Latest news and events

All of our latest news, events and updates.

Latest news and events

In this section, you can find our latest news, events and updates.

Good for business event

Published on 20 September 2019

This free, informative event gives you the opportunity to hear about the amount of business support currently available in the East Midlands.

Prepare your business for Brexit

Published on 20 September 2019

The UK is leaving the EU. Leaving the EU means your business or organisation may need to prepare for change.

Vote for the Peak District and Derbyshire in the British Travel Awards

Published on 20 September 2019

The Peak District and Derbyshire have been nominated for ‘Best UK Holiday County or Region’ in the British Travel Awards and there are less than 2 weeks left to vote.

Apply for grants if your business completes customs declarations

Published on 10 September 2019

When we leave the EU, businesses will have to apply the same customs rules to goods moving between the EU and UK as they would for the rest of the world.

Brexit business readiness event

Published on 10 September 2019

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, we will be holding a ‘Get ready for Brexit’ event for businesses in Nottingham on Tuesday 17 September.

Exporting to Japan: is it for you?

Published on 9 September 2019

If you are looking to do business in Japan, then this free event is an excellent place to start.

Derby Enterprise Growth Fund celebration event

Published on 2 September 2019

The Derby Enterprise Growth Fund (DEGF) provides grants and loan funding for business within Derby and Derbyshire.

Support for businesses affected by the Toddbrook Reservoir incident

Published on 23 August 2019

Business support for businesses affected by the Toddbrook Reservoir Incident is available from the following organisations.

Toddbrook Reservoir incident - business recovery loan

Published on 14 August 2019

Derbyshire County Council have now launched the business recovery loan fund to further support local firms recuperate and meet any immediate cash flow issues.

Information for businesses affected by the Toddbrook Reservoir Incident

Published on 7 August 2019

We have the following information for businesses affected by the Toddbrook Reservoir incident.

Business surgery

Published on 5 August 2019

A business surgery will be held at Chapel High School on Tuesday 6 August 2019 at 6.30pm for all businesses affected by the incident at Toddbrook Reservoir.

Support for business in Whaley Bridge

Published on 2 August 2019

A partnership is ready to support businesses in Whaley Bridge to recover from the disruption caused by the Toddbrook Reservoir incident.

Funding opportunities

Published on 22 July 2019

Funding opportunities for small and medium sized business have been opened to provide grant and loan support to businesses in Derbyshire.

Derby property summit

Published on 4 July 2019

The future of the British High Street is under pressure, as never before, caught between the growth of online sales, falling footfall and rising costs. The need for change is agreed, but what does this mean and how bespoke is the solution to each place?

Tourism awards

Published on 25 June 2019

Nominations are now open for the Peak District and Derbyshire Tourism Awards!

D2N2 Growth Hub business event information

Published on 13 June 2019

List your forthcoming event on the Growth Hub.

Digital Growth Program events

Published on 10 June 2019

If you want to be successful in digital marketing, see these showcase events.

Inspired by the Peak District and Derbyshire Market Place

Published on 13 May 2019

Producers based in Derbyshire are invited to showcase, promote and sell their products and services to a potential audience of around 70,000 people at Chatsworth Country Fair this summer.

Local government Brexit preparedness

Published on 15 January 2019

Guidance from the government to assist local authority preparedness for exiting the European Union (EU).

EU exit guidance for your business

Published on 15 January 2019

Developing the local economy, helping businesses to prepare for a future outside the European Union, and making use of development funding.

Preparing for Brexit

Published on 15 January 2019

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy have issued information regarding EU exit preparations.

Recruiting talent - your views

Published on 15 January 2019

Are you struggling to Recruit your Talent?, worried about Brexit and the impact on your workforce? and interested in hearing about alternative approaches to recruitment?

Thinking of starting a new business in 2019?

Published on 19 December 2018

As part of the D2 Business Starter Project, a further series of fully funded workshops are available.

Derbyshire Business Support Grant Scheme

Published on 2 October 2018

The Derbyshire Business Support Grant Scheme (DBSGS) provides funding towards capital or revenue projects with the aim of supporting businesses to, expand, evolve or relocate, helping to create increased investment, growth and job creation.

Visit MEDICA trade fair

Published on 20 September 2018

Visit MEDICA the worlds largest event for the medical sector in Dusseldorf, Germany.