Hospice lotteries merge to extend support

Hospice lotteries merge to extend support

The Hospices Lottery, jointly owned by St Richard’s Hospice and Acorns Children’s Hospice, will join forces with Primrose Hospices Lottery to offer supporters a more streamlined service. On Wednesday 1st April the South Worcestershire Hospices Lottery, which has...
COUNTY RECRUITMENT FIRM VOTED IN TOP 100 BEST EMPLOYERS

COUNTY RECRUITMENT FIRM VOTED IN TOP 100 BEST EMPLOYERS

A leading Worcestershire recruitment and training firm has been named in the top 100 small companies to work for across the UK. eResponse Group, which has branches in Worcester, Redditch and Kidderminster, has been ranked 31st in the prestigious 2015 Sunday Times 100...

CHILDREN TO BENEFIT FROM ERESPONSE EASTER CAMPAIGN

A Worcestershire recruitment and training firm is calling on people to help make Easter ‘eggs-tra’ special and donate chocolate treats for children in care. eResponse Recruitment, which has branches in Worcester, Kidderminster and Redditch, is calling for donations of...
Jobs boost as Worcester-based marketing company expands

Jobs boost as Worcester-based marketing company expands

23 new jobs have been created at Worcester-based, Bamboo Marketing Ltd., as a result of the company’s investment and funding from the Worcestershire Expansion Programme (WEP). The Worcestershire Expansion Programme, which is supported by the Government’s Regional...
Kuboo, Ready for Business

Kuboo, Ready for Business

Kuboo is a independent online modern estate agency based in Worcester and covering the West Midlands. Kuboo is a brand we know people will remember and want to use when selling or buying a property, or needing a survey. Kuboo created in 2010 by David and Andy, started...
Students use business skills to help good causes

Students use business skills to help good causes

A group of business students from the University of Worcester hit the headlines this week, sharing the news of their recent projects. They highlighted how they worked together with local good causes like Acorns Children’s Hospice and Funny Blood to raise more...
#WorcestershireHour Spotlight: Funny Blood

#WorcestershireHour Spotlight: Funny Blood

We’re very proud of our #WorcestershireHour Partner Ruby Edwards from @YouDoBetter and Funny Blood, who was honoured to be invited as Guest Speaker for NHS Blood and Transplant’s Donor Awards at Chateau Impney, Droitwich. Around 100 guests were in...
Real people share their business success story

Real people share their business success story

Elspeth Van Der Hole, UK Fashion Photographer, Droitwich Meet Elspeth. 25 years old and full of enthusiasm for her fashion photography business that she runs from her home in Droitwich Spa. Passionate about her home town and educated in Worcestershire she credits the...

WORK BEGINS ON WORCESTER SCHOOL’S NEW £1.25M HALL

One of Worcester’s leading independent schools has celebrated the start of building work on its new £1.25m multi-purpose hall which its headmaster believes will benefit ‘many generations’ of pupils. King’s Hawford School has kicked off the seven-figure project with a...
Consortium Acquire Market Leading Worcestershire Audio Firm

Consortium Acquire Market Leading Worcestershire Audio Firm

A historic Worcestershire audio equipment manufacturer has been acquired by three county businessmen in a deal that will ‘build and protect’ the firms rich heritage. Warndon-based Coomber Electronic Equipment, the UK’s leading manufacturer of audio and visual...
Fundraising success for bowling event

Fundraising success for bowling event

Worcester businesses came together on Monday 2nd March for an evening of networking and bowling, raising over £2,000 for charity. The evening offered opportunities to meet other local businesses and make new contacts, for colleagues to socialise and raise money to...

ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND GRANT FOR AVONCROFT MUSEUM

Arts Council England has awarded £346,221 to Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings in Bromsgrove towards a major new development project that will see big improvements to the popular Bromsgrove attraction and wider benefits to the local area. The three year grant has...
COUNTY FIRM’S SIX-FIGURE OFFICE MOVE WILL ALSO BRING NEW JOBS

COUNTY FIRM’S SIX-FIGURE OFFICE MOVE WILL ALSO BRING NEW JOBS

A growing Worcestershire chartered accountancy firm has re-located its headquarters after a significant six-figure investment. Hayward Wright Chartered Accountants has purchased a two-storey office in Redditch development The Oaks, in a £180,000 deal. The move also...
A first for School and Gallery partnership

A first for School and Gallery partnership

Through a unique collaboration between RGS Worcester and The Bevere Gallery Worcester, RGS GCSE artwork will be on display to the public in the gallery from March 25th. This selling exhibition is a first for both Bevere Gallery and RGS Worcester. Kim Taylor, owner of...
Dancefest’s Circuit youth dance tour 17-20 March

Dancefest’s Circuit youth dance tour 17-20 March

High quality dance performances in Hereford and Worcester Work by talented young dancers and choreographers A chance to see emerging dance artists of the future · Tuesday 17 March, 7pm Whitecross High School, Hereford · Wednesday 18 March, 7pm, Hereford College of...
ISO QUALITY SERVICES LTD HELPS FELLOW CHAMBER MEMBER GROW

ISO QUALITY SERVICES LTD HELPS FELLOW CHAMBER MEMBER GROW

Worcester based company ISO Quality Services Ltd have worked with numerous local companies and this time they were able to use their status as an approved Growth Voucher advisor so as to provide strategic support to fellow chamber member RCA Regeneration Ltd so as to...
The General Election in Worcester begins at RGS Worcester

The General Election in Worcester begins at RGS Worcester

Candidates from the five major Parliamentary parties answered questions posed by RGS Worcester students in a unique debate at the School yesterday, which kicked off the 2015 election season in Worcester. Robin Walker MP represented the Conservative Party, Joy Squires...