Growing Places Fund
Our Growing Places Fund provides loan-funding to help kick-start and support development projects across Suffolk and Norfolk. From innovation centres that will help launch new start-ups to transforming empty land into new homes and commercial premises, the Fund provides infrastructure loan funding to projects that might otherwise have stalled or not started at all. Click here to see our Growing Places Fund projects.
How to apply
Click on the link for a full guide to the application process.
To find out more, contact Iain Dunnett, Growing Places Fund Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org.
An investment of £5million from the LEP’s Growing Places Fund is supporting the development of The Winerack on Ipswich waterfront. The completed project will create 149 residential units and 5,000 square feet of commercial space, supporting 56 new jobs. The investment has leveraged £15million from the Homes and Communities Agency.
Below: Winerack with (L to R) Councillor David Ellesmere; John Howard, Managing Director of Ipswich Wharf Developments; 2014-2017 New Anglia LEP Chairman Mark Pendlington; former Ipswich MP Ben Gummer.