Event to help rural businesses and groups seek out funding and support

June 22 2017

BUSINESSES and community organisations in rural parts of South Gloucestershire can learn about available funding and support at an event in the district.

BUSINESSES and community organisations in rural parts of South Gloucestershire can learn about available funding and support at an event in the district.

The West of England Rural Development Network will hold a funding surgery for farmers, local groups, existing and start-up businesses, on Thursday, June 29.

Those attending will be able to find out about the current funding and support available, including European funding, to help develop businesses and community services.

Representatives of organisations such as the Rural Payments Agency, Business West, the West of England Rural Network, South Gloucestershire Council, the Forestry Commission and Natural England will be at the event in the Memorial Hall, Rangeworthy, from 4pm-6pm.

The surgery is free to attend but visit https://www.facebook.com/westofenglandrdp for more information.