Growing Places Fund

Cricket Club Construction Web ImageGrowing Places Funding is a Government-backed scheme intended to ‘accelerate delivery of economically viable activity to support growth in the local economy’.

A number of Worcestershire schemes have benefited from loans from the Fund, including:

  • Worcestershire County Cricket Club, which received support from the fund to develop improved club conferencing, administration and access facilities alongside a new 120 bedroom Premier Inn hotel
    Please view our video.
  • The Hoobrook Link Road in Kidderminster received joint funding from Worcestershire LEP and the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP enabling construction to begin on the first phase of an enterprise park located at the former British Sugar site.
    Please view our video.