Today we’re lucky enough to talk to Lora Munro from The Theatre Workshop – a stage school based in Sussex that she started up in 2003. In the last decade it’s established itself as the most successful theatre school in the South of England, and almost 400 children now attend the school’s classes, developing their performance skills and becoming the superstars of tomorrow.
Xamax is a clothing and sportswear manufacturer that began making flat caps and sports caps, before branching out into workwear and eventually sportswear. Husband and wife team Graham and Janice Thompson set up the company twenty years ago. Now the company’s turnover is £3.3 million – but it wasn’t always that way. Here’s how they became a pair of small business heroes.