Local News

Business Growth Service Launched 8 Dec 2014 - 1:58pm

The government has today announced the launch of the Business Growth Service which consolidates GrowthAccelerator and the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) along with schemes from the Intellectual Property Office (IP Audits) and the Design Council (Design
Mentoring) into a single service.

Locality Commissioning for Lichfield launched 11 Nov 2014 - 9:56am

Lichfield District Council has joined forces with three other local public sector organisations to combine local funding streams* into a single pot.

Tamworth Borough Council Local Plan Consultation 28 Oct 2014 - 4:15pm

Tamworth Borough Council is producing a Local Plan. This sets out the spatial planning strategy for Tamworth until 2031.

BDP Newsletter: Find out how the scheme has helped SMEs with grant funding and leadership coaching 9 Sep 2014 - 2:46pm

The GBSLEP Business Development programme which covers the Lichfield and Tamworth areas offers both Financial Assistance and Leadership Mentoring.

Shared Service and BEP look back on a year of further progress but also eye the future 1 Sep 2014 - 2:37pm

The BEP is facilitated by Tamworth Borough Council and Lichfield District Council’s Shared Economic Development Service, which has produced a review of 2013 – 2014 in order to highlight the progress made by the BEP and Shared Service in supporting the local economy as it moves from recession to recovery.


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