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Energy Efficiency Grant for Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise Organisations

January 17, 2024

The VCSE Energy Efficiency Scheme will help eligible organisations…

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Webinar - Power-Up in 2024: Productivity Hacks To Prevent Burnout

January 10, 2024

Get ready to supercharge your small business in 2024! Join…

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Webinar - Use AI To Make Cash For Your Small Business

January 5, 2024

Join Small Business Britain, BT Skills for Tomorrow and tech…

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It’s Huffed And It’s Puffed And It’s Blown Some Trees Down

January 4, 2024

With storms becoming the norm recently, Braintree District…

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Flood Awareness and Preparation

January 4, 2024

This week has seen a number of flood alerts and flood warnings…

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A Happy New Year To Everyone Involved with Witham’s Industrial Estates!

January 1, 2024

Offering our best wishes to all the businesses and customers,…

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Tiptree Patisserie Shines At The Great British Food Awards

November 10, 2023

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Masterframe And Their Window Of Remembrance

November 10, 2023

We were touched to learn about this heart-warming display…

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Witham’s Remembrance Service - 12th November 2023

November 10, 2023

A message from Witham Town Council:  This year's…

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Employee Health & Wellbeing - Programme Info Webinar

November 10, 2023

If you have ever considered a workplace health and wellbeing…

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Preparing for Growth During a Recession - Webinar

November 3, 2023

Thanks to Essex Backing Business, there's a free 2-hour…

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The Small Business & Cost-Of-Living Crisis Report Available For Download

October 20, 2023

Small Business Britain and Amazon Small Business Accelerator…

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Industrial Unit Front Improvement Scheme - Open For Applications

October 20, 2023

Businesses and owners of industrial units can apply for a…

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Essex Police Business Crime Team Visit Our Estates

October 20, 2023

It was great to welcome the Essex Police Business Crime Team…

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25 Ways To Support Small Businesses

September 29, 2023

There are so many simple ways you can make a difference to…

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The South Essex Business Expo Is Back!

September 29, 2023

South Essex’s largest business expo will launch on Tuesday…

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ZC3 - Zero Carbon Commuting Conference - Online | 12/10/23

September 29, 2023

A fascinating looking online conference with an ambitious…

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Innovation & Investment Readiness Accelerator Programme

September 27, 2023

Think innovation is just for tech businesses? Think again! …

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Bitesize ‘How To ...’ Guides From Small Business Britain

September 27, 2023

We were delighted to discover a series of videos, providing…

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Pregnancy & Parenting At Work - Training and Information Platform

September 27, 2023

Award-winning Pregnancy and Parenting at Work

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Understanding Neurodiversity In Business - Webinar | 04/10/23 | 10am

September 27, 2023

This free webinar looks like it could be a really interesting…

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ICEX Accepted As A Member Of The UN Global Compact Group

September 1, 2023

We were so delighted to learn this impressive news from one…

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Advanced Rework Technology - Finalists At Prestigious Awards

September 1, 2023

There's good news pouring out from every corner of Witham's…

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What Will You Do For National Fitness Day?

September 1, 2023

Wednesday, 20th September is National Fitness Day! …

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Witham Town Blues U10’s Football Team Seek New Shirt Sponsor

August 25, 2023

In support of our local community, we wanted to share this…

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PFE Express Ltd Share Their Appreciation

August 23, 2023

We love it when our member businesses share insights to what…

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Group2Grow - The Essex Peer Networking Programme Now Open

August 23, 2023

Offering a valuable chance to connect with other business…

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Get Innovation and Investment Ready

August 23, 2023

Essex County Council has teamed up with PA Consulting to…

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When Is The Right Time To Take On An Apprentice?

August 23, 2023

ACL Essex (the largest provider of adult education in the…

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Air Options Go Green From The Roof Down!

August 23, 2023

Fantastic to see Air Options Ltd - one of our member…

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Bairds Malt - Did You Realise ...

