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GDPR – useful tools to help your business

New tool to help smaller businesses prepare for GDPR The European Commission has published new guidance to help EU member states prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The guidance outlines what national governments and data protection...

Announcing plans for Wellington Monument

The National Trust are pleased to update you on some significant progress for plans at Wellington Monument that mean its future is beginning to look more secure.  In short, they are going to be starting repairs to address the worst affected parts of the structure...

Grants for Tourism & Food Processing

 Grants for Tourism & Food Processing - RDPE Growth Programme FREE events, covering key information for potential applicants The Events are targeted at eligible applicants under the tourism & food processing strands of the RDPE Growth Programme. The RPA will...

Heart of the South West Growth Hub

The Heart of the South West Growth Hub has been offering a free point of call for business support for all businesses in Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay for nearly two years, and has already exceeded its targets; having helped over 3,200 businesses; and wants...

The Blackdown Hills Repair Cafe – Saturday 24th March

First Café Hemyock Village Hall Saturday 24th March 2018 10 am to 12 noon Bring along items that might be repaired including electrical, bicycles, clothing and textiles, computers, furniture, ceramics and garden tools. Volunteers will be on hand during the morning to...

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,...