Two sisters from Warrington are the latest recipients of a National Enterprise Allowance (NEA) loan, bringing the total funding to 1000 applications from the NEA loan programme to just over £2m in the North West
New research conducted by by a website that highlights career and education options for those not wanting to attend university has revealed that apprentices earn almost £4,000 more than graduates per year in their first job.
Business Finance Solutions is celebrating a major milestone this week after completing the delivery of finance and business support for over £6 million of Start Up Now loans to over 1000 entrepreneurs across the North West as part of the Government’s Start Up Loans initiative.
A high level delegation from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) recently visited Trafford Park precision engineering firm Torkington Engineers to see at first hand the way they are using Apprenticeships to secure the future of their business
CycleManchester has opened its doors in Stamford House in Altrincham after receiving a £19k loan from Start Up Now, the North West arm of the government’s national £150m Start Up Loans programme.
Last montha Paul Breen, and Akshay Bhatnagar of Co, Greater Manchester’s new Angel Investment service, were invited to an event at Number 11 Downing Street by the UK Business Angel Association
Entrepreneur Sam Ward and his father have joined forces to launch their own microbrewery, The Tweed Brewing Company, after receiving a £18k loan from Start Up Now the North West arm of the government’s national £150m Start Up Loans programme that is delivered by Business Finance Solutions