NfCE participant and small grant award recipient. NfCE was a partnership between UWE Bristol , and Watershed, Watershed, who worked closely with The Guild (Coworking Bath), Knowle West Media Centre and Spike Island to support creatives across the West of England to make a sustainable living from their ideas. The programme offered residency opportunities with free space and a package of business development support. NfCE enabled the group of partners to offer tailored events, workshops and mentoring for individuals and small enterprises to support business development from the idea stage through to start-up and on to growth. The programme has closed. Evaluation to be published November 2019.