Funding available for Ilkeston firms

Businesses are being invited to apply for significant grant funding to help them expand and create jobs.

The funding will be possible as part of £5m secured from the Government’s Regional Growth Fund by D2N2, the local enterprise partnership for Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

The programme will provide a grant of up to 25 per cent in support of capital investment projects with a minimum overall project value of £200,000, David Ralph, Chief Executive of D2N2 LEP, said: “We want to use this money to help grow the region’s economy and create new jobs.”

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