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.

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.

Technology Developer Accelerator Programme

Published on 8 October 2019

The Technology Developer Accelerator Programme (TDAP) supports micro, small and medium-sized companies that are developing technology, products and services which are relevant to the automotive industry.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Local government Brexit preparedness

Published on 15 January 2019

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

Preparing for Brexit

Published on 15 January 2019

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

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.

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.