Organisations with help topics for new and old business
Start Ups » www.startups.co.uk
Aimed at SMEs, it combines news with practical advice.
Princes Trust » www.princes-trust.org.uk
An independent organisation aiming to foster success in young people to start and develop their own businesses.
Also hosts a national competition for start-ups to accelerate young business ideas. Free advice for 16 to 30 year olds.
New Business » www.newbusiness.co.uk
A comprehensive website dedicated to new businesses.
Shell Livewire » www.shell-livewire.org
Assists people aged 16-30 who are looking to start their own business.
J4B » www.j4b.co.uk
A simple 4-step grant search service.
Government Business Support » www.gov.uk/business
Practical advice for businesses.
British Chamber of Commerce » www.britishchambers.org.uk
This is the site of the British Chamber of Commerce, the national voice of local business providing a range
of services including international trade, training and cost-effective commercial services.
The Federation of Small Business » www.fsb.org.uk
The Federation of Small Business is the leading political lobby for British small business.
Yellow Pages » www.yell.com
Home of the online version of the Yellow Pages.
Accountancy Web » accountingweb.co.uk
A website designed for the accountancy community.
The UK Patent Office » www.patent.gov.uk
The UK Patent Office.
Direct Gov » www.direct.gov.uk
“Everything” about the UK government.
HMRC » www.hmrc.gov.uk
Advice for small businesses and those going self-employed.
Companies House » www.companies-house.gov.uk
This provides information for limited companies.
Business Innovation & Skills » www.bis.gov.uk
Business Innovation & Skills is the government department responsible for UK business.
Health and Saftey Executive » www.hse.gov.uk
Government health and safety advice.
National Statistics Office » www.statistics.gov.uk
This is the site of the National Statistics Office. It’s updated regularly.
Financial Times » www.ft.com
If it’s not in the FT…….Up to the minute news, information and analysis.
Find the latest news on the BBC’s website.
Reuters » www.uk.reuters.com
The latest breaking news from around the globe.