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New plans to help businesses that trade with Europe prepare for EU exit

New plans to help businesses that trade with Europe prepare for EU exit

HMRC allocates EORI numbers to all possible traders More than 88,000 VAT registered companies across the UK will be allocated an Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) number in the next two weeks in order to keep trading with customers and suppliers in the EU after the UK has left. EORI numbers are a unique….

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Free business start-up course for budding entrepreneurs

Free business start-up course for budding entrepreneurs

For those who want to be their own boss, the Thames Valley Berkshire Business Growth Hub is running a free business start-up course to help budding entrepreneurs across Berkshire turn their business ideas into reality. Following the success of its second Pre-Accelerator Programme earlier this year, the Berkshire Business Growth Hub is again offering Berkshire….

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Advice on filing accounts at Companies House

Advice on filing accounts at Companies House

  September is one of the busiest months for Companies House. Many companies will have an accounting reference period which ends on the last day of the year. This means the last day to file their accounts is 30 September. Every company must prepare accounts that report on the performance and activities of the company during….

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Berkshire Growth Hub highly rated by local business owners in latest survey

Berkshire Growth Hub highly rated by local business owners in latest survey

Latest survey recognises value of local business support service to Berkshire SMEs The Thames Valley Berkshire Growth Hub is making a positive difference to SMEs across Berkshire according to a latest survey of business owners. The Hub, which delivers free, impartial advice and support to ambitious businesses and entrepreneurs, received high praise for the quality….

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Thames Valley Berkshire LEP publishes 2018-19 Impact Report

Thames Valley Berkshire LEP publishes 2018-19 Impact Report

Thames Valley Berkshire LEP has launched its 2018-19 digital Impact Report, which marks a further milestone in the implementation of the LEP’s Strategic Economic Plan (SEP) and the three Growth Deals that underpin it. The Report reviews a year of progress against strategic targets to benefit the sub region’s long-term prosperity. It provides details of….

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First video unveiled to raise awareness of the support available to Berkshire SMEs

First video unveiled to raise awareness of the support available to Berkshire SMEs

Lights, camera, action! Here at the Berkshire Business Growth Hub, we are delighted to unveil our first-ever promotional video. Watch our video now to find out more about the Berkshire Business Growth Hub, who we are, what services we offer and how we’ve made a real difference to thousands of Berkshire businesses – helping them….

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Applications open for Queen’s Awards for Sustainable Development

Applications open for Queen’s Awards for Sustainable Development

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise is the most prestigious business awards programme in the world. Applications for Queen’s Awards for Sustainable Development are now open. The Sustainable Development category is aimed at organisations who are developing products and services that have a good impact upon, and provide major benefits to the environment, society and the economy…..

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Scaleup Survey 2019

Scaleup Survey 2019

Are you a high-growth business or scale-up? The ScaleUp Institute is inviting fast-growing companies to complete its 2019 Scaleup Survey. The UK’s largest survey of fast-growing companies, the Scaleup Survey is now in its sixth year. Its influence and importance has grown rapidly, as it focuses attention on what high-growth firms most value and need….

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Reading revealed to be the UK’s third largest digital technology city in new census

Reading revealed to be the UK’s third largest digital technology city in new census

  Reading revealed to be the UK’s third largest digital technology city as new findings show that the industry is 25% larger than previously thought A new census published by The Data City, reveals that Reading is the 3rd best city in the UK for digital technology. The report shows that the city has 11,656….

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Bracknell technology firm’s growth plans receive £300,000 investment boost

Bracknell technology firm’s growth plans receive £300,000 investment boost

With the support of the Thames Valley Berkshire Business Growth Hub, Insight Technology has successfully secured £300,000 worth of investment to expand into new office space and further grow its team to serve their rapidly growing customer base. The Bracknell based firm, which has developed innovative software for commercial property agents, is only the second….

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