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.

D2N2 announces the Getting Building Fund which will see projects in Derbyshire receive funding

Published on 5 August 2020

Five projects across Derby and Derbyshire are set to receive funding as part of announcement to invest £44.4 million on projects on projects across D2N2.

D2N2 announces call for new projects

Published on 5 August 2020

A call for new capital projects within Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham, and Nottinghamshire has been announced by D2N2.

Skills support for businesses

Published on 30 July 2020

The D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), working with Skills Support for the Workforce, is seeking the views of Derbyshire employers.

Major new campaign to prepare UK for end of the transition period

Published on 24 July 2020

The government has launched a new campaign “Check, Change, Go” to help businesses and individuals prepare for the end of the transition period.

Survey on skills support required by business

Published on 8 July 2020

The D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, working with Skills Support for the Workforce, is seeking the views of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire employers.

Survey on coronavirus impact

Published on 17 April 2020

COVID-19 feedback form for Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 4NHS campaign

Published on 14 April 2020

Businesses across the country are asked if they can donate personal protective equipment (PPE) to the fight against Coronavirus.

Visitor Economy Businesses and COVID-19

Published on 19 March 2020

We would appreciate it if businesses in this sector would complete a data gathering survey by 23:59 on Monday 23 March.

COVID-19 coronavirus information for businesses

Published on 19 March 2020

Updated information for businesses can be found on the D2N2 Growth Hub.

Ventilator manufacturers - urgent call

Published on 18 March 2020

The UK Government are currently seeking assistance with the mechanical ventilation equipment which is so vital for our NHS.

Covid-19 - support for businesses

Published on 16 March 2020

The Coronavirus outbreak is a rapidly changing situation and D2N2 Growth Hub is monitoring advice from the Government with regards to impacts on businesses.

Food packing regulations

Published on 12 March 2020

Changes in food packing regulations will heavily impact on UK businesses exporting food.

Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge 2020

Published on 9 March 2020

The Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge is one of the largest competitions in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship.

Coronavirus: Planning ahead

Published on 26 February 2020

With the potential for a significant outbreak in the UK, businesses of all sizes - whether they are currently trading internationally or not - you should plan ahead to mitigate possible disruption.

D2N2 launches new funds through the Local Growth Fund.

Published on 5 February 2020

Projects are encouraged from applicants that have proposals ready for delivery that facilitate new jobs and opportunities for local people and businesses and contribute towards the growth of the regional economy.

Join the Business Peak District board

Published on 20 January 2020

Business Peak District are now recruiting local board members.

Business Peak District annual conference

Published on 20 January 2020

Business Peak District are holding their annual conference on 20 February 2020 at 5:30pm at the New Bath Hotel, Matlock Bath.

Farming Recovery Fund

Published on 7 January 2020

Government has announced a £2 million fund to support farmers who suffered uninsurable damage to their property in the devastating floods in November 2019.

The D2N2 Business Investment Fund

Published on 3 December 2019

The D2N2 Business Investment Fund is available to support small and medium-sized enterprises with projects that will directly improve their productivity, efficiency or job creation.

New grant funding available for rural businesses

Published on 20 November 2019

Grant funding for projects which create jobs and growth in the rural economy are available until February 2020.

Businesses affected by flooding

Published on 14 November 2019

Derbyshire County Council has made money available to help businesses directly affected by recent flooding.

East Midlands Chamber's quarterly economic survey

Published on 8 November 2019

Information from businesses across Derbyshire is important to inform policy and future development.

Updated Brexit support

Published on 27 September 2019

Brexit may result in business conditions and business life being transformed for years to come. Moreover, the details of these transformations are currently an unknown, and will potentially remain so up to the Brexit deadline.

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.

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.