Torbay Business and Chambers Network Survey

Torbay Business and Chambers Network Survey

The Torbay Business and Chambers Network is a new collaboration between Torbay Business Forum (TBF) and the Chambers of Commerce in Brixham, Paignton and Torquay. The four parties aim to work together more effectively to identify issues, projects and needs of mutual...
Building business resilience

Building business resilience

How many times have you heard people say ‘fail to plan, plan to fail’? On the other hand, it could be said that failing to plan means that failure then comes as a complete surprise and is not preceded by a period of severe anxiety and stress! The impact of the...
Bank of England – Monetary Policy and Financial Stability Reports

Bank of England – Monetary Policy and Financial Stability Reports

Covid-19 is reducing jobs and incomes in the UK. It has also put a big strain on UK businesses’ cash flow, and is threatening the livelihoods of many people. Our role is to ensure UK monetary and financial stability. We set monetary policy to influence spending in the...
What value do you place on connection?

What value do you place on connection?

By Steve Reynolds In this Covid-19 era where technology has influenced so much of our lives, you may well have read that headline and started thinking about bandwidth and internet connection. But pause for a second… what about human connection? Much like a...
Grants open for Torbay businesses hit by lockdown

Grants open for Torbay businesses hit by lockdown

Discretionary business grants are aimed at businesses not eligible under the Small Business Grant Fund or the Retail, Leisure and Hospitality Fund, (which both remain open for applications), who have been adversely affected by coronavirus. Discretionary grants are...