First AgustaWestland AW169 for the UK market lands at its base

AW169 KSSAA SAS Air AmbulanceA versatile, new generation twin engine light intermediate category helicopter, the 4.6 tonne AW169 has been designed in response to the growing market demand for an aircraft that delivers high performance, meets all the latest safety standards and has multi-role capabilities. The AW169 incorporates several new technology features in the rotor system, engines, avionics, transmission and electric power generation and distribution systems. Full story: Read more

Crewkerne business breakfast to help local economy flourish

Crewkerne business breakfastSouth Somerset District Council is hosting a business breakfast in Crewkerne on Thursday 16 July to help the local economy flourish. The business breakfast is an opportunity to network, to find out about funding opportunities and subsidised business support.  It is also a chance to explore how your business needs and opinions can help the district council create the environment for businesses to excel. Successful businesses are an essential part of the community and South Somerset District Council is keen to work with local businesses to help build a stronger economy. Full story: Read more

Tessa Munt MP hosts Somerset business breakfast

image001Wells MP Tessa Munt joined over 40 members of the Somerset business community at a recent breakfast event held at Wells Golf Club, organised by the Somerset Chamber of Commerce. Delegates heard Tessa Munt MP speak about her political career to date and explain what her current role entails. She spoke about her strong relationship with Vince Cable, which provides her with an opportunity to take local business issues directly to the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills. Full story: Read more