October 2014

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Skills Junction

The West of England LEP has recently launched an important new initiative called Skills Junction. It’s a dedicated search engine, which aggregates courses, training opportunities and apprenticeships at HE and FE establishments in the West of England. It’s great for employers who are looking to recruit staff from educational institutes or who want to train …
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B&NES Council’s Budget Fair meetings – sign up to attend one

The purpose of this event is to brief and consult with a range of interested parties and organisations representing the Bath & North East Somerset community on the Council’s budget and priorities. Recognising the significant financial challenge facing the public sector, this event will also explain the implications of this for the Council and provide …
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Sustainable Event Workshops in Bristol – 25 November 2014

Climate change and sustainability are hot topics around the globe and Bristol, as European Green Capital, has a unique opportunity in 2015 to position itself as the ‘sustainable event destination’ in the UK. To assist the Bristol Event Industry to develop it’s sustainable event credentials, Positive Impact Events will be hosting sustainable event workshops throughout …
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Another Bristol Restaurant – & Glos M5 Services – win best foodie awards!

Bristol based fresh fast food chain Friska has been named Best Ethical Restaurant in this year’s Observer Food Monthly Awards. The awards which were held at London’s Freemasons Hall in Covent Garden and hosted by Sue Perkins and Jay Rayner also saw The Ledbury named Best restaurant, The Gloucester M5 Northbound Services pick up Best …
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ACE announces museum development allocations

  Amounts subject to confirmation in February Arts Council England (ACE) has announced the allocations of its £3m-a-year funding pot for museum development across the nine regions of England for 2015-18. The allocations have been distributed in line with the 2012-15 funding round, with an increase roughly in line with inflation. This means the north-east, …
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New Exhibitions at the RUH this Autumn

The Visual Art Group of the Royal Photographic Society showcases their Members’ Exhibition 2014 at the Royal United Hospital Bath. The annual exhibition illustrates the diversity and quality of photographic interests within the Visual Art Group. Also on display will be ‘Simple Beauty’: The William Scott Project, an exhibition by Action on Hearing Loss artists, …
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The Radcliffe Trust – Music Grants (UK)

The Radcliffe Trust has announced that the next deadline for applications to its Music masking grants programme is the 31st January 2015. Through its grant making programme, the Radcliffe Trust supports classical music performance and training especially chamber music, composition and music education. Particular interests within music education are music for children and adults with …
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