Public Sector

New Centres of Excellence will provide boost for local construction and engineering sectors

Two new Centres of Excellence offering the latest state-of-the-art training facilities for construction and engineering students... READ MORE »

Innovators urged to submit bids for multi-million-pound project pipeline by Dorset LEP

A call has gone out for businesses and organisations to submit funding bids to support investment projects worth up to approximately... READ MORE »

‘Tremendous pride’ as beach app developed by BCP Council wins backing from the government

Europe’s first innovative beach check app devised by BCP Council following a surge in visitors last summer is set to go national... READ MORE »

“Impressive and innovative” – Minister praises BCP Council’s multi-million regeneration plans

Future regeneration plans for Boscombe took centre stage during a visit by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities... READ MORE »

Man on a mission: “I want businesses to leap – and not limp – back” says BCP deputy leader

Philip Broadhead is a man on a mission. As BCP Council’s Deputy Leader, and Portfolio Holder for Regeneration, Economy... READ MORE »

Defence BattleLab reaches a key milestone as first building in £5.7m collaboration completed

An ambitious defence building programme, dedicated to the pursuit of innovation, has reached a significant milestone. The first... READ MORE »

Living better: roadmap aims to deliver £24bn boost and 48,000 new jobs over next decade

An investment roadmap has been published aimed at delivering a £24 billion pound boost to Dorset’s economy and 48,000... READ MORE »

“We’re sorry” says Dorset Growth Hub after being overwhelmed with grant applications

A business organisation allocating more than half a million pounds worth of grants to small and medium sized enterprises... READ MORE »

Green for go as plans to create an innovative medical research facility pass a key milestone

Proposals for a leading-edge medical research facility at Wessex Fields in Bournemouth have passed a key milestone after... READ MORE »

BCP Council unveil plans to site new Skills Shop campus in six units at Poole’s Dolphin Centre

A Skills Shop campus could be housed in Poole’s main shopping centre. Plans to relocate Oakdale Learning Centre to six units... READ MORE »