Banbury Charlbury Business Community Eynsham Business Network Carterton Chamber of Commerce Watlington Business Association Monument Park Chalgrove Bicester and District Chamber of Commerce Kidlington Wake Up To Woodstock Thame First The Henley Business 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
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Founded as a network of Oxfordshire’s chambers of commerce,  OTCN (The Oxfordshire Town Chambers Network) now covers town chambers, business parks, shopping centres, business networking events and other membership organisations and business groups across Oxfordshire.


BUSINESS NEWS

A £13 million fund to help landowners will soon open for applications. Farmers, foresters and land managers across the UK will be able to apply for up to £6,800 per hectare to plant, weed and protect more trees when application forms are made available in September. Details here.
 
Data Pitch ​is a EU-funded open innovation programme bringing together corporate and public-sector organisations that have data with startups and SMEs that work with data.

It is centred around a competition with several tracks, which describe challenges set by the data-provisioning organisations, and an accelerator programme (6 months) to help startups and SMEs develop solutions to meet these challenges. Until 1 October 2017. Details here.
 

Subsidised broadband installation for businesses that can't access an affordable broadband service with a speed of at least 2MB per second. Details here.
Stelios Award for Disabled People in the UK is now open.
A total of £70,000 will be won. The applicant must be registered with a disability and own at least half of the business. Closing date is 6 October 2017. Details here.
 
£2,000 Data Analytics Innovation Vouchers for Businesses to Improve Information Management.

If you are a micro, small or medium-sized business, local authority, charity, or not-for-profit-organisation, and you need help with your data analytics, then apply now for one of our Data Analytics Innovation Vouchers (DAIVs)! Details here.
 
The Westgate shopping centre is to officially open on 24th October 2017. Details here. You could get a childcare business grant to help with the costs of setting up a childminder business or agency. You can get between £500 - £1000 depending on the type of business you’re setting up. Open until March 2018.  Details here.
 

International Retail and Business Opportunities....

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