Gloucestershire Airport Anson Park
The £1.885m Growth Deal investment assists the Airport to maximise its commercial potential and embark on an ambitious 10-year plan, to provide continued and sustainable growth for the benefit of the local economy and the wider region beyond.
The Growth Deal £4.53m funding contributes to a total funding package of £13.1m for the A40 Innsworth Gateway Scheme.
Wild Campus Cirencester
This project is improving habitat environments across three neighbouring educational sites - the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester College, and Cirencester Deer Park School.
Scale Up 4 Growth
Scale Up 4 Growth Gloucestershire (S4GG) is a programme of business support and £1m of grant funding, available to help the county’s SMEs scale and grow.
Manufacturing Advisory Programmes: LMAP & GMAP
LMAP, and its successor GMAP, are manufacturing advisory programmes designed to stimulate growth in Gloucestershire’s manufacturing businesses: through advice, consultancy, grants, training and more.
Inward Investment Gloucestershire
Inward Investment Gloucestershire is designed to promote the county as an attractive destination for overseas investment.
Habitat Cheltenham aims to bring natural habitats into the built-up and urban spaces of Cheltenham town centre, and link these to the existing network of green spaces on the edges of the town.
Gloucestershire Canal Tow Paths Upgrade
This project will deliver upgrades to Gloucestershire’s canal towpaths, to provide an improved experience for both walkers and wildlife.
Improving Broadband in Gloucestershire
These projects are working to improve the connectivity and broadband for businesses throughout Gloucestershire, and properties in rural or unserviced areas.
Southwest Bypass Improvements
A congestion reduction scheme to dual the final section of the Southwest Bypass along Llanthony Road.
Lydney Cycling Improvements
The project has created a pleasant, safe and accessible network of pathways linking together Lydney town centre, Aylburton, the railway station, Dean Academy, and the local residential areas.
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
Gloucester Railway Station to receive additional funding
Gloucester Railway Station is to receive an additional £1.7m DfT funding. The project has already received £4.3m Growth Deal Funding through GFirst LEP.
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