Driving economic growth across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock

A strategic body, which brings together the public and private sectors to support economic growth in its constituent areas

South East LEP secures £102m to boost Economic Growth

The South East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is the business-led, public/private body established to drive economic growth across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock.

Our LEP is one of 39 partnerships set up by the government to be the key body determining strategic economic priorities while making investments and delivering activities to drive growth and create local jobs.

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Multi-million pound project to transform access to Chelmsford railway station starts

Work is set to start on a multi-million pound project, £4 million of which is Government funding provided through the South East Local Enterprise Partnership, to transform access to Chelmsford railway station.

Thursday, 30 Nov 2017

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Exciting News Update on Rural Funding

There is now more time available for rural businesses to prepare their applications for funding.

Thursday, 30 Nov 2017

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Industrial Strategy launch welcomed by SELEP

The Government’s commitment to boosting productivity by focusing on five key foundations – ideas, people, infrastructure, the business environment and places – has been welcomed by the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP).

Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017

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Funding boost to support Mercury Rising Project

Efforts to secure nearly £9 million to expand and redevelop the Mercury Theatre in Colchester have moved a step closer to success.

Monday, 27 Nov 2017

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