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Help To Grow Managment Course

  • 90% Government funded
  • 50 hours of SME specific learning
  • 10 hours of 1-2-1 mentoring
  • Peer networking
  • Customer growth action plan
  • Developed by SME experts
  • Delivered by accredited business schools
  • Access to Alumni Network
Location:Online with face to face sessions for modules 1,3,6,9 and 12 taking place at The Meeting Point, Swanley BR8 8AE. For further information contact
Delivered by:Canterbury Christ Church University Christ Church Business School
Region:South East – South East

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Kent And Medway Business Fund

Ready to grow your business? A 0% interest loan from the Kent and Medway Business Fund could provide the financial support to help achieve your goals.


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West Kent Rural Grants
Funded by The Rural England Prosperity Fund

Up to £25,000
Capital only support for rural businesses and communities.
Now open for applications.

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Green Business Grants

Are you a local business in the Sevenoaks District or Tonbridge and Malling Borough looking to go greener? Looking to start a capital project but in need of funds?

Your project could be assisted financially for up to 40% of the total cost with a capital grant from The West Kent Green Business Grant Support Scheme. You could get between £5000 and £8000 depending on the nature of your business and project.

Applications to the scheme open on 23 January and close 13 March. To learn more, please click here.


Want advice on potential project ideas? Not sure if your project is eligible or how to apply for a council grant? Our scheme webinar could be the thing for you. Hear from expert speaker Rob Robinson from Low Carbon Kent, and put your questions directly to the councils. It takes place 10 a.m. on Thursday 8 February for approximately 45 minutes. To book on, please email:






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