Launch of HotSW Careers Hub and Enterprise Advisor Network

18/01/2019

  The launch event for the Heart of the South West Careers Hub and Enterprise Advisor Network took place on Thursday 17 January at Sandy Park, Exeter. The HotSW Careers Hub is one of 20 Careers Hubs across the country, established in collaboration with the Careers and Enterprise Company to help transform careers education for […]

Growth Deal Helps Fund Somerset Flood Action Plan

21/12/2018

As part of the part-Growth Deal funded Somerset Flood Action Plan, two sections of King’s Sedgemoor Drain will be dredged for Somerset Rivers Authority this autumn, to bring back their 1970s’ flow. The works at Parchey Bridge near Chedzoy and the railway bridge at Dunball will help to reduce flood risks across an area of […]

Help us help you: Heart of the South West Leaders message to Minister

11/12/2018

Leaders from authorities across the Heart of the South West are calling on Government to help them play a greater role in getting ready for the impacts of Brexit. In a letter to the Minister for Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG), signed jointly by Cllr David Fothergill, Chair of HotSW Joint Committee and Steve […]

Job Vacancy – Senior Manager – Local Industrial Strategy

10/12/2018

Apply here. Salary £54,215 pro rata Job term Fixed Term Appointment Full Time Hours 37 hours a week. Closing Date 03 January 2019 For an informal discussion please contact Keri Denton 07769 179019 This vacancy is initially offered on a 9 month fixed term contract. There may be an option for contract extension. This post […]

Heart of the South West LEP Conference and AGM 2018

21/11/2018

The Heart of the South West (HotSW) LEP held its fourth Conference and AGM at Sandy Park in Exeter this week, with over 300 delegates. The event showcased the LEP’s achievements with its £3/4 billion portfolio of investment that’s making a significant impact on the economies of the HotSW area – Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and […]