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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, 13:18
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, 08:43
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, 21:01
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, 16:14
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, 20:53
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, 07:36
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, 14:52
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

Wed 8 Jul '15, 00:04
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, 11:27
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.

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