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Free business support workshops available

If you are looking to start or grow your business we can help you with our free business support workshop programme. The workshops include topics from finance to social media on a digital masterclass. Plus, attendees get an additional free hour of one-to-one business support from a specialist advisor. We are working with Huntingdonshire District Council to give people more choices of where to attend a session. Dates and topics are:

Contact NWES on 08456 099 991 or email info@nwes.org.uk for more details and to book.

Grants of between £2,000 and £20,000 are available to local SMEs who are looking to invest in new equipment, new machinery, improvements to their premises, or other capital purchases. The grants can be used to fund up to 20% of the total project costs, to provide businesses with extra help they need to grow.

Businesses are asked to complete a short pre-qualification questionnaire to check if they are eligible to apply before they are eligible to complete an easy to follow application form.

Businesses must be located within the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP area to apply, which covers Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, West Suffolk, West Norfolk, Uttlesford, North Hertfordshire, South Holland and South Kesteven.

Signpost 2 Grants is ready to accept applications now, and further information can be found online at www.signpost2grants.co.uk.

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