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Here is a round up of this weeks events and opportunities

Sussex Tourism webinar series: Building Resilience - sustainability and a greener restart.


Date: Tuesday 30 November 1200-1320


Title: Sustainability in Tourism - A Greener Restart




Community Solar Accelerator


This is a fantastic offer from Brighton Energy Co-op for small businesses to reduce CO2 emissions by match-funded grants of up to £25,000 towards either:


Solar PV arrays

Solar PV arrays & electric vehicle charging points


The website link to submit an Expression of Interest is here



Become an Enterprise Adviser today


Working with a local school or college, your role as an Enterprise Adviser can help support pathways into your industry and shape young people's futures. You can help bridge the gap between the world of work and education, working with the Careers Leader and wider senior leaders of the school or college to create opportunities for young people.


You need to be: 


A business professional who comes from any industry sector or professional background, be that employed, self-employed or recently employed.


Dedicated to making a lasting impact on the future outcomes of young people.


Willing to volunteer their time to achieve positive change in local schools and colleges, using core skills including relationship building and being analytical.


What will you be doing?


Supporting the school or college's senior leadership team strategically to develop and evaluate their careers plan.


Providing a valuable employer's perspective on how a school or college can embed labour market information and opportunities into the careers programme.


Engaging with local businesses and employers in your network to put a wide variety of careers opportunities at the heart of young people's education. 


Register HERE




Sussex Local Skills Improvement Plan led by the Sussex Chamber.


The purpose of the LSIP Trailblazers is to break down barriers between employers and further education and skills providers by identifying the short, medium and long terms skills needs and in turn develop a more responsive local skills system.



The Sussex Chamber webpage has details of how organisations can book onto LSIP Workshops, which will be taking place across Sussex in October and November. 


The key date for Brighton is 10 November 2021 13.30-16.30 at Jurys Inn.


The Local Skills Improvement Plan (LSIP) | Sussex Chamber of Commerce





BIPC Brighton & Hove, Jubilee Library – November Events


Thursday 11th November -  Start-up Day 2021


Whether you are an existing business are just starting out, come along to the Business & IP Centre (BIPC) at Jubilee Library in central Brighton and enjoy a day of free talks and practical advice sessions designed to get your business idea or business growth plans off to a flying start.


This year Start-up Day is taking place on 11 November 2021 during Global Entrepreneurship Week, with involvement from over 20 libraries around the UK and over 50+ speakers. Inspired by COP26, the main theme of the talks and sessions will be sustainability in business.



Full details with the schedule of the day and to register for the event, OR

pop in on the day - Start-Up Day 2021 Tickets, Thu 11 Nov 2021 at 10:00 | Eventbrite


For this and all their events go to:

Home | Brighton and Hove Libraries (




Brighton Main Line – reduced weekend service due to engineering work


Planned engineering work that will be taking place this Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 November, and on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 November.  


Network Rail will carry out works to replace and modernise Tracks between Gatwick Airport and Three Bridges, and therefore only one rail line will remain open to trains between these stations on these dates


Train Service Updates | Train Service Status | Southern Railway