Somerset Levels & Moors Local Action
Local Development Strategy 2015 - 2020
The Somerset Levels and Moors Local Action Group is pleased to announce a new LEADER Programme with a £1.4m grant pot will be available for businesses, farmers, foresters and rural organisations across the Levels and Moors over the next five years.
We hope to be in a position to call for Outline Applications within the next month but please in the meantime get in touch with your project ideas.
LEADER funding is EU money that is allocated via DEFRA for more information take a look at the EU Comission's rural development website.
If you are interested in the proposed new Programme and think you may have a project with good economic benefits for the Levels and Moors then please do get in touch. You can call Anne-Marie Spalding, Programme Manager on 01823 359242 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The HOTSW Local Enterprise Partnership has issued a call for applications to support investments in visitor attractions, tourist information and small scale tourism infrastructure
The Levels and Moors LEADER programme is getting ready for its launch in September - if you are looking for a grant for your business then please get in touch with your project idea. Projects must fit with the criteria for the programme - please check our Local Development Strategy for more information.
Cosmic IT consultancy is currently offering free workshops, talks and 1-2-1 support for farmers and rural businesses throughout Somerset and Devon.