WiRE News

WiRE @ Westminster

By WiRE Team

Posted: 2nd December 2014

Somerset network leader Sue Padfield from Fosse Farm was proud to represent WiRE recently whilst attending the official LEAF launch of Open Farm Sunday in the House of Commons. Lord…

Farm Business Innovation show

By WiRE Team

Posted: 2nd June 2014

Farm Business Innovation show which is taking place on the 27th & 28th November 2014, please follow the link for the Brochure Farm_Brochure_2014 Click here for the website and more information

Financing your business

By WiRE Team

Posted: 10th April 2014

The Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BiS) is running a campaign to make sure SMEs are aware of the range of access to finance schemes available to support them.…

Start-Up Saturday – Free help for new businesses from HMRC

By WiRE Team

Posted: 11th March 2014

The next event will be on Saturday April 12 when we will be running the webinars below. Use the links to register and you will receive a confirmation email. Self-Employment…

Growth in self-employment outstrips new jobs

By WiRE Team

Posted: 4th March 2014

An increase in the number of self-employed people is behind recent falls in official unemployment figures as opposed to the creation of new jobs, experts have said. Quarterly labour market…

Delivery of HMRC’s help and support is now Digital

By WiRE Team

Posted: 3rd February 2014

There are live and pre-recorded webinars; the live webinars are interactive, allowing you to ask questions, receive the answers and have an online discussion in real time as the webinar…

Support for Traditional Food Sector

By WiRE Team

Posted: 31st January 2014

We at Coventry University Enterprises are pleased to announce our participation in an EU-funded FP7 project called TRADEIT, a collaborative project supporting a network of Traditional Food SMEs and Food Researchers in the…

Vouchers for Growing Businesses

By WiRE Team

Posted: 30th January 2014

What are Growth Vouchers? Announced by the Chancellor in the 2013 Budget and championed by the PM’s Enterprise Adviser, Lord Young, the Growth Vouchers programme will deliver subsidies to help…

Meeting Up with our Network Leaders

By WiRE Team

Posted: 9th June 2011

Read about the great Network Leader meeting we had in Hatfield, what happens, some of the things our WiRE networks get up to.

Country Fairs – The New High Street?

By WiRE Team

Posted: 13th April 2011

“At the end of 2009 vacancy rates across England and Wales High streets totalled 12.4%, up from 5% in January. It is now thought that this percentage has exceeded the…