22nd October 2015 YOUNGSTERS from all across Wiltshire were able to show off their entrepreneurial spirit on Saturday as they took to the streets of Trowbridge as part of the Arts Festival. Young people, aged between 13-30, were encouraged to get involved in the Teenage Market by holding a stall or putting on a performance … Continue reading Trowbridge teenagers show their business spirit as part of Arts Festival
The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire 3rd February 2016 Following a successful bid to Wiltshire Council via the Local Youth Networking Group, The Trowbridge Chamber of Commerce, in association with the Trowbridge Town Team are ready to launch a new programme aimed at the town’s young people to prepare them for the world of work, … Continue reading Trowbridge launches new programme to prepare teens for World of Work
Wiltshire Times 31st January 2014 Businesses wanting to use social media for a boost are invited to a free workshop at Trowbridge Town Hall on Wednesday, February 19. The event organised by Trowbridge Town Team, running from 6-6.40pm, will cover use of Google+. Those attending are asked to bring two images which represent their business … Continue reading Trowbridge stages free workshop on using web
Written by: Craig Jones of The Wiltshire Times Civic leaders hope a new weekly market will bring retail back to the fore in Trowbridge when it is launched on Wednesday. An estimated 30 stalls will come to Fore Street, between 9am and 4pm every Wednesday, selling items including fruit, vegetables, baked goods and clothing and … Continue reading New Trowbridge market to offer town centre boost
Article from The Wiltshire Times: Reporter Chris Melvin Trowbridge Town Centre was packed on Saturday for the first Fore Street Food Festival. Organised by the new Trowbridge Town Team, the festival filled Fore Street with stalls selling all sorts of locally produced food and drink, as well as arts and crafts and gifts. Ellie Gill, … Continue reading New Festival Offers a Flavour for the Future
The board of the County Town Initiative voted last week to bid for the £1m Portas Pilot Pot. Tino Polledri, Chair of the Initiative joined with other members of the board, Lance Allen Town Clerk for Trowbridge Town Council, Adam Nardell, Vision Director for Wiltshire Council, Doug Ross of TCAF and Jeff Ligo from … Continue reading Trowbridge County Town Initiative votes for Portas Pilot Project
By Katie Smith, Wiltshire Times 20th December 2013 The relocation of HJ Knee Ltd to an out of town retail park will mean Trowbridge town centre loses its anchor say organisations fighting to boost trade. Wessex Chambers chief executive Rob Perks said: “I think it will have a detrimental impact on the town centre. It … Continue reading Business groups express fear for Trowbridge Town Centre
Will Mary Portas come to Trowbridge…well that remains to be seen but here we look at the bid the town is making to see if it can get just the boost it needs.