August 23, 2023

We were intrigued to watch a video from Bairds Malt which…

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TE Connectivity - Every Connection Counts

August 23, 2023

Member business - TE Connectivity - is part of a global organisation. …

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Personal Safety Alert - #StaySmartStaySafe

August 16, 2023

DON'T BE SCAMMED! Two men, impersonating police officers,…

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Holiday Hustle: Grow Your Sales This Christmas [Webinar]

August 11, 2023

This free webinar takes place on 27th September at 10am,…

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Small Business. Big Skills - Help From The FSB Hub

August 10, 2023

Businesses all around the UK have been facing challenges in…

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The BT Sustainability Festival 2023

August 10, 2023

We all know how vital it is to engage with the broad topic…

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TravelEssex - The All-In-One Travel App For Essex

July 14, 2023

We spotted a really helpful mobile device app from Essex County…

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The Small & Mighty Enterprise Programme Returns!

July 14, 2023

If you're a small business, micro business or even a sole…

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Essex Green Skills Pledge - Commit Today

July 14, 2023

Essex Opportunities have introduced the Essex Green Skills…

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How Are You Joining In With Plastic Free July?

July 3, 2023

This July, Braintree District Council are sharing the Plastic…

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We’ve Moved Offices!

July 3, 2023

[video to view] Our big office move took place on…

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Inventory Sourcing - A One Hour Webinar

June 14, 2023

Knowing how to effectively source products can be a minefield…

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Team Kinetix And The Sport & Youth Crime Prevention Project

June 14, 2023

Last month the sport and youth crime prevention project, that…

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Red Recruit’s Sound Advice: How to Create a Structured Interview Process for Consistent Results

June 2, 2023

Proud to see one of our member businesses sharing its experience…

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Carbon Cutting Essex - A New App To Help You Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

May 31, 2023

Updated: Essex saw the launch of a pioneering app to help…

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Get Exposure For Your Business - SmallBiz100 Is Back!

May 31, 2023

Small Business Saturday will again proudly showcase…

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Do You Sell Outside The UK?  Get Training On Export Control Compliance

May 31, 2023

A new schedule for June has been released by the Export Control…

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Get Safe Online - Understand Your Digital Footprint

May 19, 2023

Wise words of warning from Essex Trading Standards have been…

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Mental Health Awareness Week - 2023 Theme: Anxiety

May 11, 2023

Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 15-21 May and…

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Business Accelerator Online Course To Help You Bridge The Gap

May 10, 2023

COLBEA is running a series of eight online sessions that supports…

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The Prime Minister’s Plans To Tackle Fraud

May 10, 2023

The Government launched its new Fraud Strategy on 3 May 2023,…

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Mental Health Awareness Week - Wear It Green Day

May 5, 2023

Mental Health Awareness Week 2023 takes place from 15th-21st…

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Our Best Wishes For This Extra Long Weekend!

May 4, 2023

Whether you're spending this coming weekend celebrating…

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Litter Heroes Hit The Headlines

April 26, 2023

The immense efforts of a couple of our member businesses has…

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RideLondon-Essex 2023 - Plan Ahead for 28th May

April 21, 2023

Plan ahead and find out the latest on the RideLondonEssex…

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April Is Stress Awareness Month - Access To Support Resources

April 19, 2023

An important reminder to reach out and have conversations…

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Moving Forward 2023 - What Are The Keys To Success?

April 18, 2023

[Video Included]  Here's a fascinating dive into…

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The Big Help Out - How Can You Make A Difference?

April 18, 2023

Can you lend a hand?  To mark His Majesty The King’s…

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Don’t Forget - Photo ID Needed For Voting At Local Elections

April 18, 2023

Reminder!  Photo ID is now required to vote at a polling…

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Emergency Alert System UPDATE - Testing On Sunday 23 April 2023

April 18, 2023

[Video included] The Cabinet Office have launched a new system…

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The Great British Spring Clean - Witham BID Style!

April 14, 2023

[Video To View] Members of Witham Industrial Watch,…

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To Protect It - Register It With Immobilise

April 13, 2023

A theft is bad enough, but not being able to reunite you with…

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Remote And Remarkable - Managing A Remote Worksforce

April 13, 2023

We've spotted some great strategies on managing a remote…

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Sort Your Settings - #StaySafeStaySecure

April 6, 2023

With school holidays now in full swing, your children could…

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Lifesaver Film - New Initiative For Life Saving Skills Training

April 6, 2023

Here's a valuable and vital opportunity to learn or refresh…

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Witham’s Coronation Concerts - 6th May 2023

March 27, 2023

Witham Town Council are organising a Coronation Music Festival,…

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Small & Mighty Enterprise Progamme - Register Today!

