Banbury Charlbury Business Community Eynsham Business Network Carterton Chamber of Commerce Watlington District Business Partnership Monument Park Chalgrove Bicester and District Chamber of Commerce Kidlington Wake Up To Woodstock Thame First The Henley Partnership Goring Business Network Wallingford in Business Didcot Abingdon Wantage and District Chamber of Commerce Faringdon Chamber of Commerce Chipping Norton Witney Chamber of Commerce Oxford City & Suburbs Burford Chamber of Trade Shrivenham Neighbours
Oxfordshire
 
 

Founded as a network of Oxfordshire’s chambers of commerce, OTCN now covers town chambers, business parks, shopping centres, business networking events and other membership organisations and business groups across Oxfordshire.



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International Retail and Business Opportunities. For the most current opportunities please click here.  
 

See our Christmas Lights and Events listing here.
10 Years of Shell Springboard – Low-carbon innovation awards for UK entrepreneurs – Competition closing date Friday 5th December.
Details here.
 
Vale4Business Invites You To The Spark Vale Grand Finale. 11 December, 5:00pm - 8:30pm.
– an exciting business support programme run by Oxford Innovation on behalf of Vale4Business to help businesses in the Vale area commercialise their ideas. Entrepreneurs have submitted their business ideas, honed over the last few months with a series of training workshops, and six of them will be pitching their final ideas to a panel of experienced judges on the night. Get your tickets here.
 
Business is GREAT Britain and BT launch a competition aimed at SMEs with a top prize worth £30,000. For more information click here.
Deadline for applications – Monday 15 December.
 
Are you looking for a way to promote your business, show your customers and suppliers how successful you are, boost your staff morale and meet other successful local businesses? The WOBAs (West Oxfordshire Business Awards) give you the chance to do ALL of these things and more. There are 11 categories to choose from, which means there really is a category to suit every business  -  and all you have to do is to complete a very simple entry form from www.woba.org.uk.
Deadline for entries is 30 November - you never know, one of these beauties could be sitting on YOUR trophy shelf!
 
Chancellor Considers Extending Childcare Business Grants Scheme to those Starting-up Nurseries – up to £500 available. Details.
 
Introducing OSEP, a major new £100,000 umbrella partnership for Oxfordshire, inspired by an innovative partnership between Oxford Brookes University, University of Oxford and Student Hubs. OSEP aims to find, fund and support Oxfordshire’s social entrepreneurs. With its birth, advice, support, masterclasses, mentoring and funding have become available to the wider Oxfordshire community beyond the two universities.
To find out more, visit www.osep.org.uk.
 

OxLEP is pleased to announce a new Start Up Success programme for start-up entrepreneurs and micro businesses. 
Applicants are invited to apply for a place on this new programme which is open to people across Oxfordshire. Places are limited so please apply now to info@businessboffins.com.
More details can be found here    Please 'like' the new OxLEP Facebook page, here.
 
50% cost savings on training and development. Oxfordshire based SME’s can access up to £5,000.
If you would like to:
• Get more information
• Apply for a voucher
• Find out more about the registered providers
• Gain assistance with identifying training solutions
then please email  
  Connection Vouchers

Get a government grant to upgrade your business’s broadband. A Broadband Connection Voucher is a grant of up to £3,000 for small or medium sized businesses to upgrade to a faster, more reliable internet connection.  Details here.
 

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