WiRE Blogs, Events & PR

The WiRE Way – how to improve traffic to your website.

Posted on: Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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Thanks to Alison Chester-Lambert for taking the time to work all this out – yet another compelling reason why WiRE Membership (at just £50) is a great investment. Yesterday at the Women and Broadband Challenge Workshop,  we learned that one of the best contributions to improved Search Engine Optimisation was a link from a major […]

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TV production company looking for historic houses to film

Posted on: Friday, January 23rd, 2015
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We are making a brand new series for Channel 4. Betty are the makers of programmes such as ‘Country House Rescue’ and ‘Shopgirls: The True Story of Life Behind the Counter’. We are interested in getting in touch with owners of beautiful period houses across Britain. Part of the series will explore the effort it […]

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Peace and Rejuvenation in 5 minutes

Posted on: Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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  Follow WiRE Member Carol Trevor’s guide to re-energising in 5 minutes yogacarol.co.uk If life ever becomes particularly hectic and I’m in need of some quick, effective rest and rejuvenation there are two yoga poses I immediately turn to. They are both restorative (fully supported) yoga poses. Anyone can do them and at any time of day. No […]

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Free workshop for Creative Businesses

Posted on: Monday, January 12th, 2015
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Free two-day workshop to identify opportunities for growth and to build a plan for action. Developed specifically to meet the needs of creative businesses our Visioning workshops help participants to prioritise and balance their commitments as well as planning how to get the best from their practice. Booking and more information HERE By creating a […]

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WiRE Member at the Farm Innovation Show

Posted on: Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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Tonia Davies from the Mrs Davies Marketing Company has recently returned from the Farm Innovation Show held in Olympia, London. Having worked with tourism businesses during her marketing career, and being married to a farmer, living in the countryside and currently working with small businesses to raise their profile through promotion and PR, Tonia saw […]

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WiRE Member is Awarded VA of the Year

Posted on: Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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National Accolade For Suffolk Businesswoman  The Managing Director of Bay Tree VA – the Suffolk based virtual assistant service – has been awarded ‘England – VA of the Year 2014’ at the Office* 2014 Show held at Olympia.  Already the holder of the award for ‘East Of England – VA of the Year 2014’, Jane […]

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Autumn Statement – Key measures helping small businesses

Posted on: Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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Creating a supportive tax regime: Small Business Rate Relief (SBRR) – The government will extend the doubling of SBRR for a further year from 1 April 2015.  The government will increase the business rates discount for retail and food and drink premises with a rateable value of £50,000 and below to £1,500 up to the […]

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Award Winning – Simply Staffordshire

Posted on: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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So, Simply Staffordshire can now be called “award winning” – totally fantastic news because it means that all our members are awarded, officially awesome status because we hand picked them! Enjoy Staffordshire (Staffordshire Destination Management Partnership) host the Tourism Awards each year and this year the ceremony was held at the National Memorial Arboretum – […]

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Business is GREAT Britain and BT launch competition aimed at SMEs with top prize worth £30,000

Posted on: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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Are you a GREAT Face of British Business? Do you run a small business based in the UK? Have you gone above and beyond to help grow your business or conjured up innovative ways to help profits soar? If so, enter now and you could be crowned one of next GREAT Faces of British Business, […]

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WiRE Member becomes a published author

Posted on: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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Jo Holmes from RedDi Graphics, an Ipswich based graphic design agency, is now a published author. Lust, Love and Relationships… Have you ever thought to yourself that your life would make a good book, film or plot line in a favourite soap? Putting pen to paper, describing your thoughts and feelings, may seem like a […]

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