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  • 5th June 2018

    All about Innovation: Venturefest returns

    North West’s biggest annual innovation event returns to Manchester on Thursday 13 September. Businesses are urged to enter the Innovation Showcase Competition, following £4million worth of funding offers for 2017 entrants.
  • 5th June 2018

    Forget about the weather, what’s the power forecast?

    National Grid has launched a new online tool which provides a 48 hour regional forecast of power production so users can plan to their energy use for when the grid is at its greenest.
  • 4th June 2018

    Greater Manchester businesses urged to unleash their innovation by partnering with universities

    Established small and medium-sized businesses in Greater Manchester have the chance to work with local universities and leading regional research establishments thanks to GC Business Growth Hub’s Innovation Voucher scheme.
  • 25th May 2018

    Small Business Minister chooses Greater Manchester for first visit to a growth hub

    GC Business Growth Hub showcases Greater Manchester’s top SMEs at roundtable of local business leaders.
  • 9th May 2018

    Greater Manchester businesses invited to accelerate innovation and growth

    Small and medium-sized businesses across Greater Manchester are being invited to sign up to a new programme led by industry specialists to accelerate their innovation and growth.
  • 4th May 2018

    GC Business Growth Hub's Richard Jeffery named Public and Third Sector Director of the Year

    GC Business Growth Hub's Richard Jeffery was named Public and Third Sector Director of the Year at IoD's North West Awards.
  • 26th April 2018

    £20m innovation fund available to support new product development

    Innovate UK has up to £20 million to invest in cutting-edge ideas that could have an economic impact.
  • 25th April 2018

    UKBAA launch new Manchester investment hub with GC Angels

    GC Angels, the angel investment arm of the Growth Company, is joining forces with the UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA) to launch a new UKBAA Angel Hub for Greater Manchester, creating a focal point to build and connect angel investing across the region.
  • 24th April 2018

    50-50 Energy Efficiency Grant: go green and you could cut your bills by half

    Get the funding you need to upgrade your lighting or equipment, slash your energy bills and reduce your environmental impact.
  • 18th April 2018

    Low carbon transport ‘vital’ for region's green ambitions

    Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham highlighted the city region’s ‘bold ambitions’ for greener travel at a conference to discuss the future of transport in the North.

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