Worcestershire LEP has a vacancy for an Administration Assistant, Modern Apprentice. Click here for full job description. Closing date for applications is 27 August 2014. If you would like to...Read more Vacancy – Modern Apprenticeship
(First published in the Worcester News – 1 August 2014) At a business breakfast we held recently we took the opportunity to reveal two new marketing tools we’ve developed to...Read more Worcestershire is great for business
Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership used a recent breakfast briefing to launch its new ‘World Class Worcestershire’ inward investment brochure and film. Both the film and the brochure seek to position...Read more Worcestershire LEP launches ‘World Class Worcestershire’
A capacity audience attended a breakfast briefing today (30 July) to hear more about the outcome of Worcestershire’s Strategic Economic Plan and what the Growth Deal with Government means for...Read more WLEP Business Breakfast – Report
(First published in the Worcester News 18 July 2014) After weeks of anticipation, debate, speculation and negotiation we now know what will be coming from Government to Worcestershire as our...Read more Worcestershire Growth Deal great news for the county
First published in the Worcester News 4 July 2014: In previous editions of our Worcester News column, I have talked about the importance of particular sectors for Worcestershire’s economy. For...Read more Agri-tech and its importance for Worcestershire
As the Tour de France leaves Britain’s shores for stages in France, Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership is in the throes of its preparations for Stage 4 of the Tour of...Read more Tour of Britain – Volunteers needed!
Government has today (7 July 2014) announced its funding for capital projects in Worcestershire for 2015/6 following receipt and analysis of the county’s Strategic Economic Plan (SEP), submitted at the...Read more Worcestershire Growth Deal
Sanctuary Group and the Worcester News have announced an exciting competition open to local school children, with a very special prize up for grabs. Thanks to the Worcestershire LEP, Worcestershire...Read more Worcester children can ‘Touch the Tour’
Within the next few days, Government is expected to provide first indications of 2015/6 funding allocations from the ‘single pot’. This follows submission of the 39 LEPs’ Strategic Economic Plans...Read more Strategic Economic Plan: outcomes imminent
Peter Pawsey, Executive Chair of Worcestershire LEP, is urging county businesses and entrepreneurs to submit their bids for a Redundant Buildings Grant. A sum of £1.5 million was originally awarded ...Read more £1 million fund to bring old buildings back to life
Worcestershire LEP has announced details of its new county-wide Apprenticeship Awards. The Awards aim to recognise the best talent in the county and twelve categories are now open for nominations...Read more New county-wide apprenticeship awards announced
First published in Worcester News 20 June 2014. Last Thursday, I had the great pleasure of hosting the regional launch of Stage 4 of this year’s Tour of Britain cycle...Read more Economic benefits of Tour of Britain
The route that Stage Four of this year’s Tour of Britain will take through Worcestershire was revealed at a reception held at The Hive, Worcester on 19 June. Timed to...Read more Tour of Britain – Worcestershire route revealed!
First published in the Worcester News 6 June 2014 It’s important for Worcestershire that in our drive to raise the profile of the county, the Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership does...Read more Importance of sporting, cultural and arts activities
The President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Mr Geoff French, recently came to Worcestershire on a visit that was organised by the LEP. Hosted by Peter Pawsey, Executive Chair...Read more ICE President visits Worcestershire