Bright Ideas Amazing People

Whether you’re starting or growing your own business, or need advice on protecting your assets, we’re here to help.

As a Business & IP Centre we follow a programme and ethos developed by the Business & IP Centre at the British Library, London, providing support to business owners, entrepreneurs and inventors.

There are currently 15 Business & IP Centres across the UK.

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Organised by us with you in mind. A diary of happenings for you to join in, online or in real life! Side benefits include networking!

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If knowledge is power, and content is key, databases are a gold-mine of usefulness for your business. Get FREE access to valuable databases.

If you’re navigating the world of intellectual property (IP), looking to protect your idea or design, you might find this guidance page helpful.

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With free appointments ready to book, you can get 1-to-1 time with a local expert to answer your burning questions.

Ready to take your business idea to the next level?

Business & IP Centre is excited to present a completely free 13 week course, delivered online, that will take you on an entrepreneurial journey from “Bedroom to Business”.

If you have started, or are thinking about starting, a new business venture then this is the course for you! Step by step, week by week, we’ll take you on a journey of entrepreneurial learning. At the end of the course you’ll have all the tools you need to establish your business for success.

Starts Wednesday 8th September.