Welcome to the

Swindon & Wiltshire LEP

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The Fundamentals

John Mortimer 2018 Growth Summit

Who we are

Find out about the LEP, our vision and meet our Board.

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Birds eye view of SWLEP

What we do

Championing local growth with responsibility towards the community

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Making decisions

Board structure and governance framework

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Our Finances

Where do we get our funding from and what do we spend it on

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The 2018 SWLEP Annual Report

This year has seen much activity. We have reshaped the Growing Places Infrastructure Fund to empower businesses, completed major infrastructure projects, increased our transparency and revitalised our digital platforms.
Read our 2018 Annual Report to discover more.

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Our Strategic Objectives



A well connected, reliable and resilient transport system supporting economic development growth at key locations is at the heart of our strategy

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Digital Capability

Excellence in digital connectivity and transformation to achieve business growth, innovative public services and influence societal change

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Skills and Talent

Nurturing an appropriately-skilled and competitive workforce to achieve our growth ambitions whilst providing world-class opportunities

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People and skills

Business Development

To strengthen the competitiveness of small and medium sized businesses whilst attracting a significant foreign and domestic investment in the area

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What we have achieved

See our work in action

The work of the SWLEP is often most visible in the infrastructure and place-shaping projects it funds, delivering a well-connected, reliable and resilient transport system that supports the continued development of our city, towns and villages as thriving and attractive places to live and work

Growth Hub website

A place for your business to grow

The Growth Hub is an exciting new online community developed exclusively for the businesses of Swindon and Wiltshire. The Hub directs you to a wide range of impartial business support and advice, as well as providing valuable insights, access to events, specialist programmes and funding to help your business thrive.

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