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
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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

The FedEx Small Business Grant UK is now open! Enter now to win the grand prize of £20,000, connect your business to a world of opportunity and share your story with us. Terms and conditions apply, check out the official rules. Closes 4th April 2017. 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.
 
The new £1 coin is coming.
Is your business ready? All businesses that handle cash will need to prepare for the introduction of the new £1 coin on 28th March 2017. The Royal Mint has created a website which explains how your business can be ready here.

CUBE Challenge: €1 Million Cash Prize Available for Outstanding Start-ups.

Closes 30th April 2017.
Details here.
 
The Westgate shopping centre is to officially open on 24th October 2017. Details here. Business in Oxford 2017 on 11th May 2017 at the Kings Centre will be a showcase of Oxfordshire businesses with three key enhancements to the format.  Details here.
 
The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards is the flagship awards programme that recognises and rewards excellence across all sectors in the UK. Now in our 16th year, these awards are the ones to win – any company within the UK, whether public, private or third sector can enter, regardless of size or industry.
Entries now open. Entry deadline – 19 May 2017.
The Ignite Awards, powered by Toucan and Time Inc. UK, is looking to discover exciting new businesses in the food & beverage, lifestyle, or retail sectors.

For the chance to win access to Toucan’s support Ecosystem and a 6 month support programme from Time Inc. UK, apply today. Application deadline 12 April 2017.
 

International Retail and Business Opportunities....

For the most current opportunities please click here.



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