The four West of England councils – Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol City, North Somerset, and South Gloucestershire – would like to invite you to help shape the emerging Joint Spatial Plan (JSP) and Joint Transport Study (JTS). The West of England’s Joint Spatial Plan and Transport Study will set out a prospectus for

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Find out about BCC’s draft Corporate Strategy 2017-22 and how to have your say The Corporate Strategy 2017/18-2021/22 (pdf, 1MB) (opens new window)  includes: the Mayor’s vision for Bristol their  priorities  over the next five years an outline of savings proposals for their revenue budget from April 2017-March 2022 their draft capital  programme from April 2017-March 2022 Bristol City

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Grant funding through Go Ultra Low West is now available – you can apply for a grant for half the cost of installing an electric vehicle charging point (either fast or rapid) on your business premises. Email Vicky Stone (vicky.stone@bristol.gov.uk) for an application pack, mentioning your interest in Go Ultra Low. Grant funding through Travelwest is

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Reignite Your Worklife is an exciting event SevernNet Working’s Employment Support Workers (Jo and Lucy) are holding at the Lawrence Weston Youth Centre on Tuesday 1st November for residents in Lawrence Weston and the surrounding areas, who are looking for work and training opportunities. You are invited to come along and meet potential candidates between 13:00 and

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On 29th September SevernNet and the SevernNet Working partnership teamed up with Department of Works and Pensions and the Ways2Work network to run a Job Fair at Shirehampton Job Centre. Over 20 local businesses who were looking to recruit attended (more details below), and left with application forms and contact details for potential applicants. A

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The 2016 Bristol Business Grant Round is open now until Friday the 8th of July. Grants are 50:50 match-funded and can be used to improve cycling, walking, car share and other sustainable travel provision on site. All sustainable travel mode initiatives are considered. Request your application pack from vicky.stone@bristol.gov.uk Queries to kurt.scheibl@bristol.gov.uk or vicky.stone@bristol.gov.uk More

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Wednesday 6 July, 9:15 – 14:30 University of the West of England’s Exhibition & Conference Centre, Frenchay Campus, Bristol. Theme: ‘Your Role in the Supply Chain.’ Includes info from LEP representatives on the function and focus of the LEP in this area and how you can benefit from the Growth Hub. Promised to be a truly informative event with practical tips and hints on procurement – in addition, a delicious and

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