Cornwall’s ambition to be a centre of excellence for the space and aerospace industries has been given a major boost with the extension of the existing Aerohub Enterprise Zone at Newquay to include Goonhilly Earth Station.
The word ‘productivity’ is one that you will be hearing a lot more in coming months.
We expect to assess the EOIs over the coming months, which may include external expertise to support the independent appraisal and prioritisation process.
One of the first tranches of funding to be made available through the new programme of EU Rural Development funds will offer Cornish rural businesses and communities an exciting opportunity to develop and grow.
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has appointed three new non-executive directors to its board.
They are Professor Mark Goodwin, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Exeter; Emmie Kell, Chief Executive of the Cornwall Museums Partnership and Sarah Trethowan, Director of TRAC Services in Redruth.
The Cornwall Careers Show has been hailed a ‘massive success’ by organisers with thousands of young people from schools and colleges, and more than 100 employers taking part.
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has named Mark Duddridge as its new chair-elect.
Two opportunities are available:
‘Supporting Young People’ - to provide learning and training opportunities for young people to increase their confidence and learn new skills that will put them on the path to employment.
‘Pathways to Employment’ – to help those furthest from the labour market progress into employment.