Bordon blogger & fashion influencer Debz teams up with Topsy Curvy to design her own plus-size dress

By day she’s Debz Louise, but her many online followers know her as Wannabe Princess – the blogger from Bordon who’s been sharing her tips and experiences in... READ MORE »

Southampton Solent University student Ella takes home £1,000 B2B PR & Marketing prize

Southampton Solent University student Ella Stubbs has won a student project competition run by Napier, taking home a £1,000 prize. Napier, a B2B technology PR &... READ MORE »

Dream comes true as Zoe, 20, launches her own flower shop

Zoe Wallis is hoping for the sweet smell of success after launching her own flower shop. The talented 20-year-old has taken over the reins of the former Patricia’s... READ MORE »

From dining table to desk to dedicated office, Gemma’s Etsy crafts business is growing by the day

Five years ago, Gemma Wigley launched Crafty Little Pickle from her dining table, putting her sewing machine to work making bunting for a handful of customers every... READ MORE »

Great British Radio promises good news and great laughs with hosts Mike Osman & Cheryl Baker

What do impressionist Mike Osman and Bucks Fizz star Cheryl Baker have in common? They’re both hosts on Great British Radio, which – after making waves here in... READ MORE »

Leila is helping people weave connections through her craft classes

What do I do now I’ve finished university? This is what Leila Hargreaves, 24, the Portsmouth-based Founder of Warped Studio, found herself wondering. “I’d been... READ MORE »

Southampton artisan furniture firm Still & Bloom marks first year growing in larger factory

Still & Bloom, the Hampshire-based artisan furniture business which was born during the pandemic, has celebrated its first year since moving to a larger factory. The... READ MORE »

20-year-old Jamie presses 'go' as he scales up agency Reizia Digital

Very few people at the age of 19 are able to set up their own business. One who is though, is Jamie Reilly, Founder of social media marketing agency Reizia Digital. Now... READ MORE »

From fires to frying pans: ex-chimney sweep launches new oven cleaning business

Barrie Neilon, a former chimney sweep who lives in Winchester, has launched a new oven cleaning service: Ovenu Winchester. In doing so, the father of three fulfils a... READ MORE »

Ex-Vodafone Director Nick is bringing full-fibre to communities on the South Coast

In 2017, toob CEO and Co-Founder Nick Parbutt was working on Vodafone’s full-fibre strategy, a role which left him worried about the UK’s infrastructure. “It was... READ MORE »