WiRE News

SJL Foundation launches nationwide competition to give 8 finalists in Great Britain the chance to get a free £2,000 business grant and mentorship, plus to pitch their business idea in the House of Commons

By WiRE Team

Posted: 9th September 2019

Our fab WiRE amabassador Lisa Davies has passed on this press release to circulate across the WiRE network. Please have a read, especially if you are at the “Start-Up” phase of your…


New Payment Platform

By WiRE Team

Posted: 1st August 2019

Introducing our new payment platform page. When you, our WiRE members/guests, go through to make a payment for an event/joining as a new member/renewing your membership you will now get…


SME Practical Insights – June/July 2019

By WiRE Team

Posted: 5th June 2019

We have been sent details of the below workshops by Aston Centre for Growth. These free workshops may be of interest to some of you, please feel free to share.…


WiRE Conference 2019 – Optimising & Building Your Brand Presentations

By WiRE Team

Posted: 1st May 2019

After a successful WiRE Conference, we are happy to share the presentation slides from the day. We had lots of useful tips and advice on Optimising & Building Your Brand.…


Top Christmas Tips – Workplace Happiness

By WiRE Team

Posted: 22nd November 2018

How can small businesses spread the joy of happiness amongst their teams this Christmas? I hope you will find the following ideas give you and your people plenty of seasonal cheer and happiness!…


The Centre for Growth at Aston University is looking for established businesses for its Productivity through People programme. The deadline is 21st November.

By WiRE Team

Posted: 14th November 2018

The Centre for Growth at Aston University is looking for established businesses for its Productivity through People programme. Aston works across the Midlands of England but can link any business…


Further opportunities to contribute to the Arts Council’s next 10 year strategy

By WiRE Team

Posted: 29th October 2018

Please see below further information regarding the Art Council’s 10 year strategy, they are inviting those who may not have received information, or who couln’t attend the meeting, to contribute…


WiRE Member, Liz Robson from Rothley Wines appeared on the BBC explaining why it was best summer for English wine.

By WiRE Team

Posted: 1st October 2018

Vineyard’s best summer for English wine WiRE member Liz Robson from Rothley Wines has appeard on a BBC feature discussing our lovely summer and the affect it has had on…


Hilary Shenton from Wiltshire WiRE on Fantasy Radio

By WiRE Team

Posted: 24th September 2018

Please tune in to have a listen to Hilary talking to Mike Linford today, about all things WiRE. Follow the link to Fantasy Radio We find that local radio stations…


WiRE UK makes Cambridge Satchel Company founder Julie Deane an honorary member

By WiRE Team

Posted: 15th June 2018

There are not many times a WiRE (Women in Rural Enterprise) meeting is awed into silence, but that is exactly what happened at last week’s Leicestershire and Rutland meeting. The…