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Exciting New Training Courses

There are many exciting new training courses to support local business development.  Courses include: Digital Marketing, Completing your first self assessment, How to make money from your passion, Payroll Legislation, Communication and Conflict Management, The True...

Thelma Hulbert Gallery invite you to a private view…

Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) would like to invite you to the private view of South West Academy Winter Exhibition on Saturday 13 January 3pm – 5pm We are pleased to announce the exhibition will be opened by Councillor Andrew Moulding, Chairman of East Devon District...

NEW – Blackdown Hills Repair Cafe

Have you a skill to share and a little time to spare? NEW - The Blackdown Hills Repair Café is coming to serve the parishes within the Blackdown Hills area, taking place - at least initially - once every couple of months on a rotating village basis.  They need...

Grant & Funding Opportunities in the Blackdown Hills

If you missed our October Meeting and Dinner at the Candlelight Inn where our guest speaker David Hinshelwood from Business Information Point clearly explained and informed all the funding and grant opportunities available to businesses in the Blackdown Hills - here...

New Data Protection laws – is your business ready?

Is your business ready to make changes to how you collect, store and use your customer data? New General Data Protection Regulations are coming into force May 2018 - It's important to understand what this means for you and your business. Workshops will available soon,...

Septembers’ Business Lunch at great success!

Each month we host a Business Lunch at the BHBA encouraging all local businesses to engage, network, learn business development opportunities and essential business skills. We welcome a guest speaker to share their expertise and skills who could support our local...

The campaign begins to save the Yarcombe Inn

The fight to rescue and save once and for all The Yarcombe Inn is on with a vengeance – and this time we really mean business.   In the mere six weeks since the public meeting which gave the Parish Council its unanimous mandate to participate in the bidding process...

Taste of the West GOLD Award for Melissa’s Preserves

BHBA Member Melissa has deservedly been awarded Taste of the West GOLD for her Seville and Stem Ginger Marmalade.  Melissa is a Cordon Bleu trained cook and works hard producing homemade preserves (chutneys, pickles, jams, jellies and marmalades) using high quality...

Promote your business on VisitDevon.co.uk

www.VisitDevon.co.uk has had over 1.3 million users in the past 12 months and with the brand new website they have seen 220,847 page views in July alone. There are various options available to you as a business that is based in Mid Devon and these opportunities enable...

Funding Competion: Business Productivity

Organisations can apply for a share of up to £500,000 to develop solutions that provide information on improving business productivity. Competition opens: Monday 24 July 2017 Registration closes: Wednesday 20 September 2017 12:00pm Innovate UK is to invest up to...