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StartUp Britain wins innovation award

The StartUp Britain 2016 summer bus tour – powered by NatWest and sponsored by 123 Reg – has won the BBA Financial Innovation Award for ‘Innovation in Nurturing Startups’. The tour launched in Buckingham Palace and visited 30 towns and cities over six weeks, mobilising 800 entrepreneurs and experts to give free business advice to thousands of aspiring and growing entrepreneurs.