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Scale Up Institute Publishes the 2019 Scale Up Rev...
This report shows scaleup businesses are a crucial part of growth and productivity across our econo...
Commercialising quantum technology: technology pro...
UK businesses can express an interest in applying for a share of up to £30 million to collaborate on...
Driving the electric revolution: building regional...
Up to £30 million is available to create regional centres of excellence for the development, prototy...
We're recruiting!
Recruitment of Growth Hub Manager
A303 Stonehenge Tunnel latest
Upcoming Meeting of Careers Hub Steering Group - 1...
Meeting of Skills & Talent Subgroup - 4 November 2...
An open letter to business from the Prime Minister...
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s open letter to business following the announcement of a new Brexit de...
Great West Way Named Finalist in International Tou...
Chipside wins Global ICT Excellence Award
Chipside has been recognised by the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) with ...
New offices for Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterp...
The champions of local growth move to new offices in Digital Mansion Corsham
Upcoming Board Meeting - Wednesday, 27 November 20...
SWLEP Board Meeting for 27 November 2019
Business Representative Organisations' Meeting - W...
Business Representative Organisations' Group Meeting - 6 November 2019
Careers Hub Steering Group Meeting - 19 September ...
Skills & Talent Subgroup Meeting - 10 September 20...
Growth Summit Keynote Speakers Confirmed
Keynote speakers confirmed for the 2019 Business Growth Summit on 3rd October.
SWLEP Appoints Seven New Board Directors
Seven new directors from the private sector have been appointed to the SWLEP Board to increase its s...
SWLEP Board Meeting - Thursday, 26 September 2019
SWLEP Board Meeting for 26 September 2019
SWLEP Supports A Powerhouse for the West
Director Paddy Bradley spoke about the collaborative work of Local Enterprise Partnerships in the We...
Board Meeting - 24 July 2019
Careers Hub Expands Reach
New Building Works Start at Wiltshire College
New Building Works Start at Wiltshire College & University Centre’s Salisbury Campus
Business Representative Meeting - Wednesday, 7 Aug...
Business Representative Organisations' Group Meeting - 7th August 2019
Statement on Honda UK's Announcement
Paddy Bradley's statement following Honda UK's announcement confirming the closure of their site in ...
SWLEP Board is Recruiting
The Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) is recruiting local business leaders to...
Careers Hub Steering Group Meeting - 16th May 2019
Careers Hub Steering Group Meeting - 15th February...
Careers Hub Steering Group Meeting - 30th November...
Institute of Technology For Swindon
Swindon's £21m Institute of Technology bid to Government successful.
Call Open to Loan Fund for Business Growth
Applications invited to Growing Places Infrastructure Fund (GPIF) Loan Programme
£1.25 Million Loan for Our Wilton Enterprise Hub
Our Wilton Community Interest Company has been approved a loan of £1.25 million
Corsham landmark transformed into digital innovati...
Board Meeting - 23rd May 2019
Board Meeting - 20th March 2019
Business Representative Organisations' Meeting - 8...
Statement on Honda Manufacturing UK 's Announcemen...
SWLEP Director and Business Secretary Statements responding to Honda Manufacturing UK's Announcement
Minister Appointed for South Wiltshire
Lord Henley appointed as Minister for South Wiltshire.
Businesses in South Wiltshire Invited to Summit
Skills & Talent Subgroup Meeting - 19 July 2019
Cineworld to Host 2019 Business Growth Summit
Cineworld at Regent Circus Swindon will host the 2019 Swindon & Wiltshire Business Growth Summit.
England’s First Advanced Plastics Recycling Facili...
Plans to deliver a world-leading advanced Plastics Recycling Facility are being explored by Swindon ...
£1m Loan for Recycling Technologies Agreed In Prin...
Recycling Technologies to be granted £1 million loan by Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partn...
A303 Stonehenge Improvements Latest
Proposed improvements to the A303 at Stonehenge take a step forward
HRH The Duchess of Cornwall launches £9 million ce...
Careers Summit in Swindon
Careers Summit hosted by SWLEP and partners at STEAM.
Board Meeting - 23rd January 2019
Skills & Talent Sub-group Meeting - 11th January 2...
Business Representative Organisations' Meeting - 1...
Board Meeting - 28th November 2018
Business Representative Organisations' Meeting - 7...
Work Begins at Wiltshire College & University Cent...
Work begins to develop Wiltshire College & University Centre's Salisury Campus, an investment of ove...
