Latest News

14 Aug

Rural Community Awards Now Open

The Plunkett Foundation is welcoming applications for this year’s annual awards celebrating achievements of rural community businesses in tackling rural issues.

08 Aug

Seasalt launches new IT support partnership with Retail Assist

Cornish womenswear retailer, Seasalt has partnered with Retail Assist for IT Support

08 Aug

International sterilisation company get keys to new base at Markham Vale

International sterilisation specialists Sterigenics get keys to a new state-of-the-art facility at Markham Vale creating up to 30 new jobs.

Access to Finance

Before you approach any organisation for financial assistance, you will need to work out where your business is, where you want it to go, and how much you need to take it there. If you’ve reached the point where your business requires an injection of cash, it may not always be obvious where your first port of call should be.

By analysing your business – both in terms of where you are and where you want to take it – the most appropriate means to finance growth should become clearer.

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Funding for New Businesses

Advice and information on the funding options available to new businesses.


Local Access to Finance

Current sources of local funding for businesses.


Financing Skills and Employment

Accessing financial support to increase your business's workforce and to train staff.


National Funding & Grants

National business support products available to growing companies.


Funding News

The latest information for accessing finance and news regarding financial support.


Case Studies

Information on businesses that received financial support to help them develop.