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Signable sponsors Bristol football team “The Misfits”

Bristol software firm Signable has formed a partnership with local football team "The Misfits", to support women in sports and the local community and underscore its commitment to inclusivity and diversity.

“The Misfits” represent a vibrant and diverse group of women, minority gendered, and non-binary athletes who have been making significant strides in the local football scene....

Claire Ladkin

All About The Cooks founder, Claire Ladkin, announced as BBC Food & Farming Award finalist

Claire Ladkin, founder of All About The Cooks - a Bristol-born online marketplace for home-cooks to sell their food - has been nominated as a “Community Food Champion” finalist at the BBC Food & Farming Awards. The category, sponsored by BBC Morning Live, celebrates those working in food who are making a difference to their community.

Driven by the belief that food acts as a...


TechBlast reveals Bristol Startups 2.0

Bristol’s most promising early-stage technology startups have been celebrated in the first Bristol Startups 2.0 list.

The list , which recognises 18 of Bristol’s under-the-radar early-stage startups, has been published by nationwide startup community publication .

These founder-led startups are all bootstrapped, grant-funded, pre-seed or angel-backed and...

Luke and Jess

Yopa and Propflo join forces to launch sustainability tool for homeowners

Award-winning national estate agency Yopa has announced a strategic collaboration with Propflo, an award-winning AI-driven proptech startup based in Bristol.

This partnership aims to provide a one-stop-shop tool – GreenVal – for homeowners seeking to undertake energy efficient upgrades to their home.

The tool will be offered directly to existing customers and includes:...

Tom El-Shawk, Future Space Centre Manager

Future Space expansion: fuelling innovation in Bristol

Guest blog by Tom El-Shawk, Future Space Centre Manager

Nestled in the heart of the University Enterprise Zone at UWE Bristol, Future Space has been the birthplace of countless creative ideas turned into thriving innovative businesses in science, technology, health, robotics, and AI to name a few.

Located alongside the Launch Space Incubator, Health Tech Hub, Centre For...

Amdaris office

Bristol-based software firm acquired by Fortune 500 Solutions Integrator

South West-based software development and digital services specialist Amdaris has been acquired by Fortune 500 Solutions Integrator Insight Enterprises .

Headquartered in Bristol with service delivery centres located in several eastern European countries, Amdaris provides software development, application support, managed services and consultancy services. These will add to Insight's...

Kelpi's Chief Scientific Officer Dr Stefanie Federle

Kelpi wins prestigious Falling Walls Science Start-up award

Bristol-based greentech firm Kelpi has been named a winner in the Science Start-ups category of the Falling Walls global science summit 2023.

Kelpi, named a Tech South West One to Watch in 2023, is a material innovation company working to replace single-use plastics with premium performance bioplastics that harness the novel properties and environmental benefits of seaweed.



New Bristol Angel Group Launched

Angel Investors Bristol (AIB) has announced the launch of its newly created investment group. From Tuesday 20th June, AIB will create a new home for Angel Investors with a desire to support and invest in local growth businesses.

Founding members, Peter Lockett, Ben Cooper, Jon Bonnick and Sam Simpson have been active investors via BPEC and other Angel groups in recent years and have...

Autonomous bus launch

Bristol team behind the UK’s first full-fleet of autonomous buses

A UK first is being developed by a team of engineers based at Future Space in Bristol.

Fusion Processing - who are based at Future Space - are behind the ground-breaking technology that will see the world’s first fleet of autonomous buses take to the roads this month.

Known as CAVForth, the project has been made a success through support from Innovate UK, privately funded...

BaseKit CEO Simon Best

BaseKit certifies as a B Corporation

Global small business software development company BaseKit has announced its certification as a B Corporation (or B Corp), joining thousands of companies reinventing business by pursuing purpose as well as profit.

BaseKit has been certified by B Lab, the not-for-profit behind the B Corp movement, as having met rigorous social and environmental standards which represent its commitment...