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TDA to host information event to celebrate and encourage local businesses to apply for The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are regarded as the highest official UK awards for British businesses and remains one of the many great legacies of the Duke of Edinburgh. Recognised globally, The Queen’s Award for Enterprise signifies excellence and provides prestigious endorsement, with previous winners testifying that there are many immediate and long-term benefits, including

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Heart of the SW ERDF Inward Investment Support Grant Scheme

Over half a million pounds of funding is available to foreign-owned businesses in Devon and Somerset to support their business growth. The scheme, funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Heart of the South West LEP, offers 40% match funding up to £150,000, and is aimed at foreign-owned businesses, supporting inward investment and

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Businesses invited to help shape Torbay Economic Strategy 2022-2030

TDA, working with Deyton Bell Associates, have begun the process of consulting with wider stakeholders and businesses as part of the development process of a new Torbay Economic Strategy, 2022–2030. This strategy is being developed on behalf of Torbay Council. This initial consultation stage will gather views from Torbay businesses and key stakeholders across all

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Torbay Ready for Work Programme has been extended

Given the success in Torbay over the past two years, the Ready for Work programme has been extended for a further 12 months. Following a review, some changes have been made to the scope and delivery of the programme to ensure it meets the needs of employers, the labour market, and residents. Ready for Work

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Torbay Supplier Engagement Conference to take place 16 December 2021

The first Torbay Supplier Engagement Conference will take place on 16 December 2021. The conference will be virtual and will welcome procurement leads from the local public sector. The event, in partnership with Torbay Council, South Devon College, Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust and TDA, will provide local Torbay businesses with the opportunity

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