The Scilly Business Growth Day which took place on Wednesday was a great success with more than 25 local businesses making the most of the opportunities which were on offer.
There where are wide variety of sessions, workshops, as well as private consultations on offer to help local businesses grow and develop. Organisations including Outset Cornwall, Superfast Business Cornwall and Isles of Scilly as well as the Department for International Trade came over to Scilly for the event. Representatives from the Isles of Scilly Voucher Scheme were on hand to help businesses with enquiries about funding.
The event which took place at the Lifelong Learning Centre on St Mary’s was hosted by the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Hub, Islands’ Partnership and the Council of the Isles of Scilly.
Will went to the event on Wednesday afternoon and spoke to some of the experts who had come to Scilly to offer their support and advice as well as some business owners and representatives from local businesses at the event. You can listen to the best bits below.