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Business events

 'Going for Growth' free business development workshops

A series of free business development workshops are available to Derbyshire Dales businesses under two years old who feel ready to grow and are looking to increase turnover and grow staff numbers.  The workshops will help you make an action plan to get from where you are to where you want to be.

Wednesday 15th March 5.30 - 8.30pm

ARC Leisure Centre Matlock DE4 3AZ

Friday 17th March 2 - 5pm

Growing Rural Enterprise offices, Sudbury DE6 5HS

The service is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund and Derbyshire Dales District Council.

A series of workshops is also available for new businesses (under 12 months old) and those who are thinking of setting up a new business.

For more information and to book a place visit the GRE website.  

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Derbyshire Dales Business Improvement workshops: how to find and win funding for your business Feb/March 2017

Bakewell workshop 200 pxls wideTwo recent successful interactive workshops held at Wirksworth and Bakewell helped businesses understanding the funding opportunities available to support business growth. 

Speakers included representatives of Derbyshire Dales District Council, the Derbyshire Economic Partnership, Sheffield City Region and two businesses supported by successful funding bids.

Presentations included:

LEADER programme (round 3)    Amanda Brown

DDDC proposed spending plans for 2017/18     Karen Henriksen

European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development     Giles Dann

How to find and win funding for your business      Heather Bradford

Ashbrook Roofing Supplies successful funding bid     Bez Walker

Cartledge House successful funding bid     Judi Furness

Business Support from Sheffield City Region    Darren Buxton


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Forthcoming events to help support your business

Economic Development

Town Hall, Bank Road
Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3NN
01629 761 211
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