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National defence and security expo

21 Dec 2016

Speakers from national defence and security bodies, including the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and Department for International Trade (DIT) will come to Herefordshire in February next year for its first Defence and Security Expo, showcasing expertise and innovation from across the sector.

2 million funding to be invested into environmental projects in Gloucestershire

20 Dec 2016

A new call for projects to address local needs and challenges seeks to invest European Regional Development Funds of up to £2 million in ecological network, green infrastructure, and/or natural water management activities within Gloucestershire’s urban and urban fringe areas.

Build a brighter future with a free low carbon course at SGS College

15 Dec 2016

The path to a lower carbon future starts at SGS College, with the launch of a new, state of the art portfolio of courses, which are completely free.

Get up to high speed with newest secondary school thanks to the Bloodhound Project

06 Dec 2016

Excitement is mounting with less than 10 months until the completion and opening of Gloucestershire’s newest secondary school, the SGS Berkeley Green University Technical College (UTC).

Business leaders gather for launch of state of the art skills centre

02 Dec 2016

GREEN launch

Local business leaders made the most of the huge space renovated as part of the Gloucestershire Renewable Energy, Engineering & Nuclear (GREEN) Skills Project, when the centre was officially opened on Thursday afternoon as the John Huggett Engineering Hall.

Gloucestershire in the spotlight with Government Minister

25 Nov 2016


Following the Prime Minister’s visit on Thursday, Gloucestershire has been in the spotlight once again with a visit from the Minister for Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility.