WiRE News

LEADER in Lincolnshire

By WiRE Team

Posted: 8th September 2015

Invitation to attend LEADER Funding Workshops  A new £7 million LEADER grant fund will open shortly for applications in rural Lincolnshire and we are inviting prospective applicants, stakeholders and support…


How to sew on your website name tags

By WiRE Team

Posted: 7th September 2015

It’s now officially autumn, season of mists, mellow fruitfulness and parents wrestling with sewing on name tags to uniforms and P.E. kit. But have you done the same for your business website?  …


Celebrating British Food Fortnight

By WiRE Team

Posted: 7th September 2015

Held in the autumn at the same time as harvest festival, British Food Fortnight is the biggest annual, national celebration of British food and drink. It was established in the…


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…