March, 2019


New Anglia LEP underpins digital skills to boost productivity with £14.5m investment

Government Opportunities

New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) can announce Capital Growth Funding totalling £14.5m for four new projects which will boost skills, innovation and productivity in Norfolk and Suffolk. The new call has a specific focus on delivering the ambitions of... (Continue reading)

Over £325,000 of additional homelessness funding following Ministry visit


Over £325,000 worth of additional funding to prevent homelessness has been secured by the city council. The money was released after key Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government workers visited Peterborough earlier this month and were impressed with its... (Continue reading)

CroíValve raises €3.2M in oversubscribed funding round

Government Opportunities

CroíValve, a medtech start-up providing a safe and effective treatment for tricuspid regurgitation, today announces that it has secured €3.2 million in an oversubscribed seed financing round. The round was led by the HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network) MedTech and... (Continue reading)

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Two Welsh sites make shortlist for Heathrow Hubs

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Two Welsh locations have been shortlisted to become 1 of 4 off-site Heathrow Logistics Hubs. ABP Port of Cardiff and TATA Shotton are among the list of just 18 potential sites, chosen from a total of 121 expressions of interest... (Continue reading)

New trains will be a boost for North Wales rail passengers


Minister for Economy and Transport, Ken Skates has visited rolling stock manufacturer Vivarail to see the new Transport for Wales trains that will transform the customer experience for rail users in North Wales. The trains are part of the £5... (Continue reading)

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Grant to make Hull Minster a hub for city’s history, heritage and community


A £3.9 million grant to complete the transformation of Hull Minster into a hub for the city has been announced following funding from Highways England. The investment comes from a dedicated fund which is designed to protect historic features in... (Continue reading)

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£9m awarded to breakthrough digital health technologies

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Patients to benefit from AI, machine learning and hand-held devices as newly-funded digital projects by pioneering companies point to future of healthcare. Innovative digital technology projects to address key challenges in health care have received a £9m funding boost through... (Continue reading)

Green power boost for Scotland

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Scotland increased the amount of renewable energy it generated by 6% between 2017 and 2018, new UK Government figures show. The increase was largely driven by the growth of wind power, with offshore wind projects off the country’s east coast... (Continue reading)

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Climate Challenge Fund

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Communities across Scotland will benefit from new support to tackle climate change and embrace the transition to a carbon-neutral society. The latest round Climate Challenge Fund for 2019-21 will support 87 projects. Environment Secretary Roseanna Cunningham said: “We all know... (Continue reading)

Reform: ‘Please procure responsibly – the state of public service commissioning’


This report provides an overview of public service commissioning in England. By examining the complex systems used by central government and local councils to procure public services, the report explains how public services are delivered and by who. It identifies... (Continue reading)

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