Our new, one stop shop service to support high growth businesses in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is already ahead of schedule in key areas in its first 100 days of operation. Growth Works aims to create at least 5,200 jobs, an extra 1,400 new apprenticeships, 1,700 learning opportunities for people, and generate significant inward investment in…

Meadow Brown Restaurants is a family business, which has been running for 8 years. They started out in Peterborough with Ferry Meadows café, and now they have 5 establishments in total, including the Woodland Manor Hotel in Bedford. The business has now grown to over 100 staff, and they are just about to open a…

Having identified a niche in the market, Tim Davies and co-founder Oli Corder, launched Projekt Rising in March 2017. The business aims to deliver projects for their customers using teams of freelancers and machine cloud intelligence.  Freelancers use their online project delivery platform, enabling them to deliver to their clients with minimal project management overhead. …

From next week, two brand new start-up programmes are launching to provide dedicated and responsive support to aspiring women entrepreneurs – helping them turn their ideas into successful and resilient enterprises in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. Delivered by award-winning business start-up experts, the Business Startup programme (starts Tuesday 29 June) and Marketing Bootcamp (starts Monday 5…

Metalcraft started in the High Street in Chatteris in 1864.  Today Metalcraft employs 120 people, of which almost 20% are apprentices, currently starting there training in the Fenland Engineering Skills Centre (FESC) located on their site. In the late 1970’s Metalcraft had become involved in a new technology for healthcare known as Magnetic Resonance Imaging…