Economic productivity is one of the key challenges facing the North of England, the “Northern Powerhouse”, and needs to be addressed if the region is to more strongly contribute to economic growth within the UK. Partners across the North of England – led by the Local Enterprise Partnerships (including Cheshire and Warrington LEP) and the… Read More
Our ambition: to put employers at the heart of inspiring and informing all our residents about career and progression opportunities and making the curriculum fit for purpose. Cheshire and Warrington is a highly successful economy. Our economic output is greater than that of the core cities. We have world leading businesses, in world leading sectors… Read More
Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership covers the Local Authority areas of Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire East and Warrington. The LEP’s ambition is to grow the economy of Cheshire and Warrington to a £50bn economy by 2040. Cheshire and Warrington is already a highly productive manufacturing economy. Our area is responsible for around a… Read More
This scheme covers the A51 Tarvin Road between the M53/A55/A51 Vicars Cross junction and Tarvin roundabout junction with the A51 and A54. The A54 and A51 are strategic roads running east and south-east respectively linking Chester to the M6. The road is a principle route for commuter and other traffic movements to access Chester and… Read More
The Local Growth Fund is awarded on a competitive basis and as such the LEP has to ensure that it is presenting a compelling case to Government and that the projects it submits show a clear rationale and well defined benefits. Further guidance on the Local Growth Fund is available here. Project Details: 30ha of… Read More
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Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (C&WLEP) is seeking to appoint search consultants to support the appointment of a Senior Investment Manager who will be responsible for the co-ordination of inward investment and key account management activities across the sub-region. A draft job description and person specification for the post is attached at the end… Read More
Delivering the right Crewe Hub is of critical importance to a wide area. Get it right and it can act as a catalyst to unlock significant economic growth for an area of 2.1 million people and containing industries with a world class manufacturing & engineering supply base, home to best in class companies and leaders in high value/lean… Read More
The Joint European Support for Sustainable Investment in City Areas (JESSICA) is a European funding mechanism to promote investment in urban development projects. A North West JESSICA Holding Fund was established by the Northwest Development Agency in 2009, utilising European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) resources from the North West Operational Programme. This North West Urban… Read More
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
Download the July report here.