16 September 2017
High Impact Export Support for High Growth SMES
Gloucestershire is home to major exporters such as Prima Dental and Renishaw, however as identified in the Gloucestershire Local Enterprise Partnership Structural and Investment Funds Strategy, there is evidence that productivity has slowed.
10 September 2017
New Call ERDF
The following European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) call is now open for partners to begin the application process. This call invites proposals that support inward (foreign direct) investment into the Gloucestershire Local Enterprise Partnership area. The budget for this call is £500K. The closing date for submissions is 10th November 2017.
29 August 2017
Private Sector & Voluntary/Community Sector Board Member
Are you passionate about Gloucestershire, its economic wellbeing and future success?
2 August 2017
Growth Hub in Stroud
GFirst LEP wants to support the growth of businesses in Stroud District through our Growth Hub offer.
28 July 2017
Brownfield development to create employment in Gloucester
A £3 million loan to assist in the redevelopment of a new data centre known as Shield House Gloucester has been approved from the Gloucestershire Infrastructure and Investment Fund (GIIF).
12 July 2017
Introducing the GREEN Skills Centre
Go behind the scenes of the newly opened GREEN Skills Centre, a specialist STEM educational facility.
4 July 2017
Three new European calls
The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) calls are now open for Digital Tech, Export and Low Carbon Innovation
22 June 2017
Special Schools Young Entrepreneurs
GFirst LEP’s Education Team ran its Young Entrepreneurs day on Wednesday 21st June at the Pavilion in Cheltenham, for 6 special schools from across the county, with the schools taking part bringing students with Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD) together.
19 June 2017
Improving Gloucestershire's Infrastructure
We're improving transport infrastructure all across the county.
19 June 2017
GFirst LEP Launches Cyber Security Centre
GFirst LEP are putting Gloucestershire on the map when it comes to cyber security.
19 June 2017
New premises for county engineering company
The Stroud Metal Company has been awarded £3.5 million by the Gloucestershire Infrastructure and Investment Fund (GIIF) to facilitate the relocation of both factory and office space, to a new site located off Brunel Way in nearby Stonehouse.
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