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'Grow Your Business' Programme - Peterborough

Our ‘Grow Your Business’ Programme is open to local and small businesses operating in, or creating opportunities in Peterborough. Our focus is on helping to increase business growth and create employment for local people. We provide 3 months of specialist support and the tools to help your local business thrive and grow as society begins to build back after COVID-19.

The programme is open to all types of established local businesses; you could be running a café, a corner shop, a garage, florist or photography business.

If you are ambitious and want to grow your business, gaining new customers, taking your business online or diversifying, we can help.

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The Offer

3 months of dedicated support

Workshops to fit around your schedule

Peer-to-peer support

1:1 Mentoring

Specialist advice

Completely free

Community focus

We support the growth of small businesses in Peterborough. By helping to create more opportunity and employment locally, we hope to encourage a thriving community.

We have been running our Grow Your Business programme in East London for over 3 years, and have helped almost 250 businesses in Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Newham and Waltham Forest.

Who are we looking for?

Anyone running a business locally in Peterborough that wants to grow.

Ambitious entrepreneurs who are looking to increase revenue and gain more customers.

Open to all types of businesses; you could be running a café, a corner shop, a local garage, florist or photography business!

Businesses in the community – we're looking for locally established products, services and teams!

Sound like you?

  • Applications now open until February 28th. We will accept or decline applications on a rolling basis, so the cohort may be filled before the deadline.
  • The programme is open to all businesses working within the Greater Cambridgeshire area; we will prioritise applications from Peterborough but are keen to hear from anyone living or working locally within this area.
  • Programme is due to start no later than 31st March 2021
  • All of our centres are Covid-secure, operating in accordance with government guidelines on minimising risk. However, until the current restrictions are lifted, we expect the sessions to take place virtually.

Not right for you just yet? Please register your interest to hear about future programmes. 

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Still have questions?

Get in touch, we’d love to hear from you.

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The Grow Your Business programme in Peterborough is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.