• 98.5% of our businesses are small, medium or micro.
  • 52 business networks working with us.

We provide a wide range of support to businesses in the local area through our Growth Hub, How’s Business. The Growth Hub covers a wide range of activity including:

  • partnership working with local networks from Chambers of Trade, the FSB, and other stakeholders, in a range of formal and informal events,
  • providing access to digital resources including eBooks and toolkits on issues relevant to businesses today,
  • face-to-face support for eligible businesses in need of expert advice,
  • unlocking access to funding through our telephone support service.

Find out more about our work on the How’s Business website.