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More on the stories behind Peter's latest ventures, including Dragons' Den, his fund-raising activities for the Peter Jones Foundation and some of his many TV appearances.

Monday, 12 September 2011

Peter on James Corden’s World Cup Live

Peter Jones and football legend Matt Le Tissier joined James Corden..

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Monday, 12 September 2011

Peter Jones accepts CBE

Dragons’ Den star Peter Jones has been awarded a CBE for services to business, entrepreneurship and young people in the Queen’s New Year Honours.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

Peter Jones Launches New Business Wear Range

Entrepreneur Peter Jones, best known for his sharp style and business acumen on primetime BBC Two show Dragons' Den, today announces...

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Monday, 12 September 2011

Launch of Peter Jones range of socks

I have received so many questions and comments about my stripy socks that I have decided to launch my own range.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

SHEFFIELD ENTERPRISE ACADEMY OPENS FOR BUSINESS

Yorkshire and the Humber's first National Enterprise Academy was officially launched yesterday by its founder, Peter Jones CBE and the Rt Hon Vince Cable MP, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

PETER JONES BACKS SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

Businesses from around the UK are coming together to celebrate Small Business Week. Peter Jones has been supporting the week of enterprise and kicked it off with a launch event at the BT Tower on Monday 19th October.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

PETER SWAPS DRAGONS' DEN FOR THE DANCE FLOOR

Peter and Duncan performed at the O2 on Saturday for a Strictly Come Dancing Sport Relief special.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

MISLEADING REPORTING BY THE MAIL ON SUNDAY.

Today, 3rd July 2011, The Mail on Sunday has yet again incorrectly reported on matters relating to the National Enterprise Academy.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

ENTERPRISE TENNIS CHALLENGE RESULTS

The Enterprise Tennis Challenge, Sponsored by Grant Thornton took place Tuesday 15th June at the famous Hurlingham Club.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

THE ENTERPRISE GOLF CHALLENGE 2010

The inaugural Enterprise Golf Challenge, in aid of the Peter Jones Foundation, will take place next Thursday 6th May 2010 at Hampton Court Palace Golf Club.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

TEACHING 'I CAN' TO YOUNG UK ENTREPRENEURS

Businesses of every size, including my own, have been forced to confront a new economic reality over the last twelve months. And one of the biggest challenges this has posed has been ....

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Monday, 12 September 2011

THE NEA TALENT SCOUTS

Peter Jones and the National Enterprise Academy (NEA) are dedicated to finding and moulding our future business leaders.

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Monday, 12 September 2011

WATCH PETER DRIVING ON TOP GEAR!

To find out how Peter performed as the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car

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Monday, 12 September 2011

AN END TO NUISANCE CALLS AT LAST!

Peter has just invested £100,000 in trueCall in the Dragons’ Den. trueCall is a new, award-winning product developed in the UK that has worldwide potential.

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Sunday, 11 September 2011

Enterprise Academy opens its doors nationally

Young people will now be able to study for brand-new qualifications in enterprise and entrepreneurship as the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy, brainchild of Dragon’s Den entrepreneur Peter Jones, and backed by Government, officially opens today.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

DRAGON'S DEN MOVES TO BOOTS NOTTINGHAM HEAD OFFICE

Peter Jones, alongside a team of specially selected ‘Dragons’ will be judging a specially created internal ‘Dragons Den’ style competition at Boots Head Office in Nottingham.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter helps launch one of the UKs largest enterprise competition for young people.

Peter Jones is proud to be fronting the 2011 Tenner Tycoon competition Tenner Tycoon 2011 is a nationwide enterprise competition in schools across the UK and is driven by Dragons’ Den entrepreneur Peter Jones and Enterprise UK..

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter gets Challenged: £100,000 in 4 days

ENTREPRENEUR and TV Dragon Peter Jones CBE is calling on Britain’s small to medium-size businesses (SMEs) to dig deep to back this year’s Sport Relief campaign.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Dragons Den Series 8

Peter has almost finished filming for Dragons’ Den Series 8 – watch this space for more details and all the latest on the new investments.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Enterprise Challenge events to tee off this week

The golf event is the first of the sporting ‘challenges’ set to take place this year, followed by tennis in June, shooting in July and ....

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Friday, 9 September 2011

THE ENTERPRISE GOLF CHALLENGE RESULTS!

The series of Enterprise Challenges in aid of The Peter Jones Foundation started with a ‘bang’ yesterday at the Inaugural Enterprise Golf Challenge, held in the beautiful grounds of Hampton Court Palace.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

How did Peter flog a pair of wellies for £10,000?

The Peter Jones Foundation, established by Peter in 2005, provides support to children through two main channels of activity – Forgotten Children and the National Enterprise Academy.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter Jones announces new CEO to run Enterprise UK

Peter Jones CBE, Chairman of Enterprise UK, the business-led organisation created to increase entrepreneurship in the UK, today announces the appointment of Tom Bewick as its new Chief Executive.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Ever wondered how I keep one step ahead?

My secret is having the latest gadgets. I’m able to save time and multitask (that’s right, men can multitask) with the help of a few key gadgets.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Lifting the lid on a great idea

I invested in the Wheelie Bin Lid Lifter on Dragons’ Den because it is a really ingenious product that helps solves a problem.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Love Da Popcorn – An obvious investment choice

Love Da Popcorn was founded 12 months ago by two account managers and one insight manager working full time at Saatchi & Saatchi. On Sunday 7th August, the boys sealed a £70,000 backing deal from renowned business entrepreneur, Peter Jones.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter Jones Tenner puts young people to the test.

YOUNG people have been invited to prove themselves as social entrepreneurs in a business-led enterprise campaign headed by Dragon's Den star Peter Jones.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

My best teacher – Peter Jones on school and tennis

Far from being a source of frustration, school pressed all the right entrepreneurial buttons, starting with a Porsche-driving English teacher who employed the 12-year-old dragon as a tennis coach.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

Peter helps kids Make their Mark with a Tenner

Peter Jones CBE, Chairman of Enterprise UK, went along to help launch the Make Your Mark with a Tenner annual enterprise competition.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

National Enterprise Academy

This is the view of one student, through a blog, of what being a part of the new National Enterprise Academy is like.

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Friday, 9 September 2011

The National Enterprise Academy Blog

Progress with the National Enterprise Academy continues apace - and now you can find out more.

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Thursday, 8 September 2011

BBCS DRAGON DEN NEW SERIES

It is a new series of Dragons Den and there are dozens of great inventions and business ideas to choose from.

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