Cheshire West & Chester Start-up support

Blue Orchid & Cheshire West & Chester Council

What does it do?

Providing a range free of business support services, designed to be tailored to your business idea includes being teamed up with a Blue Orchid business advisor.

Your Blue Orchid advisor will help you progress your business idea, guiding you through the process. This will include:

  • Practical and bespoke one-to-one business advice
  • Developing your business idea
  • Advice and support in writing a detailed business plan
  • Workshops covering business planning, sales and marketing strategies, cash flow forecasts in your first year of trading
  • Access to a start-up grant to help with relevant costs
  • Referrals and sign posting to other local support
How do I access the service?

The Programme is open to residents of the Cheshire West and Chester area who are looking to start a new business. Blue Orchid has been delivering business start up support across Cheshire West and Chester for almost 10 years and have assisted over 500 people to start a new business.

Learn more here 

How much will it cost

The service is free to all eligible individuals.

Contact Details
Carole Shephard
Blue Orchid & Cheshire West & Chester Council
Tel: 0151 284 7728