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September 15, 2017

Business-friendly award for Gosport

Gosport Borough Council has been recognised for its work to boost small businesses in the area. The council was joint winner of a Federation of Small […]
September 1, 2017

New retail park near Fort Brockhurst could bring 300 jobs to Gosport

THREE-HUNDRED jobs could be on the horizon in Gosport after a multimillion-pound shopping centre was given the green light. The borough council agreed to the proposed […]
August 30, 2017

New Town Centre anti-social behaviour powers – have your say

Gosport people and businesses are being asked for their views on new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour in the town centre. The council is proposing to […]
August 15, 2017

Arrival of HMS Queen Elizabeth – Wednesday 16th August

The Royal Navy has announced its new Queen Elizabeth Carrier will be arriving in Portsmouth Harbour for the first time at approximately 7.10am on Wednesday, 16 […]
July 11, 2017

Gosport Marina to host Volvo Ocean Race fleet

Premier Gosport Marina and its specialist boatyard Endeavour Quay have been selected to host the fleet of Volvo Ocean Race yachts, Volvo Ocean 65s in the […]
June 28, 2017

Have your say on the future of Gosport town centre and waterfront

Local residents, businesses and organisations can help shape the future of Gosport’s town centre and waterfront. They can have their say on a proposed new blueprint […]
May 24, 2017

Gosport based AC Marine & Composites featured in international sailing magazine

Having learnt his craft building everything from Imoca 60s to a wide range of America’s Cup componentry, composites artisan Alex Newton is responding to an invitation […]
May 23, 2017

Solent LEP seeking new director candidates

The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is seeking prominent business leaders to join its Board of Directors The Solent LEP board takes responsibility for shaping economic […]
May 2, 2017

Gosport based telecoms firm expands and takes on new office

TELECOMS provider Future Communications has taken a new 15-year lease on a property in Gosport as part of its expansion plans. The firm has taken a […]
May 2, 2017

Gosport based Crewsaver appointed as official safety provider to 35th America’s Cup

Crewsaver has announced today, 21st April 2017, that it has been selected to be the Official Safety Provider to the 35th America’s Cup, which will take […]
April 7, 2017

DS Medical relocates to Solent Enterprise Zone

Medical equipment firm moves into new home. A first aid and medical equipment supplier, DS Medical, will be moving to a new-build property on the Solent […]
January 17, 2017

New funding scheme launched for start-ups and SMEs

Thursday 8th December 2016 On Monday 5th December the Solent Local Enterprise Partnership launched the round 1 of their new fund – the Solent Growth Fund […]
January 17, 2017

Gosport businesses set to benefit from entrepreneurial events

Tuesday 8th November 2016 Scores of fledgling Gosport businesses are set to benefit from expert help as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week from 14-20 November. This […]
January 17, 2017

Gosport business expands into larger unit

Wednesday 2nd November 2016 BUILDERS’ merchants Alliance Remedial Supplies has seen its Gosport-based business grow rapidly, forcing it to find larger premises. The company, which offers supplies for […]
January 17, 2017

Caroline Dinenage MP to host Gosport Enterprise Fair

Friday 28th October 2016 Local MP, Caroline Dinenage is hosting a free business support exhibition and networking event in partnership with the Solent LEP and supported […]
January 17, 2017

MP to launch Inspiring Apprentices Campaign

Thursday 8th September 2016 On Monday 12 September Gosport MP Caroline Dinenage will launch an inspiring apprentices campaign, drawing attention to the immense value of apprenticeships […]
January 17, 2017

Consultation on Solent Combined Authority Launched

Friday 19th August 2016 Following approval from Portsmouth City Council, Southampton City Council and the Isle of Wight Council, a public consultation is being launched to […]
January 17, 2017

Gosport SME is a key supplier for £51m tidal energy project

Monday 15th August 2016 Gosport based A C Marine & Composites is delighted to announce that it will be supplying tidal turbine blades to Atlantis Resources. […]
January 17, 2017

The Training Academy is launched in Gosport

Wednesday 27th April 2016 Launch event of The Training Academy and thetrainingacademy.net The Training Academy was opened yesterday 25 April by Graham Jacobs of Trafalgar Property […]
January 17, 2017

Britten Norman take space at Fort Brockhurst Industrial Estate

Friday 22nd April 2016 Industrial Letting at 8 Alphage Road, Gosport Completed Acting on the instruction of a local investor, Holloway Iliffe & Mitchell have completed […]
January 17, 2017

