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

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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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Work starts on £10m Ashford railway upgrade

Ashford is set to retain its international rail connections after work got under way on a £10.5 upgrade to the signalling equipment and platforms at Ashford International station.

Thursday, 18 Jan 2018

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New station building for Strood opens

Strood’s new railway station has officially opened today (December 11th) as part of Medway Council’s plans to regenerate the area, a £9million Local Growth Fund allocation, care of South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP)

Monday, 11 Dec 2017

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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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