The Coast to Capital area, has been recognised by the government for its potential to lead world markets with its innovations in digital enabling technologies.Continue reading
The Coast to Capital regional economy was given a £2.4 billion boost thanks to the doubling of overseas investment, new figures from the Department for International Trade (DIT) reveal.Continue reading
Businesses in West Sussex are invited to apply to a new scheme that supports the installation of superfast broadband.Continue reading
Coast to Capital LEP has set up a new Task Force to look at a range of opportunities to increase the delivery of housing and regeneration in the area.Continue reading
Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership is very pleased to announce that Tony Middleton will be joining the team as its new Chief Operating Officer on 13 September 2016.Continue reading
British Airways i360, the world's tallest moving observation tower, will open on Brighton seafront on Thursday 4th August.Continue reading
This is the first ever report into the sector by Coast to Capital and uses a mix of available data and a small survey of local low carbon businesses to explore the strengths of the local sector, the key drivers and barriers to growth, and the skills needs of employers in the sector.Continue reading
A Surrey school's students' enthusiasm for science and engineering earned them a prestigious award at a regional science fair. Students from Sir William Perkins School, Chertsey, won the Coast to Capital STEM Club of the Year award at the Big Bang South East fair after two teams from the school submitted projects.
A landmark decision to build a multi million-pound Engineering and Technology Park on the University of Chichester's Bognor Regis Campus, providing opportunities for thousands of young people, has been approved by councillors.Continue reading
A new report by Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership highlights why the rural economy is vital to the growth and prosperity of the region.
The Rural Statement, produced in conjunction with the LEP and key partners, was launched at Brinsbury College, West Sussex today.
Representatives from 36 Business Groups based across the region presented a letter to the PM stating why Gatwick is the right location for the next Runway.
The letter can be accessed here.
Coast to Capital, the Local Enterprise Partnership, is pleased to announce a further loan investment of £1.25m from its Growing Places Fund to BCMY LTD.Continue reading
Small and medium businesses wanting financial assistance to expand and to create new jobs can now apply for funding from the £2.4 million Business Growth Grants Programme.Continue reading
Queens Square's multi-million pound facelift is set to start work very soon following the appointment of the main construction contractor.Continue reading
Growth Hub Week 16-20 May 2016
Coast to Capital LEP is pleased to announce that around 6,000 local businesses have now been supported by its Business Navigator Growth Hub service which was launched two years ago.
Three businesses in the Coast to Capital area have received a new Queen's Award for Enterprise, recognising their contribution to international trade, innovation and sustainable development.Continue reading
In light of the Communities Secretary Greg Clark's announcement on Tuesday 22 March 2016, which confirmed that £1.8 billion of Local Growth Funds will be made available to Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPS), I wanted to highlight what this means for the Coast to Capital region.Continue reading
Local leaders wanting to boost skills, support business and build more homes will be offered the chance to apply for the latest round of Growth Deals worth billions of pounds, Greg Clark announced at the LEP Annual Conference on 22 March 2016.Continue reading
A total of £5bn of private sector leverage has been secured by Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) to date as part of a list of headline figures announced today at the LEP Annual Conference on 22 March 2016.Continue reading
Coast to Capital has granted final approval to the funding of a flood resilience scheme along the A217 in Surrey.Continue reading
Coast to Capital has granted final approval to the funding of two multi-million pound transport schemes in West Sussex.Continue reading
West Sussex business estates and business clusters have until midnight on 17 April 2016 to apply to a second round of the Digital Connectivity Grant programme.Continue reading
A new website portal aimed at supporting businesses in the Coast to Capital region has been launched.Continue reading
Coast to Capital has agreed an expansion to its Growth Deal with the Government which will see an extra £35.8m invested in the Coast to Capital area between 2016 and 2021.Continue reading
Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is calling for the views of local residents and businesses on two major road schemes to ease congestion in West Sussex.Continue reading
Coast to Capital has launched a guide to provide activities, support and resources for teachers and professors to help encourage students to develop their entrepreneurial mindset.Continue reading