The Bank of Scotland offers a wide range of support and services to businesses who wish to open an account with them.
There are a growing number of organisations and networks supporting women entrepreneurs, helping more women become inspired and enabled to succeed in business. There are a wide number of business networks specifically for women offering events, support and advice.
SETsquared is a university collaboration that partners in enterprise activities supporting the growth and success of new business opportunities through spin-outs, licensing and incubation. The SETsquared Partnership is the enterprise collaboration between five leading research-intensive universities: Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton and Surrey.
Small business loans without arrangement and security fees
Supporting young people aged 18-30yrs to start-up or grow their business
The Partnership Foundation
A Start Up Loan is a personal loan that must be used for business purposes. The scheme is aimed to help individuals starting a new venture which is either still in the planning stages or has been trading for up to 12 months (although this may be extended to 24 months).
Innovation Space helps entrepreneurs and innovation start-ups, to turn clever ideas into brilliant businesses, by moving them into a professional, creative environment, without distractions and with the right connections, advice and support.
Start Me Up 50
A unique new business start-up finance programme for entrepreneurs
The Federation of Small Businesses is the UK's largest campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms. Formed in 1974, it now has around 200,000 members across 33 regions and 188 branches.
The organisation ‘a space arts’ provides affordable studio space and professional development opportunities for emerging artistic talent. ‘a space arts’ provides start up opportunities for graduates in the visual arts and a range of creative industries.
Gosport Borough Council’s business facing website provides information and advice on business support, known available commercial premises and land, plus updates on Gosport’s major development sites.