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13 Nov

Invitation to Tender: ScaleUp360 Programme Workshops and Business Advice

A procurement opportunity has arisen for a bank of high growth business support specialists to supply 1-2-1 business advice and workshops to businesses and entrepreneurs in the Sheffield City Region (SCR).

11 Nov

Flood Support from Nottinghamshire County Council and Derbyshire County Council

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire County Council have announced their support for residents and businesses affected by recent flooding. Both councils are offering emergency payments of up to £300 for small businesses who have been affected by the floods.

30 Oct

Workshops at flagship iHub Innovation Centre achieve full occupancy

The £12m iHub innovation centre on Infinity Park in Derby has scored another success after its state-of-the-art hybrid workshop achieved 100% occupancy.

Growth Hub Blog

HS2 Ltd’s Rolling Stock Industry Day – 27th March 2017, London

February 9th, 2017

Two weeks ago HS2 Ltd issued a Periodic Indicative Notice (PIN), for the procurement of the HS2 Rolling Stock Manufacture and Maintenance Services. The PIN also invites interested suppliers of all tiers to register their interest for an industry event, to

Pitch@Palace open for business

January 23rd, 2017

Pitch@Palace offers the chance to get your Tech business idea in front of a global audience of influencers who can catapult it to the next level. Established by The Duke of York, in less than three years Pitch@Palace has helped over 247 businesses grow, w

Discover the Future of Transportation at Venturefest East Midlands

January 19th, 2017

The future of transportation will be one of the hot topics at this year’s Venturefest East Midlands at Derby Arena on 22 March. The event will host an in depth session on the subject with speakers including Rolls Royce, Balfour Beatty and University of No

Book Now for Open Doors!

January 19th, 2017

Following the success of last year’s event, Build UK and CITB are working together again to organise Open Doors 2017 which will take place from 27 March to 1 April 2017. Bookings are now available on the Open Doors website so whether you are looking for

Getting the most out of your communications and marketing

November 11th, 2016

I had the pleasure this week of partnering with the D2N2 Growth Hub in Chesterfield, Derbyshire and running a morning workshop for over 20 local businesses on how to get the most out of their communications and marketing.