Growth Hub Governance Group Meeting - 16th October...
Skills & Talent Sub-group Meeting - 6th November 2...
Government Officials from South Korea Visit Wiltsh...
SWLEP hosts a visit of a delegation from South Korea’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affai...
Rail Strategy Group Meeting - 9th October 2018
Innovation and Economic Growth Showcased at Summit
A review of the 2018 Business Growth Summit organised by the Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Pa...
Three months for the price of one at the new Works...
Free trial from Swindons new Workshed for local entrepreneurs.
Parajet Xplorer Sky Quad UK Launch at Swindon & Wi...
Sky Quad UK Launch at Swindon & Wiltshire Business Growth Summit
Agenda and Board Papers for 19th September 2018
World’s First in Aviation Technology
Aviation enthusiast and global entrepreneur will be showcasing a world’s first in aviation technolog...
Business Growth Summit Speakers Confirmed
Inspiration speakers confirmed for Swindon & Wiltshire Business Growth Summit
"A Fish Rots From the Head" says 75 Year-Old MD of...
Wise words on successful business leadership from 75 year old businesswoman Molly Fisher.
How to Prepare for a No Deal Brexit
Guidance from the UK Government on how to prepare for Brexit if there's No Deal
Business Representative Organisations' Meeting - 8...
Google’s Digital Garage in Devizes
Google's Digital Garage at Devizes Friday 31 August 2018.
We're Recruiting a Careers Hub Lead
Are you the person to lead the delivery of effective careers education in Swindon & Wiltshire?
Digisheds Launched to Tackle Digital Skills Gap
SWLEP Welcomes Government Review to Strengthen Rol...
Government review of LEPs strengthens their role.
Agenda and Board Papers for 25th July 2018
Swindon & Wiltshire Announced as ‘Careers Hub’ to ...
Swindon & Wiltshire will become one of 20 Career Hubs in England to help transform careers education...
Future Relationship Between the United Kingdom and...
The Government has published its White Paper on the future relationship between the UK and the EU.
Swindon & Wiltshire Business Growth Summit
Save the Date - 4th October 2018 - The Swindon & Wiltshire Business Growth Summit @ The Longhouse, L...
Place Shaping Group Meeting - 27th June 2018
Chippenham Station Refurbishment Just the Ticket
Refurbishment of Chippenham Station is underway with SWLEP investing £16m in the project.
Prime Minister chairs first Council of Local Enter...
Chairman John Mortimer meets with Council of Local Enterprise Partnership Leaders chaired by the Pri...
Improving Rail Links to Heathrow
Have your say on improving rail links to Heathrow.
Digital Capability Sub-group Meeting - 17th May 20...
Swindon’s New “Workshed” Offers 150 Co-Working Spa...
SME Innovators’ Incubation Centre Opens 1st June. Swindon’s New “Workshed” Offers 150 Co-Working Spa...
Hydrogen Hub welcomes Energy Minister Claire Perry...
Find out what happened when Energy and Clean Growth Minister Claire Perry attended the Hydrogen Hub ...
Upcoming Board Meeting - Wednesday, 19 September 2...
Agenda and Board Papers for 24th May 2018
Shaping Our Local Industrial Strategy
We are gearing up to create an industry-led Local Industrial Strategy that harnesses sector strength...
Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Trust Determined to...
£210k to Support Businesses in Salisbury
Grant Available to Attend Eureka Innovation Days i...
£1,200 grant available for companies to attend Eureka brokerage event in Helsinki.
Digital Investment Priorities Emerging
Businesses invited to get involved in finalising the draft Digital Strategy for Swindon & Wiltshire.
£8m Loan Fund for Business Growth in Swindon & Wil...
Businesses invited to make applications up to around £2m in support of capital projects that help st...
Salisbury Ongoing Business Support Update
Update for the local business community on ongoing support.
£48 million Investment in ‘Chemical Weapons Defenc...
Defence Secretary announces an investment of £48 million in a new Chemical Weapons Defence Centre at...
£80million Fund to Help SMEs Engage In Apprentices...
Chancellor Philip Hammond announces £80 million worth of funding will be made available to support s...
Agenda and Board Papers for 21st March 2018
Upcoming JSEC Meeting - 19 April 2018
Driving the Economy of Swindon and Wiltshire
Find out more about how The Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership sets the strategic e...
Next JSTG Meeting - w/c 9th April 2018
Is Your Business Embracing Digital Technology Oppo...
Influence the development of a Digital Strategy for Swindon and Wiltshire by joining us for our Busi...
