Business Gateway Growth Hub – Covid-19 Support

The Business Gateway Growth Hub service is here to support all businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire. During this difficult time for businesses it is important they are aware of how they can help. Please read on for an update on The Business Gateway Growth Hub's current activity during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Business Gateway adviser team are working hard to continue supporting local businesses: "We have seen an increase in the volume of enquiries and have created a dedicated COVID-19 page on our website that details the specific support and latest information available".

The Growth Hub service is free and aimed at SMEs within Leicester and Leicestershire who are looking for support at any stage of their business.

The Business Gateway team are all working remotely to provide their service to businesses. They can offer support by phone or email in addition to their advisers giving information and brokerage via Skype and other forms of video conferencing in order to advise businesses and link them to a variety of support to meet their needs.

Here are all their main contact points:

· Website address

· A dedicated COVID-19 page can be found at here. This page is reviewed every day and updated as new information becomes available. You will find up to date information on the government’s support schemes, other COVID-19 support and sector specific support they have been made aware of, including relevant links.

· If you are unable to find what you are looking for and would prefer to speak directly to an adviser, then complete and online COVID-19 enquiry form and an adviser will get in touch.

· The enquiry team are on hand for businesses to contact via email at or telephone at 0116 366 8487.

· You can sign up to the Business Gateway Newsletter to be kept informed of the latest business support news

· Webinars and workshops are available on-line here. You can filter by Coronavirus Support in Topic or Webinar in Type of Event.

· There are several Building Business Resilience webinars being delivered by the Growth Hub cluster group (Leicester/Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire) here. Simply click book event button to find all the details.