Funding your business dreams

Covid-19 Funding

This is a very concerning time for all businesses but is also a great time for creating opportunity. We are here to offer any support and assistance where we can. Please do get in touch.

Business Grants

With guidance and policy changing on what appears to be an almost daily basis rather than us telling you what's currently available here, please check out the latest information in Staffordshire by visiting: Staffordshire County Council.  Or contact the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire business  growth line on 

 0300 111 8002 or businessenquiries@stokestaffslep.org.uk. 

If you are outside of Staffordshire please contact your local County Council or Chamber of Commerce. 

R & D Tax Credits
Find out how R & D Tax Credits can help fund your innovation. Download HMRC's helpful guide. If you would like assistance getting started with this we know several experts in this area. Please email us for more information.​
Creative Studio Support
We want to support your business as much as we can. Here's what we can do at the moment
  • Pay monthly for your marketing scheme. This allows you to know exactly what you will spend and when. Visit our pay monthly pages to find out more
  • Free 30 minutes business consultation and innovation session for all UK SME's. Request yours here
  • Rate reduction - for the duration of the Pandemic our rates are cut by 25 percent. This excludes products, external services, and VAT. 

We are currently working with a number of providers to put together a granting program aimed at forward-thinking companies that would not otherwise be able to fund their marketing ambitions. Email us to find out more