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22 Nov

Our Future Derby

A new and exciting initiative which engages primary school children and introduces them to the changing world of work is being rolled-out across 37 primary schools in Derby. Find out how you can get involved.

21 Nov

New EAFRD to help create new jobs for Rural Businesses

The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth Programme has opened a new call under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) worth £35 million.

18 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.

Enterprise and Innovation Centre at Nottingham Trent University

The new home for local businesses, start-ups, students, graduates and local entrepreneurs.

Nottingham Trent University are opening a dynamic and innovative centre for both entrepreneurs and growing enterprises that want to work and co-locate with them.

The centre will accommodate growth and innovation-based businesses from across the local region, next to University spin outs and student and graduate enterprises. Providing members with high-quality facilities and an extensive business support offer in a city-centre location. Part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Businesses and entrepreneurs joining the Centre will benefit from personalised support based on the core values of:

  • Collaboration, working within the centre and across the University to widen networks and enable a joint working that will bring benefit to all parties.
  • Connectivity, linking members with organisations and individuals that will add value to them and assist in the success of their enterprises.
  • Community, bringing together members and partners for peer to peer development; the sharing of knowledge and experience; building confidence; and developing commercial opportunities.

Their dedicated centre team have a wealth of experience aimed at supporting enterprise. They can give you the advice and support needed for your company to take its next step, from start-up to scale-up.

Join their community now and help them steer the conversation on local enterprise at

Nottingham Trent University