We passionately believe that Cheshire and Warrington is the best place in the UK to ‘live, work, invest and relax’. We are a sub-region with a track record of outstanding economic performance, coupled with an outstanding array of urban, semi-urban and rural communities and natural resources. During the development of this Strategy, 80% of business… Read More
Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership has launched its annual report for 2017/18, including its annual accounts. The report highlights the LEP’s key achievements and successes over the last year and outlines its future priorities for the year ahead. Click here to see our annual review for 2017/18
“Energy and Clean Growth is a key theme in the LEP’s refreshed Strategic Economic Plan and one of the Grand Challenges set out in the national Industrial Strategy. The LEP, supported by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has now produced an Energy and Clean Growth Strategy for Cheshire and Warrington. The… Read More
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
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
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
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
Download the July report here.
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
This is the latest update providing you with news about the Cheshire and Warrington ERDF Programme. Download the full March update here.