Enterprise Adviser Network


The Enterprise Adviser Network connects local business leaders with schools, helping to motivate and inspire young people. The project supports young people in making choices about their future career, helping to shape and influence their employment plans. Schools are matched with an employer for at least a year – these volunteer Enterprise Advisers work strategically […]

Torbay Western Corridor


The scheme provides capacity improvements on the section of the A3022 (to the west of Paignton) from Churscombe Cross in the north to Windy Corner in the south. The projects includes road widening with additional lanes, creating 2 lane dual carriageway where possible, increasing junction capacity, provision for off road cycling, enhanced pedestrian route, and […]

Manufacturing Programme


Bespoke advice and funding to manufacturing small and medium sized enterprises to help them improve the efficiency of their operations and grow. The project will work with over 700 firms and lead to the creation of over 350 jobs European Regional Development Funding: £717,980

Plymouth City Deal (South Yard)


Capital build to create new Marine Enterprise Zone at Southyard, Plymouth. Oceansgate, the new name for South Yard, funded by the Plymouth and South West Peninsula City Deal, is the first exclusively marine Enterprise Zone in the country, and part of the Heart of the South West LEP’s portfolio of three nationally designated enterprise zones. Oceansgate is […]

Millfields, Plymouth


To strengthen the business of the Millfields Trust, to create a range of new facilities for the community of Stonehouse in Plymouth, to promote the physical regeneration of Union Street and to aid the economic regeneration of deprived parts of the city centre. Aimed at start-start-ups and small SMEs. The Millfields Trust’s new state-of-the-art building […]

DC Homes, Bridgwater


New fully serviced hotel, including two ground floor commercial units and a stand-alone roof top restaurant at Eastover in Bridgwater. In April 2016, developer DC Hotels (Bridgwater) Ltd signed a franchise agreement with ACCOR Hotel Group for a ‘MERCURE’ branded hotel to occupy the development. The new hotel will have 100+-bedrooms with destination restaurant, bar, […]

Connecting Devon & Somerset


Grant towards broadband infrastructure to enable Phase 2 of CDS to be rolled out across the LEP area. Growing Places Funding £4,200,000

Concise Homes, Bridgwater


Development of 125 new homes and starter business units and flood defences in Bridgwater. The £1.4 million loan from the Growing Places Fund designed to create jobs and help economic growth enabled Concise Construction to decontaminate the former Federal Mogul site and begin the regeneration of the site was derelict for more than 10 years. […]

Ocean Studios, Plymouth


The renovation of a Grade 1 listed factory to provide artist studios and workshops, exhibition space and retail units. Ocean Studios is a Community Interest Company whose aim is to provide affordable studios for over 100 artists within the Royal William Yard, Plymouth. By creating specialist provision in the form of a unique managed workspace, […]