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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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Business Clinic with Sukhi Wahiwala


Join the Business Clinic with Sukhi Wahiwala to have any burning questions about your Business or a Business Related Matter answered.

West Norfolk Business Breakfast


Join Norfolk Chamber for a morning of business networking over a delicious breakfast. Make new contacts and catch up with existing ones. 

Ixion unique learning event – HR, H&S, Apprenticeships & Mental Health


Two leading organisations, Ixion Holdings and Peninsula have teamed up to bring businesses in Peterborough an exciting event. 

Master Mind Meet Up – The Work Bees


Rachel Willer runs this informal Meet Up session to help your business grow and develop with small group peer to peer support. 


Top Tips for Businesses: Access to Finance

06 Dec, 2017

Growing a business from the first seed of an idea is not a smooth linear journey and it’s not as simple as going  from A to B.


Top Tips for Businesses: Business Planning

29 Nov, 2017

You’ve got an excellent business idea, maybe even am product almost ready for market, but like many other entrepreneurs what you don’t have is a reliable business plan to help encourage investment.

Top Tips for Businesses

28 Nov, 2017

In the run up to Christmas, Signpost 2 Grow is launching a new winter campaign to give you the top tips you will need to create a successful business.

Cambridge Start-up Achieves Funding Success Thanks To FREE Business Advice

17 Nov, 2017

Lorraine developed an app prototype for Cambridge, which included everything they may need for a family day out – from must-see sights and hidden gems, events, family friendly restaurants and cafes, to essential information like bus stops and baby-changing facilities.