Unique Doncaster scheme marks first anniversary

Staff based at Helm in Doncaster are celebrating their first birthday at their premises.
Staff based at Helm in Doncaster are celebrating their first birthday at their premises.

A unique business space, aimed at helping start-ups to get going in their early stages, has just celebrated its first year anniversary.

Helm (Harbouring the Extraordinary Life Movement) is a 2, 500 sq ft workspace in Woodfield Park that gives entrepreneurs a place to launch their new businesses. It was started by Doncaster-based entrepreneur Liam Swift, aged 29, and is used by numerous start-up firms in the town. Mr Swift said: “The Helm studio is there to offer flexible and supportive desk space for start-ups and entrepreneurs.”