Month: August 2018

In the Know – August 2018

Department for Transport pledges continued support to SMEs The Department for Transport’s (DfT) SME Action Plan, updated this month includes plans to break down barriers for smaller firms bidding for government contracts, as well as pledging one third of the Department for Transport’s procurement budget to SMEs. Details of projects that benefited from a share

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Somerset SOUP gains more sponsors and opens up ticket sales

Somerset Soup is back for a second year and now has six headline sponsors. Cosmic, Red Berry Recruitment Ltd and Watmuff & Beckett join Albert Goodman, Somerset Chamber of Commerce and TDA to support the popular SOUP event, designed to help start-up businesses. SOUP is a not-for-profit, crowd funding event that brings people together to

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South Devon Jobs Fair returns in October

South Devon employers, who are actively recruiting, will exhibit at the Torbay and South Devon Jobs Fair in Torquay on Friday 5 October. Delivered by TDA, Torbay Council and in partnership with Jobcentre Plus, the free event will take place in Torquay’s Town Hall Assembly Rooms from 9.30am to 1pm, providing anyone looking for a

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