Welcome to a different business environment

Business in Barnstaple is a real mixture. Retail features prominently and manufacture, tourism and surf tourism play a big part too. The creative industries are also doing well. But what’s really exciting is that more and more independent businesses are coming to set up in Barnstaple.

Why set up business in Barnstaple?

Thousands of people long to escape the rat race and work in a more calm, relaxed and friendly place like Barnstaple. The internet has made that a very real possibility for many. And with a selection of legal, property and financial services based in Barnstaple, you’ll have the professional support you need if you’re thinking of relocating or setting up shop.

But enjoying the peace of Barnstaple needn’t mean cutting yourself off from the rest of the world. The M5 is just a 40 minute drive away and trains depart for Exeter every hour on most days, making their way through beautiful Devon countryside on the one hour journey. From there, it’s easy to catch one of the regular trains to Bristol, London or anywhere else you need to talk business. You can also reach Cornwall within minutes by car on the A39.

Think of it as professional escapism, without business isolation.


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