (WECA) is looking to understand employers' views on the availability, quality and impact of Careers Education, Advice and Guidance services for both young people and adults. Effective careers guidance is an essential part of an integrated employment, skills and education system and ensures local residents can be connected and responsive to the local labour market. WECA currently delivers support services for adults through Future Bright and for young people through the careers hub.

Creative Scale Up reopens for applications

4 Feb 2020

The West of England Combined Authority (WECA) has opened up a new round of applications for businesses to join their Creative Scale Up Programme with a deadline of 31 March 2020. This is a £1.3 million Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) funded pilot programme which will explore how best to support businesses in the creative industries sector to grow whilst encouraging investment into the sector.