Local Employers Urged to Rethink Apprenticeships
Upcoming Board Meeting - Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Board Papers for 24 January 2018
JSEC Meeting 21st Feb 2018 Agenda and Papers
Building our Industrial Strategy
The Industrial Strategy green paper is a significant start to determine UK’s economic future.
Industrial Strategy Opportunities for Swindon & Wi...
Paddy Bradley speaks about the industrial strategy opportunities.
Growth Hub Appoints New Manager
The recently relaunched Swindon & Wiltshire Growth Hub sees the appointment of Jo Minnaar.
Agenda and Board Papers 24 January 2018
Agenda and papers for Board Meeting, 24 January 2018.
Have Your Say on University Level Skills Provision...
Developing a Higher Education Strategy, SWLEP are inviting you to contribute.
New Year Honours 2018 recognise Swindon & Wiltshir...
Our new Board Member has been recognised by Her Majesty The Queen in the New Year 2018 Honours list!
Are You a Small Business With a Big Heart?
Empower young adults to solve social issues through enterprise.
What does 2018 look like for Swindon & Wiltshire?
2018 is set to be a year full of opportunities as we work together with local businesses, councils a...
Low Carbon Energy Support Across Swindon and Wilt...
a £3.75m grant fund launched by Swindon and Wiltshire to support low carbon projects
Swindon & Wiltshire European Programmes Event 2017
Swindon and Wiltshire held its first EU-Programmes annual Event at Lackham House, Wiltshire.
SWLEP 2017 Annual Conference Review
SWLEP team up with RIKA Digital to develop a Growth Hub to support the growth of local businesses.
European Structural & Investment Funds (ESIF) 2017...
our ESIF 2017 Conference is Showcasing important investments, projects and the new Growth Hub.
Fuelling International Relations
The delegation from the China EV100 arrives in Swindon.
South Western Railway Strike
South Western Railway take industrial action - stay up to date.
Could you be the South West FSB Small Business of ...
Showcasing the best small businesses from all over the UK.
Development Opportunity for Managers in Swindon & ...
Equipping managers with the tools for leadership.
Regeneris Commissioned to Produce New Local Econom...
Our new partner to deliver a new Local Economic Assessment (LEA).
South West Rural Productivity Commission Publishes...
The commission has looked at involved sectors, growth opportunities and barriers.
ERDF research infrastructure call event
A drive for business innovation and economic growth.
SWLEP announces new Board Members
Five new members have been appointed to the SWLEP board.
SWLEP Annual Report 2017
The SWLEP Annual Report 2017 reflects on the achievements of the SWLEP.
Institute for Apprenticeships is looking for Route...
The Institute for Apprenticeships are looking for people to join the Route Panels.
New Work Wiltshire website launched
Putting vital employment and skills information in one place.
Agenda and Board papers for 19 July, 2017
SWLEP launches £500,000 fund for new workspaces in...
Giving interested businesses an insight into the grant and its application process.
SWLEP launches £1m GPIF loan for local business
The SWLEP has opened its call to the ‘Growing Places Infrastructure Fund (GPIF)'
South West Local Enterprise Partnerships set up Ru...
South West Rural Productivity Commission – Understanding our rural economy
Queen's Award for Enterprise 2017 announced
The Queen’s Award for Enterprise for outstanding contribution by UK businesses is now open.
Agenda and Board papers for 25 May 2017
Agenda and papers for SWLEP Board Meeting, Thursday, 25 May 2017.
SWLEP Board is recruiting
The SWLEP board is looking to expand its board membership to widen its experience across the board.
Swindon and Wiltshire Growth Hub Survey 2017
The growth Hub Survey takes 3min to complete and it will reflect the needs of local businesses.
SWLEP submits consultation response to Industrial ...
The government released its green paper on Industrial Strategy for feedback on its approach.
Making Business Greater- a Growth Hub event
The Swindon and Wiltshire Growth Hub held its first event of the year ‘Making your Business Greater’...
Agenda and Board papers for 22 March 2017
The agenda and papers for the SWLEP Board Meeting is starting at 9.30am on 22 March 2017.
SWLEP secures £28.1m local growth funding for key ...
The Local Growth Fund 3 investment provides further impetus to the area’s economy, paving the way fo...
Switch on to Swindon
Switch On to Swindon (SOTS) is an initiative to promote Swindon.
Agenda and Board papers for 25th January 2017
Agenda and papers for Board Meeting, 25 January.