UCB’s first hospitality students tuck into feast of memories to kick-start golden anniversary
By: MIB - 18 February 2018 - Comments Off on UCB’s first hospitality students tuck into feast of memories to kick-start golden anniversary

A group of University College Birmingham’s very first hospitality students were invited back for a feast of memories to kick-start celebrations for its golden anniversary year. The alumni, who were just 16 when they [...]

Staffordshire brewery ups production with £10k small business grant
By: MIB - 17 February 2018 - Comments Off on Staffordshire brewery ups production with £10k small business grant

A Staffordshire brewery has upped its contract bottling production by 25 per cent – thanks to a £10k business grant. Staffordshire Brewery Limited, based in Cheddleton, applied to the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Growth Hub’s [...]

New Directors Join Wastecycle
By: MIB - 16 February 2018 - Comments Off on New Directors Join Wastecycle

The investment in a Nottingham waste management and recycling company continues following its acquisition by private equity firm Exponent last year, with the appointment of two new directors. Paul Walker (42) and Wayne Cornell [...]

New cybersecurity degree to fill Midlands skills gap
By: MIB - 15 February 2018 - Comments Off on New cybersecurity degree to fill Midlands skills gap

Aston University receives £195k from HEFCE to develop Birmingham’s first undergraduate degree solely dedicated to cybersecurity Government identifies national shortage of cybersecurity experts West Midlands Combined Authority forecasts the highest level of growth for [...]

Join us at our Apprenticeships Launch event on the Harper Adams University campus!
By: MIB - 15 February 2018 - Comments Off on Join us at our Apprenticeships Launch event on the Harper Adams University campus!

Are you a Levy Paying Employer? Let us help you develop your talent. Join us at our Apprenticeships Launch event on 23rd March 2018 to be held at the new Agri-Epi Centre on the Harper [...]

TSB AND PARENT SABADELL ANNOUNCE UP TO £100 MILLION TO BE INVESTED IN SMALL BUSINESSES ACROSS BRITAIN
By: MIB - 14 February 2018 - Comments Off on TSB AND PARENT SABADELL ANNOUNCE UP TO £100 MILLION TO BE INVESTED IN SMALL BUSINESSES ACROSS BRITAIN

Britain’s challenger bank, TSB, announces that its parent, Sabadell, has agreed to provide up to £100 million of funding to invest in Britain’s small businesses, with an initial tranche of investment set at £30 [...]