The South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership has now
formally closed as a registered limited company.

To stay updated on the latest economic developments throughout the region, we encourage you to visit the South East Midlands Growth Hub. The SEM Growth Hub also provides free business advice and guidance to all businesses, manages funding and grant programmes and has an extensive resource library where businesses can find additional support.

Visit the South East Midlands Growth Hub here

You can still continue to browse the SEMLEP website, and contact
all employees using their existing email addresses.

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Government announces new investment through Towns Fund

6 September 2019

Today, Local Government Secretary Rt Hon. Robert Jenrick MP has announced investment of up to £25million for 100 places across the country, with Bedford, Corby, Milton Keynes and Northampton in the South East Midlands among the towns included in this round of funding. 

Local Government Secretary, Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP, said, "Ensuring that prosperity and opportunities are available to everyone in this country, not just those in London or our biggest cities, is at the heart of the mission of this government.

"We want to level-up our great towns, raising living standards and ensuring they can thrive with transformative investment in transport, technology, skills and culture."

Hilary Chipping, SEMLEP's Chief Executive said, "We welcome that news that communities in the South East Midlands area will benefit from today’s new Town Deal announcement. We await the publication of the prospectus that will provide further detail about this funding and will support the local councils in the development of their proposals.

"We will work closely with other areas in the South East Midlands on other funding opportunities and make the case for continued investment in creating the good quality places where people want to live and work."

More information about the Town Deals can be found on the government website:  https://www.gov.uk/government/news/100-places-to-benefit-from-new-towns-fund

 

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