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This section below lists projects which have benefitted the business agenda for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

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10 November 2006
Development of St Austell Enterprise Park
The development of St Austell Enterprise Park has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. The aim of the project is the provision of a range of high quality, contemporary, sustainable office and industrial units overlooking St Austell Bay. The enterprise park will be built on a speculative basis in response to the widely acknowledged market failure of high demand for such units and a lack of premises within the St Austell area, and throughout Cornwall.

Grant of £995,879 from ERDF towards a £2,845,368 project. This project will benefit the Restormel district. For further information please contact Ian Guy on 01392 361600.

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28 July 2006
Blacker Sheep Natural Fibres
Blacker Sheep Natural Fibres project has been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The aim of this project is to buy, relocate and upgrade a spinning business currently in Wales. This will add value to local fibre, including new markets of organic wool/ alpaca fleece and stimulate demand for Cornish Fibre as well as improving quality and returns, and a variety of products.

Grant of £68,500 from EAGGF towards a £311,450 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall district. For further information please contact Blacker Sheep Natural Fibres on 07767 650119.

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8 June 2006
Unlocking Cornish Potential 3.2
Cornwall College has been awarded a priority 3.2 grant. This project will Increase the efficiency, competitiveness and growth potential of Cornish SMEs through placement of recent graduates living in Cornwall to undertake business development projects.

Grant of £131,472 from ESF towards a £355,392 project. This project will benefit all the districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Allyson Glover on 01209 617664.

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8 June 2006
Unlocking Cornish Potential 3.5
Cornwall College has been awarded a priority 3.5 grant. This project will Increase the efficiency, competitiveness and growth potential of Cornish SMEs through placement of recent graduates living in Cornwall to undertake business development projects.

Grant of £191,978 from ESF towards a £481,303 project. This project will benefit all the districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Allyson Glover on 01209 617664.

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1 April 2006
RWS Walker Lines
North Cornwall District Council has been awarded a Priority 2.2 grant to create 875 sq ft of industrial workspace.

Grant of £105,587 from ERDF towards a £301,678 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall district. For further information please contact Annie Moore, North Cornwall District Council on 01208 893318.

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1 April 2006
BSC (Building Sustainability in Cornwall)
Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust has been awarded a priority 3.2 grant. This project will train people in sustainable building skills and will support SME expansion.

Grant of £155,700 from ESF towards a £449,694 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Paul Bright on 01726 68654.

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1 April 2006
Seacore Development
South West Regional Development Agency (SWRDA) was awarded a priority 2.5 grant. The project will build a new office, design and factory space at Bickland Industrial Estate, Falmouth.

Grant of £2,678,118 from ERDF towards a £6,051,000 project. This project will benefit Carrick district. For further information please contact SWRDA on 0117 933 0200.

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1 April 2006
Remade Kernow - Operational Phase
Cornwall Waste Working Group has been awarded a priority 1.6 grant. The project is to develop the operational phase of waste recycling in Cornwall, particularly supporting new business opportunities to re-use waste.

Grant of £488,000 from ERDF towards a £976,000 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Michael Poole on 01579 349316.

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1 April 2006
Penryn Gateway
Robotmother Ltd has been awarded a priority 2.2 grant. This project will construct two new buildings on Jubilee Wharf.

Grant of £507,137 from ERDF towards a £1,656,293 project. This project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact Robotmother Ltd on 01326 374960.

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1 April 2006
Pennygillam Industrial Estate Extension
North Cornwall District Council has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. This project will develop the site serving for the last sector of the Pennygillam estate.

Grant of £218,240 from ERDF towards a £545,600 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall district. For further information please contact North Cornwall District Council on 01208 893333.

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1 April 2006
Mawnan Smithy
Mawnan Anvil Smithy has been awarded a priority 5.5 grant. The project restores the historic smithy at Mawnan Smith to full use and building two workshops for creative business start ups.

Grant of £143,000 from ERDF towards a £143,000 project. This project will benefit the Kerrier district. For further information please contact Mawnan Anvil Smithy via post@mawnansmith.org.

