WiRE News

PitchFest 2017 now open for applications

By WiRE Team

Posted: 24th April 2017

Pitchfest 2017, part of Venturefest WM, is underway and accepting applications. As well as a great opportunity for businesses to win investment and raise their profile, we’re pleased to announce…


Women in Parliament workshops

By WiRE Team

Posted: 27th March 2017

Claire Mullen who recently presented at the Burton WiRE Network is extending the offer of running a Women in Parliament workshop – for any group or organisation. Women in Parliament, from…


Rural Enterprise Programme – Grants in Staffordshire

By WiRE Team

Posted: 22nd March 2017

The grants programme is administered by Staffordshire County Council and funded through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). The Rural Enterprise Programme offers grants of between £10k and £65K  to…


£21.9 million cash boost for The Marches to help create local jobs and growth

By WiRE Team

Posted: 21st March 2017

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid announced a government cash boost of £21.9 million for The Marches to help create jobs, support businesses and encourage growth. Some of the locally-chosen projects likely to…


New WiRE Network in Kent launches inMay

By WiRE Team

Posted: 20th March 2017

Join Brenchley & Matfield WiRE and grow your business with support, collaboration, and friendship. Our New WiRE group meets in Matfield on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 10…


£120 million available to support growth in rural areas

By WiRE Team

Posted: 20th March 2017

Businesses in rural areas are being invited to submit interest in support for jobs and growth under the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE). The RDPE Growth Programme supports projects that invest…


WiRE Conference 2017 – Seminars

By WiRE Team

Posted: 3rd March 2017

SEMINAR  10.00 am The Power of you – The Power of the network  Emma Cox: Cox Consultancy We don’t have to tell you that networking is great; for business, for confidence…


Free training to Start Up companies in the Coventry & Warwickshire

By WiRE Team

Posted: 22nd February 2017

Rugby based Digital Marketing Agency Armadillo Social, will be delivering free training to Start Up companies in the Coventry & Warwickshire area through the Coventry and Warwickshire Business Support Programme.…


Department for International Trade Shropshire – Meet the Expert event

By WiRE Team

Posted: 21st February 2017

Join the Department for International Trade Shropshire at the flagship Meet the Expert event  on Wednesday 29 March 2017 09:00 – 16:30 You will have the opportunity to book 1:1 meetings…


Prince’s Countryside Fund supporting farming families in Herefordshire

By WiRE Team

Posted: 20th February 2017

Achieving the 2020 vision for Herefordshire family farming businesses Herefordshire Rural Hub has secured funding from the Prince’s Countryside Fund to support and enable the delivery of a three year…