Entries with tag business grants .

City Council helps fledging business to reduce Worcester’s waistline

According to the most recent Health Survey for England, 64% of adults in the country are overweight or obese, costing the NHS £16 billion per year. Worcester resident Kerrie Mimnagh, who conquered her own weight battle after the birth of her two children, wanted to help others – and launched the Worcester Weight Loss Centre with a little help from the City Council. A former West Mercia...
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Pamper Parlour for pooches receives council growth grant

Britain has a reputation as a nation of pet lovers – and business statistics certainly reflect this, with a staggering £4,585 billion being spent on pet services in the UK in 2016.  This desire to provide better care for our pets has resulted in the expansion of the Worcester-based Dog House (www.thedoghouseworcester.co.uk). Business owner Dawn Inett has spent over 35 years living...
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Worcester Mayor opens city’s first ‘Hot Yoga’ studio

‘Hot Yoga’ is now on offer for the first time in Worcester, with the opening of a new studio in the heart of the city.  The Mayor of Worcester, Cllr Steve Mackay, cut the ribbon on Friday 15 December to officially inaugurate The Zen Shed at 54 New Street, Worcester WR1 2DL. Husband and wife team Cindy and Guy Thomas were chartered accountants and partners in Deloitte, before...
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