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Welcome to North Somerset. Whether your business is already based here or you are looking to invest, this site offers useful information on business support, the local economy and life in this great area, strategically located at the gateway to the South West of England and part of the highly successful Bristol and Bath 'City Region'.

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In North Somerset

Our role is to support the development of North Somerset as a significant business location.  By delivering projects and programmes which stimulate growth, investment and higher productivity, we aim to transform the economic fortunes of our businesses and secure improved living standards for our residents.

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Business Spotlight

In North Somerset
Tony Thompson OTHO Ltd


Impact of COVID-19 on our business: Moving Forward OTHO is a limited company based at The Hive in Weston-super-Mare. We provide consultancy and training in security (including counter-terror) and crisis management in the UK and overseas. We provide services to government organisations and private sector clients. The restrictions imposed during the current global pandemic have curtailed all our UK and overseas activities, including planned work in Peru, Spain and the Netherlands. In order to sustain our work capability and our ability to bounce back we have taken advantage of the government’s business support arrangements.

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Latest News

Calling town centre businesses in North Somerset

15th January, 2021

A new project will start in January to help town centre businesses to potentially increase their sales, even in these times of lockdown.  The project will also help traders to ...

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