Start-ups can get advice

A NEW advisory service has been set up for business start-ups in Portsmouth.

Tuesday, 11th October 2016, 5:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 4:22 pm

Southern Business Growth Network has launched the Small Business Information Desk in Portsmouth Central Library aimed at providing help and support for people starting a business as well as providing a central point for information for existing businesses.

The desk will be manned every Thursday from 10am until 4pm for a drop-in service and there will be the opportunity to book appointments online.

‘We have had a lot of enquiries,’ said David Vane, founder and director of SBGN.

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‘And we are looking forward to meeting people with their ideas and helping them to develop them into successful businesses. We believe that self-employment is a viable option for many people, young and old today.’

For more information go to or call 07545 982838.