Part of a series travelling around the North West, this half-day event will give an update on economic activity in Lancashire, the key developments, future sites, and policies shaping the area. Housing, warehouses, offices, retail, City Deal progress, bids for Devolution, and more will be explored in a mix of presentations and panels.
Blackpool Council has set out an exciting and ambitious blueprint for the future, with a heavy focus on maximising opportunities and life chances for local people.
The UK Games Fund is intended to support UK video games development. Aimed at helping smaller companies get concepts into production, the Fund provides additional support to the video games sector, helping to maximise the contribution to economic growth this sector is already delivering.
The Childcare Business Grants Scheme was introduced to boost the provision of childcare in England and to incentivise entrepreneurship. It encourages and supports the starting-up of new childcare businesses by providing a flat rate start-up grant
L'Oréal has announced the launch of ‘Business Opportunities for L'Oréal Development’ (BOLD) - a corporate venture capital fund that will take minority stakes in innovative start-ups with high growth potential.