Somerset 3D News

Welcome to the Somerset 3D newsroom. Keep up-to-date with the latest news about how being in Somerset can help your business grow - and provide the lifestyle that you and your family deserve.

Here you will find business success stories, key business networking events and more.

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TV advert boosts Somerset’s business credentials

Somerset’s profile as a great business destination has been given a boost in and around London thanks to a recent advertising campaign on catch-up TV channels. A ‘Seize the Opportunity&... more

Somerset’s great transport links are a boost for Wolf Hall production team

Visitors to Somerset are often surprised at how easy it is to get here and how impressive the transport connections are, both within Somerset and reaching out to other parts of the UK. It’s one ... more

Somerset 3D advert proves a success

The first phase of an advertising campaign that showcases Somerset and raises awareness of the county as a great place to do business has proved a big success, both on-screen and online. Targeting inw... more

Ten top reasons why quality of life is great in Somerset

Somerset is the ideal location for those who like to work hard and play hard. Here are just some of the many reasons why quality of life in Somerset is second-to-none. Stunning surroundings:... more

Ten top reasons why business is great in Somerset

Cost-effective: Firms report being able to run their business up to 30% more cost effectively than in London and the South East due to lower commercial property and staffing costs. Strategic ... more

Somerset ticks all the boxes for a great quality of life – it’s official!

According to recent statistics from the ONS, the South West is one of the best UK regions to live in when it comes to personal well-being. Ranked in the top three regions for the key categories of ... more

Somerset is THE place to be

When international gallery Hauser & Wirth opened in Bruton earlier this year, it certainly got the attention of the art world. Since then, thousands of people have made the trip from London and th... more

Downton Abbey to entice inward investors into Somerset

Somerset is set to raise its profile with potential inward investors as a new advertising campaign highlighting the county as a great place to do business is to be launched on catch-up TV channels alo... more

Somerset food producers win interim contract for Hinkley Point C

A group of Somerset food and drink producers have been awarded the interim catering contract for EDF Energy’s Hinkley Point C project, marking the first supply chain collaboration success story ... more

Somerset economy set to benefit following State Aid decision on Hinkley

The news that the Hinkley Point C project has been granted approval by the EU Commission following a thorough State Aid investigation has been welcomed by the Somerset Chamber of Commerce as an import... more

Breakfast debate about business in Somerset proves popular

Almost 100 business people from across the South West attended the South West Business Insider breakfast event on Friday 3rd October at Yeovil Town FC Conference Centre. Sponsored by Somerset 3D, th... more

Somerset becomes even more well-connected

Somerset has an enviable location, with easy access to London, Birmingham, South Wales and the South West peninsula, making it an extremely attractive place from which to do business. Its great roa... more

Doing Business in Somerset Breakfast 2014, Friday 3rd October

Somerset 3D is teaming up with the leading regional business magazine, South West Business Insider, to present a business breakfast in Yeovil on Friday 3rd October. A panel of speakers will debate t... more

South West in full recovery mode

The economic recovery is doing well up and down the country, as all nine regions in England have recorded growth for the sixth consecutive quarter, with the South West being identified as one of the f... more

Somerset 3D trailer to be showcased at Wessex Truck Show

The eye-catching Somerset 3D lorry will be a prominent feature at this year’s Wessex Truck Show, event organisers have announced. Taking place at the Yeovil Showground on 9th and 10th Augus... more