18 November 2022
Gloucestershire Net Zero Conference
Over 100 business leaders joined together for the Gloucestershire Net Zero Conference at The Growth Hub, Gloucester, earlier this week.
9 November 2022
New roles for GFirst LEP team members
We are pleased to share new roles within the GFirst LEP team.
4 November 2022
GFirst LEP launches Gloucestershire Agri-Tech Partnership
Gloucestershire, the natural home of agri-tech, is set to promote growth and innovation in the sector with the creation of a new collaborative group, The Gloucestershire Agri-Tech Partnership.
1 November 2022
The Minster Exchange to open in Spring 2023
Known as the MX, the venue is the catalyst for regenerating the area around St Mary’s Minster, providing much needed workspace for the region’s flourishing cyber tech, digital and creative sectors, including a permanent home for Cheltenham Festivals, a dedicated performance space and the new home of The Growth Hub, Cheltenham.
28 October 2022
Devolution means evolution for GFirst LEP as Council appoints David Owen as Director of Economy and Environment
As a result of central government’s drive for giving more powers to the regions and the devolution agenda in England, all Local Enterprise Partnerships will be integrated into their combined authority or upper-tier local authority, by 2030. In Gloucestershire, this means GFirst LEP will be combined into Gloucestershire County Council.
5 October 2022
The Growth Hub to host Gloucestershire Net Zero Conference in partnership with GFirst LEP
The Growth Hub and GFirst LEP are hosting a Gloucestershire Net Zero Conference aiming to inspire the business community to start their Net Zero journey.
28 September 2022
Join the GFirst LEP Board: We are looking for an Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing Champion
We are looking for a new Board member who has extensive experience in the Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing sector.
20 September 2022
Made in Gloucestershire celebrates its first 50 members
Made in Gloucestershire is celebrating an exciting milestone of reaching 50 members of the finest food and drink superstars from Gloucestershire.
9 September 2022
GFirst LEP are deeply saddened by the news of the Queen's passing
GFirst LEP Chair, Ruth Dooley, and Chief Executive, David Owen, pay tribute to Her Majesty The Queen.
21 July 2022
Four new Innovation Labs to be opened by Gloucestershire Libraries
Based in Stroud, Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and Chipping Campden libraries, the Labs offer accessible, creative community spaces for people of all ages and abilities to get hands-on with digital technology.
21 July 2022
Apply for a grant of up to £50,000 for innovations in Net Zero and Healthcare
You can apply for up to £50,000 for highly innovative ideas that have a clear route to commercialisation through business growth.
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