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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: Managing discipline and grievance


This half day event will provide with an essential overview of the skills and knowledge needed to manage and conduct employee discipline and grievance procedures.

Industrial Showcase on Electrical Properties of Functional Molecules


The aim of the showcase is to inform and enthuse the audience about the prospects of future technologies based on devices with functional molecules.

Public Speaking Qualification


This programme offers the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised professional qualification, equivalent to an A-Level, in Public Speaking.

Dealing with Difficult Behaviour – Cambridge Network Course


This course is aimed at managers and team leaders at all levels who wish to extend their approach and understanding when dealing with the challenges of difficult people, so the outcomes can be more effective.

East Cambs Business Boost

Signpost 2 Grow is proud to sponsor East Cambs Business Boost 2019. Levi Roots confirmed as headline speaker

04 Jul, 2019

Annual business event, East Cambs Business Boost, which is now in its third year, has been created by East Cambridgeshire District Council and Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce and will be held at Little Leisure Centre on November 14th.


Peterborough Business secures £5,000 grant from Combined Authority

23 Apr, 2019

Mayor of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough James Palmer went to visit the recipients, Belfry Façade Systems Ltd, to tour the facility, discuss the work they do and what benefits the Small Grants Scheme will have on the running of the organisation.


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.