Tewkesbury Borough Council has opened a new space where local companies can work, meet and get access to important resources in a supportive environment. The local authority claims its new Growth Hub, which is based in the council’s Public Services Centre, is the first of its kind in the country and offers unrivalled support, including important regulatory, planning and environmental health advice. The space includes three incubator units and the tenants benefit from access to a wide range of support services. There is also the opportunity for businesses to use the corporate meeting room suite for events, seminars or training. The rooms have all been upgraded, so they are business ready with updated IT equipment. A full business navigator service is provided along with a range of workshops and training events, bringing these services out into the local Tewkesbury area. It also forms part of the Gloucestershire Growth Hub network, … (To read the full article, subscribe below)

Jamie Hailstone

Senior reporter – NewStart