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The latest from Wellingborough's business community

Rushden Lakes autumn recruitment drive

Job hunters will be given the opportunity to meet potential employers at a jobs fair taking place at Rushden lakes on Tuesday, September 25. From 10am until 2pm people will be able to browse vacancies in a marquee located in the space between L’Occitan and Fat Face. .The fair is...
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UK’s leading manufacturer of automotive parts opens Wellingborough site to the public

The UK’s leading manufacturer of composite components to the automotive industry invited members of the public to take a behind the scenes tour of its Wellingborough facility. Crosby Composites excels in the design and manufacture of high quality carbon fibre parts for use in...
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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 ...
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£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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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