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30 June 2014

D2N2 Newsletter 27th June

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The Local Enterprise Partnership

D2N2's Annual Conference will be on Friday 18th of July, from 7:30 till 10:00 am. This is a free event and serves to allow Businesses, Stakeholders & Other Partners to meet with us at MediCity in Nottingham. There will be a Q & A and several key speakers. 

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LATEST NEWS

Delegation to put forward Derby's case for National College for High Speed Rail
A Delegation from Derby, including the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, has today been trying to convince government officials that the city is the perfect location for the new National College for High Speed Rail. more >

DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER LAUNCHES £200M REGIONAL GROWTH POT TO SUPPORT EAST MIDLANDS BUSINESSES
Businesses in the East Midlands can bid for a share of £200 million, the Deputy Prime Minister will announce today as he launches round six of the Regional Growth Fund (RGF). The Government is investing £150 million from the first...more >

UI4G Grant helped Rototek to expand
An £87,500 grant from D2N2 will see a Nottinghamshire company create seven new jobs and safeguard a further 22. Newark-based Rototek specialises in rotational moulding, manufacturing a variety of everyday items ranging from...more > 

Blog: David Ralph- "Please Sir, can I have some more…"
I recently participated in a Round Table discussion, hosted by the Institute of Civil Engineers at East Midlands Airport. The Institute invited ‘the great and the good’ from the private sector to consider how the East Midlands might...more >

Also in the news in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire:

Derby growth fund tackles rail skills shortages head on

Stepnell expands with new East Midlands office

Romax opens doors to £5.6m HQ

N’Tech Supporting Clean Tech Growth

EVENT: Innovation and Clean Tech SME growth

Mansfield’s First Business Showcase Event!

5O FIRMS NOW USING THE NOTTINGHAM CLEANTECH CENTRE

Minister welcomes further wave of businesses at MediCity

Charity is Central to IT Firm

EVENT: SIGN UP FOR COUNTY'S LARGEST CAREERS EVENT

Rolls Royce and partners awarded £4m of grant funding to help address skills shortages in manufacturing

Derby Enterprise Growth Fund Supports Engineering Company Growth

EVENT: Institute for Aerospace Technology Summer Lunchtime Seminars

MORE THAN 2,000 DERBYSHIRE HOMES AND BUSINESSES GET ACCESS TO FIBRE BROADBAND AND NEW AREAS ANNOUNCED

Chance for employers to shape area’s future workforce

Chamber Stresses Need For Rail Connectivity

Acres Engineering Investment Supported By Derby Enterprise Growth Fund