Turn your business start up dream into reality

Business Wales

Have a big idea and want to work for yourself? Do you want to start your own business or enterprise? Do you know someone who wants to?

In the first instance, please contact Business Wales. They offer a range of support to those wanting to set up a business, including:

  • Information packs
  • One to one appointments 
  • Dedicated Client Relationship Officers
  • Regular free webinars covering all the essentials you need to consider 

Please call 01656 868500 for more information, or visit   https://businesswales.gov.wales/starting-up/

Pontypool Markets:

For anyone looking to trial, establish or expand their retail business, then take a look at the great opportunities at Pontypool Markets, including the  Victorian Market Hall that has received over £2m of investment in the last few years and is now home to the thriving Indoor Market.

Business Club:

And why not find out about local business networking opportunities available and discover the benefits of being a member of the borough's thriving Business Club. New businesses and existing businesses welcome!

TED is the owner of the following TED talk video. TED.com is a non profit organisation devoted to spreading ideas.

Bill Gross has founded a lot of startups, and incubated many others — he got curious about why some succeeded and others failed. So he gathered data from hundreds of companies, his own and other people's, and ranked each company on five key factors. He found one factor that stands out from the others - and surprised even him.


Pontypool Indoor Market Sign