College event just the job for small businesses

AN EVENT to promote small business growth will be staged at Sussex Coast College on Monday (Mar 19).

The event is being organised by Labour parliamentary candidate Sarah Owen who has invited Shadow Minister for Business Toby Perkins, council leader Jeremy Birch and lead member for regeneration councillor Peter Chowney.

Miss Owen is inviting young entrepreneurs and local small businesses to meet the panel to see what more can be done to increase their growth.

They will also discuss the work borough council has done to promote jobs and growth.

Business students from the college will also be attending the workshop.

Anyone wishing to start up their own business is also invited to attend.

The panel will then be visiting several business and social enterprises in the area.

The workshop will run from 1pm to 3pm.