Cheshire & Warrington Rural Funding Information Event

Date & Time: Friday 24th March 2017 at 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Location: Reaseheath College, Centre of Horticulture, Nantwich, CW5 6DF

Cost: Free

Event Overview

You are invited to an event for Cheshire and Warrington businesses and organisations wishing to apply for grants from the latest round of European Agricutural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD). The event will include an introduction from the Chair of the LEP Rural Strategy Committee and Cheshire and Warrington LEP followed by a presentation from a rural business that has previously received support for tourism or food processing.This will be followed by a presentation from the Rural Payments Agency about the national EAFRD programme and application process. Including:
An overview of the business development grants in Cheshire and Warrington,who can apply, what the grants will fund and how much funding is available.
An overview of the tourism infrastructure grants, who can apply, what the grants will fund and how much funding is available.
An overview of the food and drink processing grants who can apply, what the grants will fund and how much funding is available.
Following the presentations there will be a local produce lunch and time for interested businesses and stakeholders to discuss in more detail potential projects as well as networking with other interested parties.
For interested attendees there will be optional tours of the Reaseheath Food Innovation Centre which is an industry leading academy with an international reputation within the food and drink sector.
This event is jointly organised by the Cheshire & Warrington LEP and the RPA. Read more

Event Organiser

Cheshire and Warrington Enterprise Partnership

Event Booking

In order to register for the event please click on the link here.