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business support

The Government has announced a package of measures to support businesses through the period of disruption caused by COVID-19. Details of the support available can be found on the gov.uk website. Follow the …
virus dorset business

Dorset Council says it is ‘working hard’ to ensure that businesses in Dorset take full advantage of the emergency measures announced by the government on Tuesday to tackle to Coronavirus crisis. And it …
Sean Barrington Clipper Services

A long-established firm which sharpens and services clipping machines has moved into new premises in Gillingham. Sean Barrington Clipper Services now operates from Unit 13 at the town’s Old Market Centre following a …
Merck Gillingham

Gillingham’s hopes of attracting new businesses in the future was given a boost on Monday 18 November when one of its leading employers, the leading science and technology company Merck, unveiled its new …
business breakfast dorset

Dorset Council is holding a series of Business Breakfasts to look at its Economic Growth Strategy. The first event is in Sturminster Newton on the morning of Monday 18 November, followed by others …
Churchill Shaftesbury

Moving house during your retirement years can be a daunting prospect; that’s why Churchill Retirement Living says it is offering to pay stamp duty and help towards moving costs for people in Shaftesbury …

Dorset-based housebuilder, CG Fry & Son, has raised over £1,500 by hosting events as part of Macmillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. The events were recently held across their housing developments in …
Probus Gillingham

A vision for the future of Gillingham was outlined by Mike Gould, a town councillor, in a talk to the members of the Gillingham Probus Club on Tuesday, 29 October. Councillor Gould told …
Business mentors

Attention all owners of small or medium sized businesses in the Gillingham area. If you want your business to grow and develop with the help of private, affordable support that is proven to …