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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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2018 International Business Festival


The 2018 International Business Festival celebrates business, through unmissable conferences, seminars and bespoke business brokerage meetings.

ACAS: Managing extreme persistent and difficult workplace behaviours


This unique workshop develops understanding and strategies to help managers and HR staff at all levels manage this small but very difficult group of any workforce.

Money Matters Event


Join NWES for their Money Matters Event delivered by Catax where they will be discussing why your business should be interested in Research and Development Tax Return and how you can benefit from it.

Women in Business June – Masterclass with Lucy Griffiths


The Women in Business monthly event is designed to support women in business by offering a friendly space to meet and connect with like-minded women. This month’s speaker is Lucy Griffiths, Video Strategist and Coach.


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’.


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.

Cambridge Software - Grant Funding

Local software business shares growth success

19 Mar, 2018

His previous local IT Services business saw Phil and his team involved with a wealth of local businesses across a wide range of sectors.