Via the Start & Grow programme, Nwes provides an unrivalled package of business support

The dedicated support provided is tailored to the individual needs of the business owner and the business concept. The comprehensive Start & Grow offering includes up to 100 hours of support; one-to-one mentoring, workshops and business support to source the most appropriate funding available.



The support package covers:

  • Up to 100 hours of support
  • One-to-one advice and support (available through multi-media options where appropriate)
  • Specialist and tailored business planning advice and support
  • Advice and access to finance opportunities
  • Designated business support over a 3 year period
  • Signposting to other appropriate support services
  • A two day financial masterclass covering forecasting and bookkeeping
  • A one day marketing masterclass covering marketing strategy


Follow on support covering:

  • Digital marketing
  • Financial performance
  • HR and employment
  • Personal brokered introductions to business and professional specialists
  • Other relevant business support


To be eligible for the Start & Grow scheme you must:

  • Be fully intending to start a business that will create jobs
  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Have the right to work in the UK
  • Have a business that has been trading for no more than three months when you join the programme


The applying business is expected to:

  • Still be trading three years after the business commenced trading
  • Create at least one new additional job
  • Benefit from investment, either personal equity or a loan/grant


How to apply:

To find out more on the Start & Grow Programme, contact us today on 08456 099 991 or email via Before applying, a member of our team will meet with you to discuss your needs and to confirm your eligibility. When acceptance on to the programme has been confirmed with you, you can use the checkout link below to pay the small joining and administration fee of £100+VAT. Please do not make any payment until you have been accepted on to the programme.

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“We now employ five people. I have no regrets and I have ambitions to be a household name and to franchise or go national by year three of the business. With ongoing support from Nwes under the Start & Grow programme, the sky is the limit.”


Sandra Augusti, BV Pages

Start & Grow Annual Report 2015-16

Helping start-ups flourish. This report covers activity from the start of the programme up to and including 31 August 2016.

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We’re happy to answer any questions you may have. Get in touch with the Nwes team today.

General Enquiries: 08456 099 991

Property Enquiries: 08454 374 465

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