The Strategic Economic Plan (SEP), produced by the Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP), covers the period up to 2040. It sets out an ambitious growth strategy for the subregion focussing on delivering a £50 billion a year economy in terms of GVA. The SEP identifies the need for growth to be targeted in… Read More
Warrington East Highway Scheme is the second phase of a three phase scheme on the A574 in Warrington. The £13.35m project seeks to ease the significant congestion in the area and increase capacity on the road network in East Warrington to support the development of housing and commercial opportunities. The scheme proposed will deliver: Partial… Read More
Cheshire West and Chester Council have been working to develop a one estate building to replace the current council offices and bring several services under one roof to improve access to services for local people. Please download the outline business case here. Download the independent appraisal here.
Sydney Road Bridge Project is an £11m scheme to improve traffic flow by installing a new two lane bridge and new pathway making it safer for pedestrians and cyclists and improving air quality by reducing the amount of queuing traffic. The scheme is expected to significantly reduce travel time and tie in with the improvements… Read More
The original funding provided by the Government to operate Growth Hubs runs out on 31 March, and, as a result the contract to run Cheshire and Warrington’s Hub, currently held by Blue Orchid Enterprise Solutions Ltd, expires on the same date. In mid-January, the Government confirmed that it would provide C&W with £287k in… Read More
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