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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.

RAU named in top 20 most sustainable universities in the UK

24 Nov 2016

University of Gloucestershire retains first class placement in Green League

23 Nov 2016

Airport scoops top industry award

22 Nov 2016


The Staverton site was awarded the ‘Best General Aviation Airport 2016’ title at the Airport Operators’ Association annual conference and dinner at London’s Metropole hotel on Monday night.

Serco selected to deliver skills programme to support SMEs in Gloucestershire

18 Nov 2016

Serco’s Employment, Skills & Enterprise business has been selected by the Skills Funding Agency to deliver two new Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) contracts, providing training, to help upskill the workforce of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Gloucestershire.