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1 April 2006
Hayle Business Space
Construction and Real Estate has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. This project will provide 3-4 speculative industrial units totalling 1,952 sqm on the Hayle Industrial Park, close to Loggin's Roundabout on the easterly approach to Hayle.

Grant of £470,915 from ERDF towards a £1,345,661 project. This project will benefit the Penwith district. For further information please contact Russell Dodge on 01872 222777.

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1 April 2006
Scarne Farm Complex
Mr NH Burden has been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. This project converts redundant barns into office accommodation and five housing units.

Grant of £230,200 from EAGGF towards a £1,151,003 project. This project will benefit North Cornwall district. For further information please contact Mr Burden on 01566 782286.

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1 April 2006
Higher Coldrenick Rural
CB & JS Mutton have been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. This project converts redundant vernacular buildings into high quality rural workspaces.

Grant of £102,618 from EAGGF towards a £513,088 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall district. For further information please contact Mrs Mutton on 01208 8410264.

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29 March 2006
Barncoose Employment Space Regeneration Project
Midas Commercial Developments has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. This project is a speculative development of 11 industrial/ business units totalling 3,864 sq m within use classes B1, B2 and B8 at Wilson Way, Barncoose Industrial Estate, Redruth.

Grant of £950,100 towards a £2,714,869 project. This project will benefit the Kerrier District. For further information please contact Russell Dodge on 01872 222777.

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28 March 2006
Cornwall Gardens Development Project
Cornwall Enterprise has been awarded a priority 5.1 and 5.2 grant. This project raises the national profile of gardens in Cornwall through a quality marketing campaign linked to a business support scheme.

Grant of £1,523,674 towards a £2,665,131 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Deborah Smith on 01872 322291.

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18 November 2005
CoaST Sustainable Tourism: building on distinction
Restormel District Council has been awarded a priority 1.3 grant. This project provides information and guidance to SME's within the tourism sector to increase markets and marketing opportunities, create cost savings and increase competitiveness.

Grant of £45,000 from ERDF towards a £96,495 project. This project will benefit all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Lisa Wallis on 01209 718425.

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14 November 2005
Barncoose Link Road Project
Kerrier District Council has been awarded a priority 2.4 grant. This project is to construct a short (400m) section of road in Redruth to link Barncoose Terrace to Wilson Way to provide alternative access to Barncoose Industrial Estate to open up the estate for development.

Grant of £1,735,308 from ERDF towards a £3,583,555 project. The project will benefit the Kerrier District. For further information please contact Mike Horrocks on 01209 614068.

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11 November 2005
Bude Canal Regeneration Project
North Cornwall District Council has been awarded a priority 5.2 and 5.5 grant. This project will restore the canal between Falcon Bridge and Helebridge Wharf including environmental improvements; creation of canal walking trails and interpretation and marketing of the canal's heritage. The project will also provide 540sqm of workspace through the provision of nine units on two brown field sites by the Bude canal.

Grant of £86,768 from ERDF towards a £271,150 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall District. For further information please contact Charlie David on 01208 893333.

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31 October 2005
Brunel Business Park
The South West Regional Development Agency has been awarded a priority 2.5 grant. This project provides a high quality sustainable office development on the site of the former railway goods yard.

Grant of £1,640,000 from ERDF towards a £4million pound project. This project will benefit the Restormel district. For further information please contact Richard Dodsworth on 01392 229625.

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14 October 2005
Southgate Technology Park
Newmark Projects Ltd has been awarded a priority 2.2 grant. This project develops 1.1ha of serviced industrial land on the former football ground near the Pennygillam Industrial Estate, Launceston. Four buildings will provide 2,679sqm of employment space, aimed towards high value sectors aimed at a broad range of technology type businesses.

Grant of £678,031 from ERDF towards a £1,937,430 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall District. For further information please contact Terrye Jones on 01566 773696.

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10 October 2005
Mid Cornwall Credit Union
Mid Cornwall Credit Union has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. This project will market and manage the activity of the Mid Cornwall Credit Union to encourage inward investment. A development officer and office administrator will be employed to expand the business.

Grant of £63,513 from ERDF towards a £150,968 project. This project will benefit the Kerrier district. For further information please contact John Yeo on 01872 222644.

