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Bristol innovators pioneer photonics microchip technology to inspire new generation of engineers

Bristol startup Light Trace Photonics is developing photonic microchip technology to help UK companies develop and deliver microchip-enabled innovations.

Photonic technologies generate, detect and manipulate light to power systems such as fibre optic broadband, medical imaging devices and quantum technologies.

The company’s first product is a revolutionary education tool...

Signable CEO, Olly Culverhouse at SaaStock Bristol - April 2024

Signable announces sponsorship of SaaStock Bristol 2024

Signable , a leading provider of electronic signature solutions based in Bristol, has announced its sponsorship of the SaaStock Bristol 2024 event series.

The collaboration commenced with the debut event held on Wednesday 24th April, at Runway East in Bristol, where Signable CEO Olly Culverhouse delivered a presentation.

With a portfolio of events spanning the globe,...

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Bristol firm named Stripe Partner of the Year

Bristol-based Amdaris , an Insight company, has today been awarded 2023 Stripe Partner of the Year — UK and Ireland.

Amdaris pioneers the building, maintaining and improving of software applications through their unique near-shore outsourcing model, delivered by a range of Eastern European delivery centres. With teams of exceptional people, Amdaris offers a range of innovative...


Innovative start-ups receive windfall in boost to Bristol’s creative technology centre

Creating dialogue for every possible outcome in video games, moving musical experiences from stereo to immersive and holding ticketed events in virtual spaces are among seven pioneering projects which have been granted a share of £1.2 million. The cutting-edge companies have been welcomed onto the MyWorld programme , led by the University of Bristol , and selected by Digital Catapult , the UK...

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Eagle Labs opens at Bristol’s Engine Shed

Barclays’ Eagle Labs has officially opened at Engine Shed in Bristol, marking its 37th location in the UK.

Engine Shed is the University of Bristol’s innovation hub next to Temple Meads station, providing space, membership, training and events that fuel a thriving innovation ecosystem in the West of England.

Bristol Eagle Labs will provide startups and entrepreneurs with...


Bristol software firm raises £4 million

South West-based software firm Clue Software has raised £4m in a funding round led by Frog Capital , with £1m from angel investors and employees, supported by investment advisor ScaleUp Group .

Founded by Clare Elford (CEO), and Thomas Drohan (CCO), the company provides software for investigations and intelligence management, and has grown exponentially despite challenging UK market...

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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:...