StartUp Britain

Venue: Paintworks Event Space

Are you a budding entrepreneur with lots of ideas and need some help to see them happen? Are you planning on starting your own business? Come and meet the experts that will point you in the right direction.

Monday 22nd August, from 9am to 11.30am. Free entry.

StartUp Britain, the major enterprise initiative for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs, is touring some of the UK’s entrepreneurial hot spots in a bid to celebrate, inspire and accelerate Britain’s start-up talent.

Throughout August and September, the StartUp Britain bus is visiting 14 locations across the country with the aim of encouraging more people to start and grow their own business. If you are interested in meeting the StartUp Britain experts during their visit to Paintworks, go to and sign up to make sure you don't miss this opportuniy.

The StartUp Britain campaign team will travel on a bus, complete with experts, mentors, entrepreneurs and small business authors, to locations including Brighton, Cambridge, Birmingham, Sheffield and York, in an on-going pursuit to encourage budding entrepreneurs in all areas of Britain to start-up their own businesses.

The StartUp Britain campaign shines a spotlight on the vast array of business support that is available online. The organisation is backed by a number of companies who have pledged their support to Britain’s budding entrepreneurs and small business owners.

The tour is joined by StartUp Britain’s founding sponsors: AXA, Barclays, Dell, Intel, Intuit, Microsoft, MITIE and PayPal, who will each be giving specialist business advice and discounts to entrepreneurs across the UK.

For more information, contact Lorna Bladen info(at)