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1 October 2005
Cascade Phase 3
Truro College have been awarded a priority 3.2 grant. The project funded business support, management and qualification training with networking events for SMEs and those entering self employment.

Grant of £250,000 from ESF towards a £735,294 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Frances Eddy on 01872 245621.

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1 October 2005
Cornish Patisserie
Patisserie Express Limited have been awarded a priority 1.4 grant. The project established a production facility to develop new products and customer services.

Grant of £66,115 from EAGGF towards a £330,575 project. The project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact Mr O Shea on 01872 222777.

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1 October 2005
Cornwall College: SME Skills in Applied Zoology
Cornwall College have been awarded a priority 5.4 grant. The project employed a facilitator to develop and support continuing professional development (CPD), higher level skills and knowledge transfer in Applied Zoology for SME's and other organisations working in the natural environment sector.

Grant of £126,829 from ESF towards a £317,073 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Lisa Hodgson on 01209 616472.

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1 October 2005
Cornwall Union Learning Network
South West TUC has been awarded a priority 3.3 grant. The project funded the Cornwall Union Learning Network to support the existing network of Union Learning Reps (ULRs), work with trade unions and employers to train and support new ULRs in SMEs, develop ULRs to work with business clusters and manage a training subsidy available to SMEs.

Grant of £248,096 from ESF towards a £750,400 project. The project will benefit the Kerrier district. For further information please contact Geoff Hale on 01209 611604.

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1 October 2005
CUC Business & Social Research
Cornwall College have been awarded a priority 5.4 grant. The project part funded research in business, social science and corporate social responsibility and disseminated high quality research findings to 80 identified SME's and representative bodies.

Grant of £198,546 from ESF towards a £441,214 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Cornwall College Head Office on 01726 67911.

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1 October 2005
Finance Cornwall – Money with Management
Finance Cornwall Ltd has been awarded a priority 1.3 & 1.5 grant. The project provided management support for SME's and community based businesses received debt and equity finance through Finance Cornwall.

Grant of £2,254,401 from ERDF towards a £5,332,155 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Robin Teverson on 01872 272288.

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1 October 2005
Florence Road Phase 3 workshops
Westward Industrial Projects Ltd have been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. The project enabled development of 24 workshops on a contaminated Brownfield site.

Grant of £420,000 from ERDF towards a £1,200,000 project. The project will benefit the Caradon district. For further information please contact Mr Ian Wallace on 01579 383523.

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1 October 2005
Greenaway Workshops at Stratton
Greenaway & Greenaway Limited have been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. The project provided new light industrial units in Stratton.

Grant of £94,500 from ERDF towards a £270,000 project. The project will benefit North Cornwall. For further information please contact John Greenaway on 01288 352227.

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1 October 2005
Horticulture and Biomass Feasibility Study
Community Energy Plus have been awarded a priority 1.6 grant. The project funded a feasibility study into the implementation and sales potential of a Combined Heat and Power thermal biomass electricity plant using sustainable energy crops.

Grant of £30,075 from ERDF towards a £70,150 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

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1 October 2005
Import/Export Terminal
Carrick District Council have been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The project constructed an Import/Export terminal.

Grant of £93,318 from EAGGF towards a £184,636 project. The project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact Martin Searle on 01872 224265.

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1 October 2005
Indian Queens Industrial Estate
Hydra (South West) Ltd have been awarded a priority 2.1 grant. The project funded a 13,000 extension that will enable increase in production capacity.

Grant of £360,402 from ERDF towards a £1,029,720 project. The project will benefit the Restormel district.

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1 October 2005
Neet Foods Ltd – Development of cheese processing creamery
Neet Foods have been awarded a priority 1.4 & 4.6 grant. The project reinstated and equipped a redundant barn to establish a manufacturing facility.

Grant of £32,203 from EAGGF towards a £161,016 project. The project will benefit North Cornwall. For further information please contact Mr H Brodie on 01288 361142.

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1 October 2005
Pawton Dairy
Wills Brother Ltd has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. The project purchased innovative equipment to allow the dairy to become a state of the art facility.

