We’re on the brink of something special in the SEMLEP region say the organisers of the Bright Sparc Awards

The UK is “on the brink of something special” say the organisers of the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards. Prime Minister David Cameron told reporters on the steps of number 10 Downing Street of his faith in the country’s future following the Conservatives’ shock victory in the general election. Fredi Nonyelu, chairman of Biztech business and…

Go!Houghton

An extraordinary new Houghton Regis bar-restaurant will be opening on Monday, May 18 with a brand new name and ethos following a significant investment. The site of the former Dog & Duck, in Parkside Drive, has been refurbished and completely redeveloped by local entrepreneur Kishor Patel. “The new bar-restaurant is called GO!Houghton,” said Kishor, revealing…

Searching for the next big idea from the region’s innovative students and academics

Top student and academic innovators from across the SEMLEP region have been invited to enter the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards. The awards recognise and reward creativity, innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit in the development of technological solutions for products and/or services in the Milton Keynes and SEMLEP region. Paul Sant, Associate Dean of UCMK, said:…

Supporting local businesses in “Clicks & Mortar” for the FSB Hertfordshire Business Awards‏

Research by the headline sponsor of the FSB Hertfordshire Business Awards shows local people are fiercely loyal when it comes to supporting home-grown companies… even when they are online. According to the Pitney Bowes’  Global Online Shopping Study which takes a close look at the buying habits of 12,000 consumers across 12 countries, the UK…