Here are a few links that have been useful in the past.
Free Logo Design Over the years we have put together hundreds of logos and all the clients loved the designs Free Logo Design offers us a new way of working with new clients, but as yet our efforts are on creating the designs and not gathering responses to the work!
Fotolia Royalty-Free Images, Vectors and Videos, add impact to your design projects with royalty-free images.
Shutterstock Over 20 million stock photos, illustrations, vectors, and videos
British Chambers of Commerce The British Chambers of Commerce represents the interests of over 100,000 businesses through a network of 52 accredited chambers across the UK. In addition to offering advice and support to businesses, it lobbies on their behalf to ensure their voice is heard by councils and government.
Business Direct Gateway Business Gateway offers start up information, support and advice to people who are interested in running their own business. Their website also has a finance and grants section.
Grants Online Information on the latest and current calls for proposals from the European Union, UK Government, National Lottery and New Opportunities Fund. Also offers an External Funding Alert, which is a fortnightly publication providing information on the latest calls for proposals. Subscription service.
The Design Trust The Design Trust, a registered charity, promotes the excellence of British design and helps designers with business training after they leave college. The Design Trust Business Start-up guide provides links to organisations who can help designers considering starting their own business.
Can Stock Photo Can Stock Photo offers over 15 million professional royalty free stock photos, and we give out free weekly downloads! We have tens of thousands of new images added every week, our high-quality images start at just $1.00, and our generous license agreement gives great flexibility.