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New capital investment opportunity – projects sought for Local Growth Fund

Businesses, public sector and voluntary and community organisations are invited to submit bids for a new round of funding from the South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) Local Growth Programme. Last month the SEMLEP Board approved a new bidding round open to ...

£2.25 million funding for new Northampton-based Advanced Construction Engineering College

The South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) have awarded Northampton College £2.25 million of funding from their Local Growth Fund Skills Capital Investment Programme. The financial injection will allow the college to press ahead with their plans to provide a...

Bedford College’s Wellingborough campus gets £7.5million capital injection

Wellingborough’s Tresham College campus has received £7.5 million for a major transformation project, which will open to students in September 2020. The South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) awarded Bedford College, which merged with Tresham College in...

Business trainer courses launched in partnership with the Chamber

Wellingborough Chamber member The Mallows Company in partnership with the Chamber is offering business training to members. The Mallows Company has been providing a complementary range of services to businesses, charities, organisations and individuals since 1988 – and are...

Plan for Wellingborough’s future must be “flexible”

The plan for the future of Wellingborough must be “flexible” to take advantage of the opportunities which may arise, according to an executive member of Wellingborough Chamber of Commerce. Wellingborough’s Local Plan (part2) is conducting its final stage of consultation prior to...

Wellingborough business celebrates 20th anniversary

Wellingborough pump manufacturers, CDR Pumps (UK) Ltd, recently celebrated 20 years of trading. The company, located in Morris Close on the Park Farm Industrial Estate, first opened its doors in 1998 after previously trading through a distribution channel. Over the past twenty...

New owners for Wellingborough firm

Wellingborough’s NDT Equipment Supplies Limited has been acquired by new owners Richard Preston and Peter Dodd. Trading since 1990, the company has extensive experience in supplying equipment for specialist non-destructive testing and inspection techniques, such as X-rays, Gamma...

FREE WORKSHOP: Building Brands That Grow Businesses 19th July @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

When we talk about branding, rebranding or brand refreshes, we’re NOT talking about marketing, design or logos! These are just the vehicles which you communicate your brand through. When we talk about brand, we’re talking about the bedrock foundation underpinning your whole...