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South Somerset District Council is hosting a FREE social media workshop tonight!

Wed 24 Oct '18, 15:34
By John Smith
South Somerset District Council is hosting a FREE social media workshop tonight!

South Somerset District Council is hosting a FREE digital marketing workshop this evening, starting at 6:30pm, focusing on how to use Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to promote your business. Apologies for the late notice.

Wincanton Chamber will discuss digital development grants on Wednesday 27th UPDATED

Mon 25 Jun '18, 21:16
By John Smith
Wincanton Chamber will discuss digital development grants on Wednesday 27<sup>th</sup> <small style='color: blue;'>UPDATED</small>

Wincanton Chamber invites you to an informal evening of networking. The hot topic of discussion will be grant funding from SSDC for development of digital products and infrastructure for your business. You could claim £500!

East Somerset in Business event at Haynes Motor Museum next Thursday

Wed 25 Oct '17, 22:08
By Pam Williams
East Somerset in Business event at Haynes Motor Museum next Thursday

South Somerset District Council is working with Blackmore Vale Business Breakfast, Bruton and Wincanton Chambers of Commerce to hold a business event at Haynes Motor Museum next Thursday.

FREE digital marketing workshop at Redfearns tomorrow UPDATED

Tue 5 Sep '17, 11:53
By John Smith
FREE digital marketing workshop at Redfearns tomorrow <small style='color: blue;'>UPDATED</small>

The Wincanton Chamber of Commerce is running a FREE digital marketing workshop tomorrow at Redfearns restaurant. You don't have to be a member, so come along and learn how to promote your business online.

New team takes the helm of Wincanton Chamber of Commerce

Mon 14 Aug '17, 22:23
By Penny Ashton
New team takes the helm of Wincanton Chamber of Commerce

New officers were elected, and a new leadership team formed at the AGM of Wincanton’s Chamber of Commerce, held at Churchfields on 28th June 2017.

Hopkins Concrete invests in the future of local young people

Tue 20 Dec '16, 16:30
By Attention Media
Hopkins Concrete invests in the future of local young people

Hopkins Concrete has joined forces with LGS Training and Key4Life to appoint two new team members, investing in the future of both local young people and its own workforce. The company is keen to recruit young people from the local communities.

Local Businesses Support Cale Park Play Area

Thu 28 Jul '16, 12:18
By Louise Treacher
Local Businesses Support Cale Park Play Area

The Friends of Cale Park are delighted to have received two donations from local businesses to help towards the final costs for the Play Area project at Cale Park.

Myakka is on a Mission to Help the Local Community

Sat 16 Jul '16, 07:43
By Andrea Cowan
Myakka is on a Mission to Help the Local Community

The Myakka Grass Root Fund has been set up to help the Somerset Community Foundation promote and support vibrant, inclusive communities within South Somerset. Bayford Chapel is the most recent project to benefit.

Business Hub: Hot Desking at Churchfields

Wed 22 Jun '16, 20:01
By SSDC
Business Hub: Hot Desking at Churchfields

A “hot desk” in the Lime Room at the council’s Churchfield offices, off Church Street, could be the answer for anyone with a small home-based business or those who have the occasional need for an office but don’t want to be tied by a lease.

Concrete Company Urges Industry to Attract More Female Drivers

Mon 14 Mar '16, 16:19
By Natalie Vizard
Concrete Company Urges Industry to Attract More Female Drivers

Hopkins Concrete, which has sites in Wincanton and Bridgwater, is urging the haulage industry to find ways of encouraging more female drivers to help solve the severe driver shortage.

Interested in Training Up or Becoming an Apprentice?

Thu 10 Mar '16, 08:54
By Rebecca Long
Interested in Training Up or Becoming an Apprentice?

Events about work experience, apprenticeships and traineeships will be taking part across the country from the 14th – 18th March, and in Wincanton it’s no exception. On 14th March Yeovil College will be hosting a series of events across the town.

Bereft Bennetts Field Businesses Battle Broadband Bosses

Wed 26 Aug '15, 15:14
By John Smith
Bereft Bennetts Field Businesses Battle Broadband Bosses

With frustration growing over the lack of adequate broadband on Bennetts Field Trading Estate, Wincanton Chamber brokered a meeting between representatives of affected businesses and those of the ongoing fibre rollout administration.

Multi-Million Pound Boost for Local Economy

Fri 7 Aug '15, 19:53
By James Tourgout
Multi-Million Pound Boost for Local Economy

An international food producer is set to boost the local economy after buying a £3.7m site at Wincanton Business Park, adding significant numbers of jobs and opportunities to the local supply chain.

Business Grant Made Available in Wincanton, Castle Cary & Bruton Areas

Fri 24 Jul '15, 06:36
By Martin Hacker
Business Grant Made Available in Wincanton, Castle Cary & Bruton Areas

A business grant is being made available by South Somerset District Council to help businesses in the Wincanton, Castle Cary and Bruton areas of South Somerset.

Free Business Start-Up Awareness Session Coming to Wincanton

Tue 21 Jul '15, 13:52
By South Somerset District Council
Free Business Start-Up Awareness Session Coming to Wincanton

In conjunction with Somerset Business Agency, South Somerset District Council is hosting a free business start-up awareness session in Wincanton on Wednesday 22nd July.

Wincanton Chamber AGM 2015

Tue 7 Jul '15, 23:04
By John Smith
Wincanton Chamber AGM 2015

Wincanton Chamber will be holding its AGM on Wednesday 15th July at The Bear Inn (Sweetman Hall) starting at 7:30pm. The agenda will include the election of a new committee and officers to represent the community over the next year. An opportunity for a clean slate and a new direction.

Next Wincanton Chamber Meeting – Friday 19th June

Thu 18 Jun '15, 10:27
By John Smith
Next Wincanton Chamber Meeting – Friday 19th June

Having re-branded from Wincanton Businesses Together to “Wincanton Chamber”, the group is holding its first meeting under their new banner on Friday 19th at The Bear Inn, Wincanton. The meeting will start at 6.30pm and all business representatives are welcome.

Wincanton Businesses Together is Re-Branding

Wed 27 May '15, 22:26
By John Smith
Wincanton Businesses Together is Re-Branding

Wincanton Businesses Together (the Chamber of Trade and Commerce for Wincanton & District) is re-branding to “Wincanton Chamber”. Join the launch event at The Bear on Friday 29th May.

Business Views Sought for Neighbourhood Plan

Wed 18 Mar '15, 14:06
By Matt Day
Business Views Sought for Neighbourhood Plan

The Wincanton Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group is appealing to the local business community for help to ensure that their aspirations for growth, and future requirement for premises, are taken into account when the plan is drafted.

Heart of Wessex Funding Advice Workshop

Mon 10 Nov '14, 19:45
By Sarah Dyke-Bracher
Heart of Wessex Funding Advice Workshop

If you’re thinking of starting a new business and need financial assistance to get your project off to a flying start, a Heart of Wessex Funding Advice Workshop will take place in the Balsam Centre, Wincanton on Thursday 27th November.

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