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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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Acas Webinar: Managing a fair disciplinary process


This webinar will provide you and your managers with a valuable opportunity to see some of the key elements that go into creating a fair disciplinary process.

Breakfast Networking: How a website can support your business goals


Whether you’re looking to increase sales, raise investment, recruit staff or simply want to give your business a competitive advantage, a well-crafted website can persuade, inform and engage a range of audiences – inspiring to them to act and helping to move your business forward.

CW Clinics: Cofinitive Communications


The Cofinitive Communications Clinic offers internal and external communications advise for start-ups, scale-ups and established businesses. In this clinic, Cofinitive will offer tailored advise to get your communications moving in the right direction.

Cambridge Network Jobs Fair


The May jobs fair will include exhibition stands from companies across all sectors. Job seekers will be able to join for an afternoon of networking and workshops, all designed to make sure that you get the most out of your job applications.


Peterborough-Based Firm Shares Signpost 2 Grant Success Story

08 May, 2018

Based in Peterborough, GH Display Ltd is a specialist bespoke exhibition stands and displays business originally formed in 1976.

Next Level


13 Apr, 2018

A brand-new business event has been created to help take local businesses to the ‘Next Level’.

Green Business Fund

The Green Business Fund from the Carbon Trust

29 Mar, 2018

The £7m fund has been made available to SMEs on a first come-first served basis, and will offer energy saving training, cost saving assessments, implementation advice, and capital support for the installation of energy efficiency equipment.