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Dorset Biz veteran Andrew takes News Editor role on new Bournemouth radio station

Andrew Diprose, the Founder and former Editor of Dorset Biz News, has been appointed as News Editor for the new commercial radio station Bournemouth One. He brings 44... READ MORE »

Flower business comes up roses after scooping gold sustainability award

A family business described as the world’s first-ever British-only flower subscription service has come up roses after winning gold at this year’s Big Sustainability... READ MORE »

Full circle as Jimmy’s Iced Coffee co-founder guests at Screw It Just Do It live event

Two of Dorset’s best-known entrepreneurs will be sharing a stage today, November 14. Alex Chisnall, Founder of the Screw It Just Do It podcast – listened to in 180+... READ MORE »

Hall & Woodhouse announces official Charity Day

Dorset-based family brewery and pub owners Hall & Woodhouse will donate half of its net sales generated in its Managed Houses on Tuesday 14th November to select... READ MORE »

Swimming school founder makes a splash, winning Silver in prestigious business awards

Individuality Swimming Founder and Managing Director Kristin Maguire has won a silver award in the 2023 Best Businesswomen Awards. A successful entrepreneur and mother of... READ MORE »

Surviving Winter appeal tackles dire energy debt crisis as older and vulnerable struggle

With energy prices still sky-high, Dorset Community Foundation has launched its annual Surviving Winter appeal, run in partnership with Citizens Advice in Dorset, to aid... READ MORE »

Inaugural Dorset Business Festival Conference addresses key challenges for region’s economy

Businesses in Dorset need to prepare now for the workplace of the future, the first conference of its kind in the county heard. More than 150 people attended the... READ MORE »

Dorset Business Awards return to celebrate ‘excellence and innovation’

Returning after four years, the Dorset Business Awards celebrated the innovation and excellence of the county’s companies. Attracting hundreds of guests, the awards... READ MORE »

Douch Family Funeral Directors’ new ceremony room hailed as a ‘great investment for Ferndown’

Sir Christopher Chope OBE MP joined staff at AE Jollife & Son in Ferndown recently for the grand opening of their ceremony room. It comes following significant... READ MORE »

One month to go until the South’s brightest minds & big thinkers meet for VFS23: Festival of Innovation

In less than five weeks’ time, big industry names from across the South will gather to share their insights, knowledge and experience at Venturefest South’s Festival... READ MORE »