23 November 2020
Covid-19 – New business grant scheme for current lockdown now available
You will be aware that the government has announced further measures to help businesses through the latest lockdown. This includes extensions to the Job Retention Scheme and support for the self-employed.
17 November 2020
Jobs, skills and business support for Gloucestershire NEW PORTAL goes live!
A brand new Skills Portal, making it easier for those looking for a new job, to learn new skills or set up their own business has been launched today.
19 October 2020
Our Path to Recovery - a short film
Our path to recovery, please visit https://www.gfirstlep.com/news/recovery/ to find out how we're helping Gloucestershire recover from the coronavirus pandemic.
9 October 2020
Time for a tea break...
March feels like a very long time ago when a full lockdown began.
1 October 2020
Peer Networks is a peer-to-peer networking programme for SMEs that is delivered locally by the Growth Hub network across Gloucestershire.
25 September 2020
Chancellor outlines Winter Economy Plan
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has today announced a package of measures that will continue to protect jobs and help businesses through the uncertain months ahead as we continue to tackle the spread of the virus.
15 September 2020
Secretary of State visits site of new centre for construction skills
The Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, visited (11 September 2020) the site of the future Construction Skills Accelerator Centre (CSAC), to hear from the visionary team behind the innovative project.
9 September 2020
Join the Volunteer Enterprise Adviser Network
Support your local school or college to deliver world-class career guidance to their students.
27 August 2020
Business Recovery Toolkit
At GFirst LEP we decided to review the wealth of information being promoted during lockdown and, taking that as a base, develop a methodology that businesses of all sizes (from start-ups to SMEs and large companies) could apply as a road map for post-pandemic recovery.
4 August 2020
‘Shovel ready, steady, GO!’
GFirst LEP secures £11.3 million to help the county recover from the Coronavirus pandemic.
30 July 2020
NEW FUNDING to help Gloucestershire SMEs recover from the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic
SMEs in Gloucestershire are set to benefit from new government funding to help them recover from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, the Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government has today announced.
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