North Somerset is located at the gateway to the South West of England and is part of the Bristol and Bath 'City Region'. Key towns in the area include Weston-super-Mare, Clevedon, Portishead and Nailsea. North Somerset benefits from global transport links, a plentiful and highly skilled workforce, abundant development opportunities (including Junction 21 Enterprise Area) and beautiful coast and countryside. This unique combination makes the area an ideal place to invest, gives existing businesses room to grow and the opportunity to enjoy an excellent work-life balance.
The In north somerset website, coordinated by the Economic Development Service acts as a 'one stop shop' for business advice and support, the latest local business news, business case studies, stats and data, grant funding opportunities, commercial business premises search and current development opportunities.
Weston-super-Mare is set to become the centre of the contemporary art universe for the next six weeks as world-renowned graffiti artist Banksy brings his latest curated creation Dismaland to the town’s seafront.
In making its announcement, GKN Aerospace noted the College’s business focused approach, quality of facilities and the dedication and commitment of staff to ensuring a high quality learning experience for apprentices as key areas which led to the successful selection of Weston College.