Companies across the Marches exported £2.34 billion of goods last year, new figures show.
Projects which will promote economic growth and create jobs across the Marches could benefit from a share of £8 million of European funding.
£140,000 manufacturing support boost generates 78 jobs in the Marches Nearly 80 new jobs have been created at small to medium-sized manufacturers across the Marches thanks to dedicated support designed to boost performance and help them increase sales.
A thriving engineering company is creating 50 new jobs through a £4million investment in Hereford’s Skylon Park.
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Coopers Gourmet Foods, famed both locally and across the UK for its premium sausage rolls and other gourmet food products, has expanded its manufacturing base and product range, after receiving a grant by the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
Telford & Wrekin Council has let a contract for the construction of two industrial units at T54, the borough’s premier employment site, already home to Magna International, Polytec and AXYZ Automation.
A new £8m investment at Hereford Enterprise Zone officially opened this week – a development which will offer more than 61,000 sq ft of industrial and office space for businesses. Priority Space is building the 60-unit speculative development called Centenary Park, with phase one opened by Herefordshire MP Jesse Norman on Friday (SEPT 7). The […]
The business community across Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin has much to be proud of. The area – and the wider Marches region – has an excellent track record of innovation, growth and creating prosperity. We have a thriving business sector which, in turn, feeds into a network of vibrant and confident communities which make […]
Initiatives to boost workforce skills and help young people into education, employment or training in the Marches are being urged to bid for more than £14m of EU funding. Tenders for European Social Funding (ESF) opened as part of the Education and Skills Funding Agency 2019-2021 Opt-in programme giving organisations the opportunity to bid for […]