BCTC News



Marine Systems technology business grabs DBA attention with its innovative rigging and ropes load-sensing solutions

A marine systems technology company grabbed the attention of the Dorset Business Angels with a concise and compelling pitch. Several of the Angels are keen sailors themselves and were impressed with the innovation demonstrated and the gap in the market that is being filled and the opportunities that the ambitious brand is building. The Company’s […]

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Saffery Cham​pness win Parker Bullen Solicitors as a client​

The Bournemouth office of national Chartered Accountants Saffery Champness LLP, has welcomed a significant client win, having been appointed by Parker Bullen Solicitors as their advisor and reporting accountant in relation to Solicitors Accounts Rules. Parker Bullen is a long-established firm of solicitors with offices in Salisbury and Andover. Providing legal services to individuals, businesses […]

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A virtual Job Fair – information for employers

Live Job Fair : 12th July until 11th September. Many virtual job fairs are well considered in principle but are often only accessible or visible for a few hours or a day. Whilst any exposure is valuable, this may not be enough to support job seekers and employers particularly as furlough benefit schemes etc. change […]

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Income Tax Deferral – from Taylorcocks

If you are due to make a payment on account of Income Tax on 31st July 2020 then you have the option to defer the payment until 31st January 2021. You can defer the payment due on 31st July if you complete a tax return and you are struggling to make the payment due to […]

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COVID-19 Information for Hospitality & Tourism Businesses from BCP Council

We’re looking forward to helping you prepare to re-open your business and operate from 4th July The new government guidance to help you plan to re-open hospitality and tourism businesses has now been released and comes in to effect from 4 July 2020. Working safely during COVID-19 sector guidance: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/working-safely-during-coronavirus-covid-19 List of businesses able and not […]

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Small Business Accelerator initiative for SME’s

Enterprise Nation is delighted to announce a partnership with Amazon to deliver the Amazon Small Business Accelerator, a major support package for 200,000 small businesses across the UK. Being a valued community member of Enterprise Nation, you are first to hear that from today, you’re able to join this new programme! Sign-up for free to take a quick diagnostic plan and […]

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BCTC Local Government Affairs Meeting (LGA) June 2020

The LGA was very well attended and we were delighted to welcome the Leader of the Council, Cllr Vikki Slade and CEO Graham Farrant attendance.   Graham Farrant gave an update on the impact of COVID19 on the community, the economy and its resultant effect on BCP.  As we know the amalgamated Council was created 1st April […]

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Jacqui Rock, BCTC VP speaks to Steve Bicknell on Facebook Live

Our very own Jacqui Rock talking the benefits of Chamber, The Wonky Table, BH Area Hospitality Association, COVID-19 and much much more…. to Steve Bicknell from Bicknell Business Advisers Limited To view the interview, click below. FACEBOOK LIVE

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Coronavirus: Bournemouth’s hotels have been preparing to welcome back guests

By Jason Lewis, The Bournemouth Echo HOTELIERS across the conurbation are ready are raring to welcome back guests when the time is right this summer. That is the message from the chair of BH Area Hospitality Association (BAHA), the group that represents many of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole’s hotels. While the hospitality industry has taken a […]

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