Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership has today launched its annual report for 2016/17, including its annual accounts. The report highlights the LEP’s key achievements and successes over the last year, including the refresh of the area’s Strategic Economic Plan and the launch of the Cheshire Science Corridor Enterprise Zone, and outlines its future priorities… Read More
Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (C&WLEP) is seeking to appoint consultants to prepare an overarching investment value proposition for the sub-region along with a specific value proposition for the Cheshire Science Corridor and the LEP’s six key target sectors. Cheshire and Warrington has recently launched its refreshed Strategic Economic Plan which sets out the… Read More
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Cheshire West and Chester Council have requested a grant of £3.8m towards the costs of the “Unlocking Winsford Industrial Land” project from the LEPs Local Growth Fund Programme. A brief description of the project is below: 30ha of new employment land has been identified at the northern end of Winsford 1-5 Industrial Estate. The proposals… Read More
Cheshire East Council is leading on the £69m regeneration of Crewe town Centre, which is phased to ensure the town is well-placed to benefit from the future opening of a HS2 Hub Station. The LEP is considering awarding a grant of £10m towards the costs of the regeneration programme from their Local Growth Fund award.… Read More
The LEP has achieved so much since the first version of the Strategic Economic Plan was launched in 2014. The refresh of the Strategic Economic Plan takes place at a time when the national political and economic environment has changed significantly. It is a chance to recalibrate the LEP’s ambitions and hear from partners and stakeholders… Read More
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The Cheshire and Warrington LEP will be publishing its refreshed Strategic Economic Plan (SEP) in early July, which identifies energy as a key sectoral strength. This includes our energy ‘knowledge base’ and a cluster of businesses specialising in nuclear engineering and electricity distribution systems. Securing affordable energy and delivering clean growth are also identified as… Read More
This is the latest update providing you with news about the Cheshire and Warrington ERDF Programme. Download the full March update here.
Cheshire & Warrington LEP is seeking to appoint consultants to provide specialist commercial property market and development advice and to prepare a realistic and deliverable set of integrated Development Plans for each of the sites in the Cheshire Science Corridor Enterprise Zone. Download more information to tender
The Cheshire and Warrington LEP is seeking to appoint suitably experienced and qualified search consultants to assist in the process of recruiting a new Chair and up to nine new Board Members. A copy of the Invitation to Tender is attached along with Job descriptions for the posts (‘Appendix A and B’). Deadline for return… Read More
The Cheshire & Warrington local authorities, the LEP and their partners need to target services and public sector investment effectively, help attract private sector investment and help local businesses to grow and prosper. These organisations also need to assess business health and identify any business sectors (both existing and emerging ones) which have particular growth… Read More