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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

New ERDF Open Calls are now live!

Three new Open Calls for European Regional Development Funding (ERDF) in the SELEP area went live on Friday 17 March. The calls have been launched on Government’s website and are managed by the Department for Communities and Local Government...

Monday, 20 Mar 2017


Science and Innovation Audits are in full swing

Two Science and Innovation Audits (SIAs) are now underway that incorporate the SELEP geography. Innovation South and East of England consortiums have both received Government backing to take part in the second wave of audits, which will conclude in...

Wednesday, 01 Mar 2017


Royal St George’s Golf Club to host The 149th Open in 2020

One of the world’s great sporting events will return to the south east of England in 2020 when The 149th Open is played at Royal St George’s

• Royal St George’s to host The 149th Open in 2020.

• Darren Clarke lifted Claret Jug last time...

Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017


Vision for a creative production district along the Thames Estuary unveiled

The Mayor of London and Christian Brodie, Chairman of SELEP, have unveiled a bold vision to transform the Thames Estuary into a hub for the creative and cultural industries.

The plans focus on strengthening productivity, innovation and talent and...

Monday, 13 Feb 2017



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