Worcestershire LEP welcomes Autumn 2021 Budget and Spending Review

The Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) welcomes the Government’s Autumn 2021 Budget announcement and Spending review.

Gary Woodman, Chief Executive of the Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership said:” We at the Worcestershire LEP welcome the Government’s Autumn 2021 Budget and Spending Review. I am pleased to see announcements around developments in broadband coverage for the UK, Research and Development support including tax credits for innovative businesses and extra capital funding announced for Apprenticeships, the T-Level programme roll out and Further Education establishments. These announcements support our local Plan for Growth as we drive Worcestershire towards our 2040 vision of creating a connected, creative, dynamic economy for all.”

“We look forward to receiving more news and details around these announcements over the coming weeks.”

For more information on the budget announcement, visit the Government website here. – https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/autumn-budget-and-spending-review-2021

To learn more about the Worcestershire Plan for Growth, visit our website here. – https://www.wlep.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/WLEP-Plan-for-Growth-2020-2040-FULL-VERSION.pdf