Starting a Business
Starting a business can be a scary prospect but don't be put off. There is a lot of local support wherever you live to help steer you through the initial stages and keep you on track.
Business Link South West offers a business advice and support service.
The Prince's Initiative for Mature Enterprise - Supporting business creation by the over 50s
Shell Live Wire also provides excellent resources and links to a network of likeminded people as well as free guides on 'Writing your first business plan' and 'Market research for the first time'.