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Latest cohort of CivTech Challenge winners announced

Innovation
Date: 03 Oct 2022

Destination Tweed’s ambitious plans backed by South of Scotland Enterprise

Communities
Date: 03 Oct 2022

Routemap to be created to steer South of Scotland to Net Zero

NetZero
Date: 27 Sep 2022

Scotland's Climate Week showcases significant opportunity we cannot miss

NetZero
Date: 26 Sep 2022

Scottish Borders youth charity receives SOSE funding for building redevelopment

Communities
Date: 23 Sep 2022

Green Heat Hub Grand Challenge launched to find Net Zero solutions

NetZero
Date: 22 Sep 2022

Applications now open to help shape the future of the South of Scotland

Partnership
Date: 21 Sep 2022

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Date: 09 Sep 2022

Consultation events begin to help develop land use approach for Net Zero journey

NetZero
Date: 07 Sep 2022

Vision for South to become Scotland’s leading cycling destination

Cycling
Date: 05 Sep 2022

Entrepreneurial talent in South of Scotland to be nurtured by exciting new partnership

Partnership
Date: 02 Sep 2022

SOSE investment supports recycling company’s expansion plans as part of fire recovery

Business Support
Date: 29 Aug 2022

Zero Waste Scotland and South of Scotland Enterprise team up to bolster circular economy efforts across Southern belt

NetZero
Date: 19 Aug 2022

New South of Scotland start up launched to help care sector develop skills via virtual reality

SOSE
Date: 29 Jul 2022

£5M Smart Green Shipping FastRig project set to turn the tide to make shipping greener

NetZero
Date: 28 Jul 2022

Opportunity to name new Golden Eagle chick as South of Scotland Enterprise attends South agricultural shows

TeamSOSE
Date: 22 Jul 2022

South of Scotland Enterprise and Fuel Change team up for Net Zero challenge

NetZero
Date: 22 Jul 2022

Recruitment support made available for South of Scotland businesses

TeamSOS
Date: 08 Jul 2022

Community-led Tapestry Way Action Plan aims to continue revitalising Galashiels town centre

Cycling
Date: 17 Jun 2022

First South of Scotland event to explore hydrogen opportunities

NetZero
Date: 14 Jun 2022

Planning application submitted for Mountain Bike Innovation Centre

TeamSOSE
Date: 10 Jun 2022

SOSE launches digital strategy to help unlock the potential of the South of Scotland

TeamSOSE
Date: 09 Jun 2022

South of Scotland businesses remain confident amongst economic uncertainty

TeamSOSE
Date: 07 Jun 2022

SOSE invites innovative thinkers to take up CivTech energy efficiency and cycling challenges

2 minute read
Date: 31 May 2022

SOSE welcomes 2023 UCI World Championships Glentress host venue announcement

Cycling
Date: 30 May 2022

Funding boost secures future of Ukrainian Chapel

Communities
Date: 23 May 2022

New SOSE Board holds inaugural meeting

TeamSOSE
Date: 20 May 2022

SOSE welcomes global leading initiative to help decarbonise South of Scotland

NetZero
Date: 13 May 2022

Jobs and economic boost for Scotland through inward investment

Inward investment
Date: 11 May 2022

Alpha Solway launches new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Dumfries

Business Support
Date: 10 May 2022

World Forum for FDI gives South of Scotland chance to be heard loud and clear

Inward investment
Date: 09 May 2022

Jane Morrison-Ross: The time is now for a second Scottish Enlightenment

Partnership
Date: 20 Apr 2022

National Recruitment Campaign Launched To Address The Urgent Need For More Childminders In Scotland's Remote And Rural Communities

2 minute read
Date: 15 Apr 2022

New Natural Capital principles to promote responsible investment

Natural Capital
Date: 01 Apr 2022

New partnership to discover more about innovation and entrepreneurship landscape in the South

Partnership
Date: 01 Apr 2022

South of Scotland Enterprise becomes Carbon Literate Organisation

NetZero
Date: 24 Mar 2022

Kirkhope Steading project to breathe life into Ettrick Valley

Communities
Date: 16 Mar 2022

Helping you access the right support – whatever your business needs

Partnership
Date: 15 Mar 2022

Help shape the South of Scotland Regional Land Use Partnership

NetZero
Date: 04 Mar 2022

'Stop trading with Russia' - Finance and Economy Secretary statement on Ukraine conflict

Trade
Date: 03 Mar 2022

Innovative new South of Scotland project AIMS to transform manufacturing

Partnership
Date: 01 Mar 2022

Business Breakfast events offer further chance to shape future of South

Engagement
Date: 25 Feb 2022

Galashiels community invited to take part in regeneration consultation project

Communities
Date: 23 Feb 2022

New Natural Capital team to help drive just and fair economy in South

TeamSOSE
Date: 23 Feb 2022

SOSE to mark International Women’s Day with inspiring virtual event

Event
Date: 22 Feb 2022

SOSE appoint four new Board members

TeamSOSE
Date: 15 Feb 2022

Significant step forward for Mountain Bike Innovation Centre with historic mill purchase

innovation
Date: 04 Feb 2022

Regeneration project to reinvigorate rural Dumfries and Galloway communities

Communities
Date: 04 Feb 2022

Call for creatives to get involved in South of Scotland research

2 minute read
Date: 02 Feb 2022

People of South encouraged to take part in second phase of SOSE engagement tour

TeamSOSE
Date: 24 Jan 2022

New partnership to support enterprising communities in the South of Scotland

Partnership
Date: 21 Jan 2022

Latest South of Scotland Business Panel survey results published

Business Support
Date: 19 Jan 2022

Berwickshire visitor attraction receives SOSE funding boost for ambitious development plans

