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2nd February 2016

Business Funding & Finance Fayre

Taking place on Tuesday 1 March in Jarrow (from 17:45 to 20:15)

The South Tyneside Business Forum is hosting a FREE event for local businesses in South Tyneside and the wider North East. There will be funding and finance advice on offer for all types and sizes of company, from the smallest new start up to established or fast growing companies looking to expand.

You will find out more about:

  • How to access the wide range of funding and finance initiatives that are available.
  • What is available to you
  • How to establish what is the most appropriate for your business
  • Where you can go to get support
The following providers will be available on the night:  Santander, Barclays, Lloyds, NBSL, TEDCO, Transmit Start up, Business Enterprise Fund, NEL Fund, BE Group

Guest speakers will include:

Colin Bell from the North East Local Enterprise Partnership.  Colin will provide an overview of the North East Growth Hub platform and how you can get involved.

Julie Skevington, Growth Manager at the government backed Growth Accelerator programme, will explain the types of funding and finance available for businesses.

Attendance is free but booking is required via Eventbrite at

 The South Tyneside Business Forum is a voluntarily organisation run by, and for, South Tyneside business owners.