Spotlight on ... the BEST Growth Hub

The BEST Growth Hub is funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to provide a free and impartial signposting service for business support.

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As a Growth Hub we can support businesses based within Uttlesford. So if you are either a registered start-up business or an established business, we may be able to help you.


What do we do?

We provide a focal point for businesses that are looking to increase their competitiveness and grow, we offer a great choice of advice, training, networking and more, all tailored to your needs.


Business grant search

When looking to fund a proposed plan or idea for your business it is helpful to know what grant schemes are currently available and suitable for you. The BEST Growth Hub has a dedicated website to support businesses find out about grant opportunities.


Search for grants


Events for businesses

Find out what is going on in Essex - for latest business workshops and events search our calendar.


Search for events


Employment and skills support

Every successful business needs access to a variety of different skills and as you grow your business, your range of skills will need to grow too.  We can provide advice and support to allow you to improve the skills in your business and even learn new ones. 


From apprenticeships to workforce development the BEST Growth Hub has a wide range of information and support on employment  and skills.


Contact the BEST Growth Hub