Welcome to the West of England Growth Hub
The West of England Growth Hub supports businesses throughout Bristol, Bath & North East Somerset, North Somerset, and South Gloucestershire to innovate, grow and thrive. We achieve this by connecting businesses to support streams and encouraging collaboration.
We're funded by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-energy-and-industrial-strategy). This means access to our service is always free.
We're hosted by the West of England Combined Authority (WECA https://www.westofengland-ca.gov.uk/). This means we have strong local knowledge and links to support providers throughout the region.
We're agnostic, impartial and offer the same level of free support to businesses of all sectors and sizes. Our only access criteria is that your business has the ambition and potential to grow.
Navigate our website
The Growth Hub provides information on a wide variety of topics to support our users to innovate and grow. We offer support on topics such as:
Preparing to access investment and funding | Strengthening local networks | Leadership management |Adoption of technology | Productivity benchmarking | Reviewing property and assets | Branding and marketing support | Addressing skills gaps and accessing talent | Intellectual property (IP) | Exporting | Statutory regulations.
We have a large number of approved support providers who are able to deliver the services you need to grow your business. The support tab on our homepage is an easy way to access as wide variety of professionals, government programmes. You can find the link here for ease https://wearegrowth.co.uk/%7BlocalLink:umb://document/b53d023b0dd94c8ea9ab8af801f94f5c%7D.
Find the best training, courses, workshops and networking opportunities by clicking the events tab https://wearegrowth.co.uk/%7BlocalLink:umb://document/1fe4eb16b22c4c4eae8668b89dc8b00b%7D
Access bespoke support from our team
We offer free telephone and face-to-face support tailored to the needs and goals of your business. We listen to your vision for the future and your views on the challenges you face.
Based on our conversations we will provide information and refer you to appropriate support providers who have the expertise to help you grow, improve productivity and future-proof your business. Our support team will follow up with you after successful referrals are made. We always keep in touch throughout your support journey and empower you to contact us again at any time should you require further support.