WiRE News

Staffordshire Rural Funding Events

By WiRE Team

Posted: 19th August 2015

Are you: A micro, small or medium-sized business based in rural Staffordshire? Looking to invest in your rural business to create jobs or improve productivity? If so, the Staffordshire Rural…


LEADER Project looking for WiRE Representatives

By WiRE Team

Posted: 27th July 2015

LEADER is a branch of RDPE EU funding and will run from 2015 to 2020. It is aimed at encouraging rural economic growth and provides small grants at approximately 40%…


Micro-business in a nutsell

By WiRE Team

Posted: 22nd July 2015

WiRE took part in some research about a year ago, putting forward some members to be interviewed and contributing WiRE’s thoughts. We had completely forgotten about it until this lovely…


£146,000 funding sees Women and Broadband project continue

By WiRE Team

Posted: 22nd July 2015

£146,000 has been made available to allow the continued delivery of the Women and Broadband project after Connecting Shropshire, Superfast Staffordshire, and Superfast Telford, successfully bid for funding from Broadband…


And we’re off – #WiREHour is up and running!

By WiRE Team

Posted: 21st July 2015

Cheryl Turner from Tao Solutions introduces (and hosts) #WiREHour I have to admit to being a bit of an addict when it comes to Twitter Hours on the popular micro-blogging…


Invitation to Labour Leadership Contest Debate

By WiRE Team

Posted: 29th June 2015

The Victoria Derbyshire programme  broadcasts on BBC Two, the BBC News Channel and BBC Online every week day morning from 9.15am-11am. WiRE Members are invited to the filming of a…


Thinking of Exporting? Events in Shropshire

By WiRE Team

Posted: 17th June 2015

Drop in export clinics for business in Shropshire. Businesses can informally ‘drop in’ to see an ITA and discuss any question they have with regard to export, so this is…


Country Living Christmas Fair Demonstrations

By WiRE Team

Posted: 15th June 2015

The Team at Country Living are already starting to programme the content for the theatres and workshops for the upcoming Christmas Fairs in London, Glasgow and Harrogate. I’d like to…


Get Involved – WI Centennial Celebrations

By WiRE Team

Posted: 19th May 2015

Be part of this British milestone and come along to the celebrate 100 years of the WI’s achievements. 3-6 September 2015 This is the WI’s inaugural event and is open…


Wanted – Harvest Heroes 2015

By WiRE Team

Posted: 19th May 2015

Seeking people with passion to bring the harvest alive for young people across the land  Love British Food and the Telegraph are searching for passionate caterers to recognise as Harvest…