StartUp Britain: A new initiative for startup businesses

By: Kate Horstead

Date: 28 March 2011

Today sees the launch of StartUp Britain, a government initiative which will see the UK’s startup businesses receive support from the big corporates, and a new website to point them in the right direction for business advice.

More than 60 leading brands, including Google, AXA, BlackBerry and Microsoft, are backing the scheme and have already pledged a total of £1,500 of discounts and support packages to startups.  

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