Materials: innovation, funding and impact

Thursday 19th of June 2014 12:00 AM

Is your business making the most of scientific advances in materials?

Remarkable advances in materials underpin many of today’s most promising technological developments.

Coventry company expands with help from RGF

Monday 16th of June 2014 12:00 AM

A global company specialising in baby and make-up wipes which started life in the dining room of a Coventry home is expanding further with help from a government grant.

Voting open in The Longitude Prize

Thursday 12th of June 2014 12:00 AM

Innovative businesses, entrepreneurs and inventors in Coventry and Warwickshire have been urged to put forward their ideas to solve one of the greatest issues of our time in a £10 million national competition.

College recruits 24 new apprenticeships for DHL

Tuesday 10th of June 2014 12:00 AM

DHL, the UK’s leading logistics provider, has been working with North Warwickshire & Hinckley College to recruit 24 new apprentices in the Midlands region.

Successful apprentices are guaranteed a permanent position working at one of DHL Supply Chain’s 400 sites.

Businesses to benefit from amended state aid map

Tuesday 3rd of June 2014 12:00 AM

More businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire will be able to benefit from European and government funding after the state aid map was re-drawn.

The European Commission has approved proposals for amendments to the UK Assisted Area Map which will come into force on Tuesday, July 1.

LEP chairman praises MIRA

Monday 2nd of June 2014 12:00 AM

MIRA Technology Park Enterprise Zone has been awarded £7.4 million of government investment, bringing new jobs to the local area.

Local Growth Minister Kris Hopkins said the funding will be used for the construction of key infrastructure on the site.