March 27, 2023

Calling all sole traders and micro-businesses, Small Business…

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Moving Forward In March - Clocks Change This Sunday

March 24, 2023

In case you needed reminding, at 1.00am on Sunday 26 March,…

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Great British Spring Clean 2023 - 17/03/23 - 02/04/23

March 23, 2023

[Video included] Back for its eighth year, the Great British…

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Gold and Silver In Sustainability for Trilux

March 23, 2023

We were so delighted to see the success of one of our…

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Business Or Individual - Check Your Online Vulnerability And Take Action!

March 23, 2023

Here's a must-have opportunity for all businesses from…

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The Witham Hub - Meeting Rooms For Hire

March 17, 2023

For those businesses needing to have a meeting but lacking…

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Plan Your Journey - Road Closures In Witham

March 17, 2023

Please take note of some road closures which could affect…

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Retrocorn Raises Concerns On Business Rates

March 10, 2023

One of our member businesses took pro-active steps to…

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Delivering Net Zero - Housing Industry Event

March 10, 2023

This in-person event should be of particular interest to businesses…

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WANZL At EuroShop - Take A Virtual Tour

March 10, 2023

It was great to learn that another of our member businesses…

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Google Small Business - Profile Marketing Resources Kit

March 10, 2023

Google Small Business is offering some great help for small…

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The Mayor’s Civic Awards - Our Congratulations

March 10, 2023

It's so important to offer gratitude for those who have…

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Witham Annual Town Meeting - See You There?

March 10, 2023

Witham Industrial Watch is delighted to have been invited…

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Funding Secured To Help Keep Witham’s Streets Safe

March 7, 2023

Braintree District Council, in partnership with the Police,…

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How Should Small Businesses Approach Sales In The Current Climate?

March 2, 2023

Small Business Britain & Amazon Small Business Accelerator…

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Protecting Our Member Businesses With Fire Marshal Training

March 1, 2023

We were delighted to offer Fire Marshal training for member…

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Ambitious Essex Supply Chain Campaign

February 24, 2023

We have received information that Essex County Council is…

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How To Protect Your Customers’ Data - Webinar

February 23, 2023

Data protection and cybsersecurity should always be a…

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Acts Of Extraodinary Kindness - Essex Fire Fighters Return from Turkey Deployment

February 23, 2023

Three fire officers from Essex County Fire and Rescue Service…

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The Neighbourhood Plan - Influence The Future Of Witham

February 16, 2023

Here's a chance to have your say in the future of Witham…

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Connecting Our Members With Sustainability Initiatives

February 9, 2023

We were delighted to facilitate a free webinar to all our…

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Build A Thriving Network on LinkedIn in 2023 - Webinar

February 9, 2023

A free webinar is available to attend to help you hone your…

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Net Zero - The Economic Opportunity Of The 21st Century?

February 9, 2023

Essex County Council shared news with us about a new Government…

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Changes To Recycling Centres From 13 March 2023

February 3, 2023

In case you hadn't heard, 13 March 2023 brings some important…

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Travelling The Road Towards Net Zero With WES

February 3, 2023

We really do have an amazing community of member businesses…

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Help With Alternative Heating Options

February 3, 2023

We picked up on a promo post from Department for Business,…

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Priti Patel MP Visits The Estates

February 1, 2023

On Friday 27th January, the team at Witham Industrial…

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Free Online Business Resources From Google

January 27, 2023

If your business is needing a nudge in the right direction…

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Online Fire Safety Check - 15 Minutes And Free

January 27, 2023

Here's a free, quick and simple way to check whether your…

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MGJ Engineering - Go Greased Lightning!

January 27, 2023

How brilliant to see one of our member businesses pushing…

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A Series Of In-Person Business Workshops

January 6, 2023

Braintree District Council are running a series of free, in-person…

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Happy New Year! A Warm Welcome To 2023

January 6, 2023

Wishing all our businesses, service providers, stake-holders,…

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Sustainability In Our Sights At Members’ Meeting

December 7, 2022

Sustainability was a key theme of the Witham Industrial Watch…

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Celebrating 10 Years With Stag Studios

December 5, 2022

Our congratulations to one of our member businesses who last…

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