bath & north east somerset business support service

Free business support & expert advice for your small business or start-up.

The BANES free advice programme is perfect if you need:


Help to start, develop and run a business


Business growth & strategy support


Business skills training: social media, e-commerce, finance, grant application and more


Marketing & sales support


Access to networking events helping to connect with other local businesses

What’s on offer

BANES-based small businesses & charities, sole traders and residents are able to access:


Online and in-person group workshops on a range of business topics. All workshops are practical and delivered by expert business advisers.


Business Start-up Programme which will help you understand the viability of your business idea and will provide the essential guidance, tools and advice you need to run a successful business.


Bigger businesses with aspirations for growth can access 3 hours of one-to-one coaching and advice.

Get in touch

Complete the form below and we’ll be in touch to discuss how we can help you.

Are you an established Business in the BANES area, or are you based in the area and want to start a business?

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Why not get in touch with Cool Ventures, to find out how we can help and whether your business qualifies for this free support?

Get In Touch

Customer Services
Tel: 08000418293

Registered address: Brick House, 21 Horse Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol BS37 6DA

Company registration number: 07713005

Cool Ventures

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