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Welcome to Signpost 2 Grow

Signpost 2 Grow is here to connect your business to the help, support and funding you need to grow. Covering Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Rutland, West Norfolk, West Suffolk, North Hertfordshire, South Holland, South Kesteven and Uttlesford in Essex, the team are here to help.

If you’ve got an idea, but aren’t sure where to start, have been trading for a while and are thinking of taking on your first staff member, or need funding support to purchase an asset to expand production capacity – Signpost 2 Grow can point you in the right direction.

Try the Business Support Search tool if you know what type of advice you’re looking for, or have a browse through the site if you’re after more general information. There are also helpful Resources links at the end of each section.

There’s a wealth of information and support out there for businesses. Signpost 2 Grow is about bringing all of the options available together in one place – making it easier for you find and access the right advice and assistance to help your business grow.

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Join @Signpost2Grow & @AcasEast on 7th July for Recruitment & Retention - how to find & keep the best staff in Pboro

Free Training: Social Media for Business (Peterborough)


A FREE three-day programme intermediate level course is designed for business owners and marketing professionals wishing to develop a social media strategy.

HACKATHON >sudo hack 2017


Enter the UKs biggest IoT hack organised by Allia Serious Impact.
Hack the Internet of Things over the course of a weekend, with access to one of the best IoT prototyping centres in the world.

Explore Enterprise Course – Prince’s Trust


The Prince’s Trust work with 18 to 30-year-olds to turn big ideas into a business reality through our Enterprise programme. From training and mentoring support to funding and resources, they are with you every step of the way.

Accounting/Tax Drop in Session – free one to one consultation


If you have any worries about accounting, finance, tax or general business issues call in for an informal 30 minute discussion with Stuart Manning, Partner at MHA MacIntyre Hudson Peterborough.

GCGP LEP Business Summit

LEP Summit announced

05 Jun, 2017

Part of the half day event will be a Question Time-style debate. This will offer the business owners in attendance a rare opportunity to ask the questions on topics that really matter to them.


25 May, 2017

Please could you spare 5 minutes to answer a few questions about your business and help Anglia Ruskin University provide more support to businesses like yours in the future?

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Budget Marketing – How to get the best bang for your buck when you’re just starting out

22 May, 2017

When I made the decision to start my own business, one of the first lessons I learnt was how to promote my services on a minimal to non-existent budget!