New grant fund launched for marine sector start-ups and SMEs

Thursday 21st April 2016 Marine & Maritime SME Growth Fund £250,000 grant funding competition for small and medium sized marine and maritime businesses (SMEs) and new […]
January 17, 2017

Gosport Borough Council approves hotel expansion

Monday 18th April 2016 Premier Inn’s application to build an extra 36 bedrooms at its Gosport site has been approved by the Regulatory Board at Gosport […]
January 17, 2017

Fund to support Armed Forces communities launched

Monday 26th October 2015 The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and X-Forces have launched a new grant fund to help members of the Armed Forces community […]
January 17, 2017

Hampshire Firms set to pitch for contracts worth millions

Wednesday 14th October 2015 A business matchmaking day that last year triggered deals worth more than £6 million is returning to the Ageas Bowl under the […]
January 17, 2017

Solent Mobility wins Retailer of the Year award

Monday 28th September 2015 RETAILERS across the area have been celebrating as The News’ first Retail and Leisure awards took place. The awards were introduced to […]
January 17, 2017

Gosport acknowledged as the most “Small Business Friendly” Council

Monday 28th September 2015 Gosport Borough Council has been acknowledged as the 2015 most ‘Small Business Friendly’ Council within Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, by […]
January 17, 2017

Superfast internet connectivity grants up to £3,000 available in Gosport again

Monday 21st September 2015 Small and medium sized businesses, registered charities, social enterprises and sole traders across Hampshire, including Gosport, are eligible to apply for a […]
January 17, 2017

Solent LEP Backs Plans to Devolve Power

Monday 7th September 2015 On Friday (4th September 2015), the Solent Local Enterprise Partnership added its support to a Hampshire and Isle of Wight Devolution Prospectus […]
January 17, 2017

Further investment and new services at Endeavour Quay

Friday 21st August 2015 As part of Premier’s commitment to maintaining its £250,000 programme of investment at Endeavour Quay this year, two onsite commercial units have […]
January 17, 2017

Stubbington Bypass and Newgate Lane South planning applications submitted

Thursday 13th August 2015 Stubbington Bypass The planning application for the £30 million Stubbington bypass has been submitted to Hampshire County Council.  It involves: the construction of […]
January 17, 2017

Daedalus Park planning application approved

Tuesday 28th July 2015 DEVELOPMENT plans for a section of Daedalus have been given the go-ahead. A planning application for seven two-storey buildings has been approved […]
January 17, 2017

Free training for Gosport SMEs

Friday 10th July 2015 Groundwork Solent are offering two free training courses for Gosport SMEs that can help them deliver activities related to their corporate social […]
January 17, 2017

New HQ in Gosport for North Sails

Wednesday 8th July 2015 Oceanic Estates has leased two warehouses totalling 55,995 sq ft at Fareham Business Park in Gosport in the Solent corridor. North Sails, […]
January 17, 2017

Aldi 100 not out in Gosport

Thursday 25th June 2015 Aldi’s 100th store in its south west region is located in Mumby Road and was officially opened on 25th June by the […]
January 17, 2017

Schools take on QinetiQ’s Powerboat Challenge 2015 at Haslar

Wednesday 24th June 2015 22 June 2015 – Thirteen schools from across Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight competed against each other in the QinetiQ […]
January 17, 2017

Daedalus Park planning application submitted

Friday 29th May 2015 South coast commercial property developer Tidebank has submitted a full planning application to Gosport Borough Council for its proposed Daedalus Park development on the […]
January 17, 2017

Celebrate Gosport 2015

Tuesday 19th May 2015 Summer events programme from May to October 2015 Gosport’s employees and residents, plus their families, as well as visitors, can take advantage of the […]
January 17, 2017

UKTI Export Week 19-22 May

UK Trade & Investment will be holding its 6th Export Week during the week of 18 – 22 May. Across the week there will be a […]
January 17, 2017

The Gosport Ferry has a new Spirit!

Thursday 14th May 2015 The newest ferry on Portsmouth Harbour, Harbour Spirit, will be open for public viewing on Thursday 14 May before she goes into […]
January 17, 2017

Economic growth boosts Gosport business

Berry Recruitment has seen its sales treble and is expecting business to increase further, so much so they have relocated to larger offices on Quay West Industrial […]
January 17, 2017

Fair-minded? Willing to help?

INDEPENDENT REMUNERATION PANEL The Panel will consist of five members, one from the Education Sector, one from the Voluntary/Community Sector, two from the Business Community and […]