The Blackpool Pride of Place Partnership has commissioned an independent social enterprise, The Connectives, to facilitate conversations about plans to transform Blackpool.
Cllr Mark Smith, Cabinet Member for Regeneration, Enterprise and Economic Development was joined by Rob Green, Head of Enterprise Zones at Blackpool Council this week at Blackpool Airport Enterprise Zone, to mark the start of the first phase of redevelopment.
Creative England is supporting SMEs in the creative sector, particularly those that may be struggling to access the necessary finance from traditional sources needed to take their business to the next stage. Creative England is providing competitive loans to digital businesses in order to make their growth plans a reality.
The Cartier Women's Initiative Awards is an annual international business plan competition with aims to identify, support and encourage projects by women entrepreneurs.
This grant competition offers funding on a monthly basis to help start-up and early-stage businesses in the UK become established and grow their operations into successful enterprises.