Tourism
Date: 14 Jan 2022

Funding of up to £20,000 available to solve SOSE's Creative Informatics Challenge

Culture
Date: 11 Jan 2022

CivTech winning team announced to tackle South of Scotland Net Zero Sprint Challenge

Innovation
Date: 07 Jan 2022

Borders firm leads the way with virtual reality technology to assist understanding of dementia

Innovation
Date: 17 Dec 2021

Support for electric car and bike app pilot to help explore South's nature and wildlife

NetZero
Date: 08 Dec 2021

Delivery Plan launched for South of Scotland Regional Economic Strategy

Engagement
Date: 03 Dec 2021

Ten innovative responsible tourism projects launched as part of £25million Scottish Tourism Recovery Programme

Tourism
Date: 29 Nov 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise ready to support South’s journey to Net Zero

NetZero
Date: 26 Nov 2021

New work experience programme to inspire next generation of Dumfries and Galloway farmers

Business Support
Date: 23 Nov 2021

Eyemouth Boatyard Sets Sail on Fair Work Journey

Fair Work
Date: 19 Nov 2021

Push for responses for inaugural Scotland-wide rural survey

Business Support
Date: 16 Nov 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise seeks four new Board members

TeamSOSE
Date: 02 Nov 2021

First ever engagement tour to discuss future of South of Scotland economy

Engagement
Date: 01 Nov 2021

South of Scotland urged to get involved in COP26 virtual programme

NetZero
Date: 26 Oct 2021

SOSE urges climate commitment from organisations across the South

NetZero
Date: 15 Oct 2021

SOSE responds to STEP site announcement

innovation
Date: 14 Oct 2021

SOSE welcomes South of Scotland-based CivTech Challenge winning teams

NetZero
Date: 13 Oct 2021

Rural firms encouraged to take part in new business survey

Business Support
Date: 12 Oct 2021

2025 UK City of Culture longlist announced

Culture
Date: 08 Oct 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise launch new app

TeamSOSE
Date: 07 Oct 2021

First for South of Scotland as cross-sector Additional Support Needs Network to be launched

Communities
Date: 01 Oct 2021

10-year vision for fairer, greener and flourishing South of Scotland launched

Strategy
Date: 29 Sep 2021

Carsphairn Community Woodland receives SOSE support to create sustainable benefits

NetZero
Date: 24 Sep 2021

COVID-19 recovery continues as new South of Scotland survey shows positive business outlook

Business Support
Date: 06 Sep 2021

First year shows significant support for South of Scotland

Business Support
Date: 03 Sep 2021

SOSE and CivTech programme team up with innovative partnership agreement

Digital
Date: 31 Aug 2021

Virtual event to explore benefits of 5G technology for South of Scotland

Digital
Date: 20 Aug 2021

Manufacturing company’s plan to retain and grow Scottish Borders base backed by South of Scotland Enterprise

Manufacturing
Date: 12 Aug 2021

Up to 30 jobs to be created in Borders through new sustainable construction materials hub

sustainability
Date: 11 Aug 2021

An open letter to Scotland’s Young People

Partnership
Date: 09 Aug 2021

First South of Scotland focussed Digital Economic Business Survey published

Digital
Date: 05 Aug 2021

South of Scotland businesses urged to realise benefits of innovation

Innovation
Date: 30 Jul 2021

Iconic Jedburgh building’s regeneration plans receive South of Scotland Enterprise funding boost

Communities
Date: 23 Jul 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise and Borderlands Partnership to progress 2025 UK City of Culture bid

Culture
Date: 20 Jul 2021

Scottish Tourism Leadership Programme launched

Tourism
Date: 19 Jul 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise and Scottish Borders Council support for next phase of Galashiels regeneration

Communities
Date: 12 Jul 2021

Exciting opportunity for South of Scotland with City of Culture 2025 bid

Culture
Date: 07 Jul 2021

Interface and South of Scotland Enterprise to work together to provide focussed support

Innovation
Date: 07 Jul 2021

Consultation launched on draft South of Scotland Regional Economic Strategy

Communities
Date: 05 Jul 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise and VIBES Awards call on businesses in Dumfries & Galloway to play their part in helping Scotland meet ambition to be carbon neutral (1)

NetZero
Date: 01 Jul 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise raises the bar on Fair Work and Digital Development

NetZero
Date: 22 Jun 2021

South of Scotland Business Panel members sought to help shape ambitious plans for the region

Business Support
Date: 17 Jun 2021

South of Scotland tech challenge seeks carbon capture breakthrough

technology
Date: 16 Jun 2021

Ambitious strategy for the future of the South of Scotland to be considered by Councils and SOSE ahead of summer consultation

REP
Date: 14 Jun 2021

Chapelcross site shortlisted for new prototype fusion power plant

Environment
Date: 11 Jun 2021

South of Scotland Enterprise appoints first Energy Transition and Green Enterprise Director

NetZero
Date: 02 Jun 2021

Success for first South of Scotland Internet of Things virtual event

technology
Date: 28 May 2021

SOSE pledges to listen, be innovative, different and deliver for the South of Scotland

Business Support
Date: 27 May 2021