View town centre footfall stats on council’s website


Footfall describes the measurement of people in a particular place and is widely used within the retail industry to help businesses assess and benchmark a store’s performance and gauge the vibrancy of a particular location. Footfall data is available for Bridgend, Porthcawl and Maesteg town ...

Scheme links talented graduates with ambitious businesses


The CCR Graduate Scheme is a brand-new graduate scheme aimed to link talented graduates with ambitious businesses in the Cardiff Capital Region. The scheme offers businesses free services such as advice and support when creating graduate job descriptions and region-wide marketing of the graduate ...

Businesses invited to partner in MIPIM 2020


This year marks the 31st anniversary of MIPIM, the world's leading property market event which takes place on the 10 to 13 March 2020 at the Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France. After a successful attendance in 2019, Cardiff and the Cardiff Capital Region will be returning as joint partners ...

Pop-up business school is a resounding success!


Local entrepreneurs have spent the last week discovering how they can turn their business dreams into a reality when the Pop-up Business School returned to the Halo Life Centre, Bridgend. The course attracted 64 attendees, including budding beauticians, personal trainers and fudge makers, who lea ...

Free taster sessions for businesses


Materials and Manufacturing Education Training and Learning (METaL) is an industry demand-led project aiming to upskill people in the field of Advanced Materials and Manufacturing. METaL is based within the College of Engineering at Swansea University, a department that ranks in the top 10 for Eng ...


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