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
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.
The LEP has developed an ambitious vision for Cheshire and Warrington to deliver long term, sustainable economic growth. 2014/15 has been an incredibly demanding, stimulating and formative year and has determined the future role for all LEPs across England. Following submission to government of the Cheshire and Warrington Strategic Economic Plan, the blueprint for a £35 billion… Read More
This Strategy sets out our aims and aspirations for the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds. The Funds will play an important role in achieving our ambition to become one of the strongest performing economies, nationally and internationally – driving forward economic growth and boosting productivity in Cheshire and Warrington in a way that builds upon existing strengths and opportunities and addresses… Read More
Partners in Cheshire and Warrington believe that investment in ICT is necessary to support continued economic growth, and is the cornerstone of technology led innovation. To grow, we need all parts of our area to have access to high quality infrastructure and an understanding of how ICT can make a difference to business performance and… Read More