Business news and events
New Business Start-Up Grant SchemeIn recognition of the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic a new scheme has been launched to support those wanting to set up their own business in Derbyshire.
Thinking of Starting a Business? - Virtual Event - Tuesday 12 October 2021Would-be entrepreneurs in South Derbyshire are being encouraged to embark on their business journey with a free virtual event.
Brexit SupportThe United Kingdom has left the European Union (EU). It is currently in a transition period until the end of 2020 while the UK and EU negotiate additional arrangements.
Open or closed, keep trading with your customers with ShopAppyAs part of our COVID-19 business support, South Derbyshire District Council and Derbyshire County Council have partnered with national brand ShopAppy to create online ‘towns’ so that businesses can promote themselves and trade securely online.
Low Carbon Homes online eventsLow Carbon Homes, supported by MCS, are holding three mornings of discussion and knowledge-sharing to consider how best to rapidly scale up the retrofitting of housing locally. There will be talks, case studies, networking and chat, Q&A, polls and activities.
Grant boost to help Derbyshire visitor economyVisitor economy businesses in Derbyshire are being encouraged to apply for grants of up to £10,000 to rebuild their business and develop valuable digital assets in light of the coronavirus pandemic.