Business and Arts Advisory Service

Business support service
Networking events available


Winchester City Council is working with Enterprise First on a business support service for organisations located in the Winchester District.  The service will provide one to one business advice, training, networking and mentoring.

The business support service offers help with writing business plans, securing funding or advice regarding expansion.  Funded by Winchester City Council the free service aims to remove the barriers that stop people from starting and growing a business in the District. 


These training courses are available and can be reserved by ringing 01252 319 272 or by e-mailing

  • Selling Skills – Taking the fear out of selling
- Friday 25 May 2018

    Time: 10am to 1pm

    Location: Denmead Community Centre, Denmead, PO7 6LU

    Most people who have a fear of selling just don’t understand what selling really entails. Selling is not about making people buy something they don’t want or need (Richard Denny). Come and learn how to make more customers want to buy from you.

  • Start your own business - Friday 20 July 2018

    Date: Friday 20 July 2018

    Time: 10am to 1pm      

    Location: Bishops Waltham

    Improve your chances of start-up success by understanding the key steps that need to be taken to get your business up and running.


Enterprise First, are putting together a training schedule and are interested in hearing from businesses about their training needs, contact Andy Pringle, Business Development Manager at Enterprise First, at to give your suggestions.

One to one business support

Appointments for one to one business advice can be made by contacting Enterprise First on 01252 319 272 or emailing  

This is a business advisory service and is not able to critique work.