Please click here to read the June 2017 Heart of the South West LEP newsletter.
Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership’s response to Government’s Industrial Strategy Green Paper19/04/2017
This forms the start of the Government’s consultation on ‘Building our Industrial Strategy’ to address the long-term challenges to the UK economy, with the aim to improve living standards and economic growth by increasing productivity and driving growth across the whole country. The deadline for consultations to be submitted was 17 April 2017.
Around 120 delegates attended the Heart of the South West RDPE Growth Programme Briefing in Cullompton on Friday 24th March. The event provided information on capital grants available through the RDPE Growth Programme for business development, food processing and tourism infrastructure projects, as well as details of how to apply. The event was funded by […]
The Heart of the South West Enterprise Zone at Huntspill will benefit from Government Growth Deal funding for the Heart of the South West (HotSW) Local Enterprise Partnership, aimed at boosting local economy and growth. The Growth Deal for the HotSW LEP area was announced on 23 February by Communities Secretary Sajid Javid. HotSW LEP, […]
*Event Full – Registrations Closed* In conjunction with the Rural Payments Agency and the Heart of the South West Growth Hub, the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership is holding a briefing event for rural businesses and organisations wishing to apply for grants through the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth […]
Leading Swedish oral hygiene company TePe AB, have demonstrated their commitment to the UK market and confidence in the Heart of the South West as a business location by investing in a brand new UK headquarters at Cathedral Park in Wells. The new facility, which opened in January, is the head office and warehouse for […]
£43.57m cash boost for Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership to help create local jobs and growth23/02/2017
Communities and Local Government Secretary Sajid Javid has announced a government cash boost of £43.57 million to the Heart of the South West (HotSW) LEP to help create jobs, support businesses and encourage growth. The third round of the Heart of the South West Growth Deal, along with the match funding of £115.92 million from […]
The Heart of the South West LEP Enterprise Zone takes a step forward as the LEP is awarded £35,000 from the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to develop the zone at Huntspill and Exeter & East Devon. Enterprise Zone status for these sites (one at Huntspill Energy Park in Somerset and four in […]