You may well have already seen in the news that The Range are set to create more than 1,000 jobs in the area after completing a deal to buy land for a new 1.2 million sq ft distribution centre at Central Park, Severnside in S. Glos. The building is scheduled for completion by 2017 representing an investment of

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Starting on Thursday Jan. 21st we’re introducing SevernNet Business Breakfasts. They will be a regular monthly opportunity to meet your neighbours – local businesses from across the area – large and small – share information and get to know each other better. The Bristol Port Company has kindly offered to host the first breakfast event and provide

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Department of Communities and Local Government announced today the successful partnerships across the country to become Coastal Communities Teams. This includes the SevernNet Working Coastal Community Team which brings together partners including the Avonmouth Severnside Enterprise Area coastal villages and industrial estates. Our aim is to strengthen and improve relationships, and to develop an economic plan

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Interested in finding out how others are saving energy? Need to implement ESOS within your business? Or considering ISO50001? Have you surplus resources (waste) costing you money? Like to meet other like minded people across the area with responsibility for environment, health and safety? If the answer to any of these is ‘yes’ then come

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On Weds 22nd April (09:30 to 12:00) the Ways2Work quarterly network meeting will be hosted by the SevernNet Working partnership at Lawrence Weston Youth Centre (Long Cross, Bristol, Avon BS11 0RX). The Ways2Work Network brings together forty to fifty local ‘Back to Work’ providers and organisations … stakeholders working to get people back to work from across the Bristol area … They

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The annual Travel to Work survey for employees across the area provides an essential evidence base to support investment to improve infrastructure and services … and support your understanding of employee travel patterns. We encourage your organisation to take part. Please fill in our registration form at www.southglos.gov.uk/surveysignup by Saturday 28th February 2015. The survey will be available between 9 – 14 March 2015. It will take

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The Big Lottery announced yesterday (26th Jan 2015) that SevernNet Working was one of the successful bids for support from the Coastal Communities Fund. Just over £1.2m will be made available between now and Dec 2016 to: get a shuttle bus in operation across Avonmouth and Severnside improve the cycling and walking infrastructure between A4 Portway

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Nisbets is the UK’s largest supplier of catering equipment. The company is based in Avonmouth and currently has nearly 1000 employees across the UK. Nisbets also has offices in Ireland, Holland, Belgium, Germany, France, Spain and Australia and its export division ships to over 100 countries worldwide. Nisbets and their design and planning team are bringing

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