News and Events

Keep up to date with our latest news releases, bulletins and details of forthcoming events.

  • Come and Chat to Us Open or Close

    On Wednesday 14th June 2017, the LEADER team and the Economic Development Unit Team will be visiting Corbriggs and Holmewood Industrial Estates from 2pm .

    We will be there to provide advice on growing your business and how you could access funding to help this growth happen.

    We will be at each of the venues for approximately an hour but longer if necessary in order to talk to as many businesses as possible.

    If you would like any information about funding for your business or would like some advice on the growth of your business, contact the Programme Officer.

  • Update Newsletters Open or Close

    Wondering what's happening right now on the LEADER programme?

    Here's our newsletters containing all up to date information from the Rural Payments Agency and help and advice for prospective applicants.

    Why not save this page as a favourite to keep up to date with our funding news and all things LEADER!

    Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require any more information.   

  • BNED Leader Events Open or Close

    This September we are holding events in conjunction with D2N2 to promote funding streams and business support available in Bolsover and North East Derbyshire.
    If your business is based in the rural communities of North East Derbyshire or Bolsover District Council’s areas and you are looking to diversify or expand, you could be eligible for LEADER funding which is currently available until March 2019. Grants from £3500 and up to €200,000* are available for a maximum of 40% of the total project costs. Alternatively Business Growth Fund grants are also available in the more urban areas of the Districts.


    There will be opportunity to have a 1:1 session to discuss any project ideas or plans as well as general advice for businesses from the D2N2 Growth Hub Advisors and relevant Councils Economic Development Units.


    Join us at one of the events:

    • 27th September 2017 at Doe Lea Centre,Mansfield Road, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, S44 5PD
    • 28th September 2017 at Eckington Civic Centre, Market St, Eckington, Sheffield S21 4JG.

    Both events will run from 17.00 – 19.00 and refreshments will be available.

    Please register for one of these events using this eventbrite booking link or call 01246 217594 for more information.

    *sterling figure will fluctuate in line with the euro exchange rate.