Startups

Be prepared for some Smoke ‘Us pocus as Nik’s new business gears up for a ‘crazy’ four weeks

Nik Robotham still can’t quite believe it. The food business he devised with his wife, Gill, and launched with its distinctive... READ MORE »

Ian invests six figure sum to turn his passion for the action sports industry into a business

Ian Wagman admits his new venture is something of a gamble albeit a calculated one. The 47-year-old father of two has sunk... READ MORE »

Programme’s success in providing 13 startups with mentoring & support leads to extra funds

Funding to help more creatives start up in business has been secured by a non-profit community and coworking space after... READ MORE »

Craig flexes his muscles with new bodybuilding gym which is weighted heavily to community

Craig Saunders’ Empire is striking back – against gyms where training has become a solitary and soulless activity.... READ MORE »

Stella, 24, tackles a new challenge and follows her passion of working in the rugby industry

They told her she was “silly” to make the jump into self-employment at a comparatively young age but Stella Mills... READ MORE »

Duo brought together by Covid launch new venture to help charities around the world

When former Bournemouth University student Candra Johnson moved in as a lodger with Saskia Daggett neither knew that their... READ MORE »

Read my lips – from peels to fillers Irena’s new clinic promises to be more than just skin deep

“It’s a cruel fact of life that we can spot imperfection quicker through the condition of someone’s skin.” So says... READ MORE »

Paul’s very personal business provides lasting memories of a treasured person for posterity

Bringing Memories To Life. How Paul Wookey, an independent creative TV producer and editor for 20 years, describes his new business... READ MORE »

Looking very good: Emma’s new home staging business shows off a property’s true potential

It’s big – very big – in America as well as countries such as Australia, Italy, Sweden and France but is now beginning... READ MORE »

Blade the barber, 23, proves a cut above as he says: ‘You put the work in then you can do it’

Ask barber Blade Mckechnie if he recommends self-employment and he replies with a four word answer. “One million per cent.”... READ MORE »