Grant of £104,003 from EAGGF towards a £520,016 project. The project will benefit North Cornwall district. For further information please contact W A R Wills on 01208 816654.

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1 October 2005
Penmellyn Veterinary Group: Small Equine & Animal Hospital
Penmellyn Veterinary Group have been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The project allowed for relocation of veterinary practice.

Grant of £352,179 from EAGGF towards a £1,760,892 project. The project will benefit the Restormel district. For further information please contact Anne Thompson on 01637 880307.

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1 October 2005
Penwith Rural Workspace
Trewidden Enterprises Ltd have been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The project funded a study to investigate the feasibility of converting redundant farm building for alternative commercial use.

Grant of £38,959 from EAGGF towards a £103,889 project. The project will benefit the Penwith district. For further information please contact Mr E T Bolitho on 01736 363021.

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1 October 2005
Riches 4 Young Women Reasearch
Cornwall Education Business Partnership have been awarded a priority 3.5 grant. The project researched reasons why young women find careers in electronics unattractive and researched appropriate pedagogy, projects and topics that interest them.

Grant of £39,000 from ESF towards a £97,000 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact David Smith on 01872 323420.

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1 October 2005
Sheers Barton Business Unit
Mr J Perry has been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The project converted farm buildings and cattle sheds into rural business units with disabled access.

Grant of £100,750 from EAGGF towards a £503,750 project. The project will benefit North Cornwall. For further information please contact Mr M Bamford on 01626 892638.

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1 October 2005
Sport Action Zone Economic Impact Assessment
Cornwall Enterprise have been awarded a priority 2.2 & 4.8 grant. The project developed a method to measure the economic impact of sport on other businesses in the local economy.

Grant of £10,500 from ERDF towards a £49,062 project. The project will benefit all districts For further information please contact Nick Blandford on 01872 322800/Jonathan Woods on 01872 322837.

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1 October 2005
St Ingunger Farm Offices
Mr S Kendall has been awarded a priority 4.6 grant. The project converted farm buildings into office space with broadband access.

Grant of £200,962 from EAGGF towards a £1,004,809 project. The project will benefit the Restormel district. For further information please contact Mr S Kendall on 01208 831218.

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1 October 2005
Tresillian Business Park
Gary Morse has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. The project built a workspace divided into 2 units for small and medium sized businesses involved in light industry.

Grant of £45,381 from ERDF towards a £129,660 project. The project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact Gary Morse on 01326 270922.

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1 October 2005
Trevol Business Park
SWERDA have been awarded a priority 2.2 grant. The project improved the sites infrastructure.

Grant of £1,010,360 from ERDF towards a £2,293,020 project. The project will benefit the Restormel district. For further information please contact SWERDA on 01872 243750.

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1 October 2005
Wholesale Diversification Project
W C ROWE (Falmouth) Ltd have been awarded a priority 1.4 grant. The project increased production efficiency with increased in-house processing and capacity.

Grant of £255,010 from EAGGF towards a £1,275,051 project. The project will benefit the Carrick district. For further information please contact W C Rowe on 01326 377348.

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27 September 2005
HONEY 2
Newquay for Excellence have been awarded a priority 1.3 grant. This project extends the previous HONEY project to the rest of Cornwall. It is a business led project based around quality and the National Assured Quality Standards to improve hotels that join the club.

Grant of £2,315,952 from ERDF towards a £6,464,410 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Stella Hooper on 01637 871067.

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23 September 2005
CUC Research and Development (University of Exeter)
The University of Exeter has been awarded a priority 3.4 grant. The Cornwall Research Fund has been created to stimulate the creation of intellectual capital in the region. Small and medium-sized enterprises or small clusters of businesses are eligible to apply and seek up to 39% of the cost of a research and development project.

Grant of £2,999,841 from ESF towards a £7,702,000 project. This project will benefit all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Jean Taylor on 01326 370400.

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17 August 2005
EnVision Cornwall
Environment Agency has been awarded a priority 1.6 grant. EnVision Cornwall aims to increase the productivity and competitiveness of SME’s in the Cornwall area through the provision of tailored, high quality environmental support services.

Grant of £671,112 from ERDF towards a £1,342,223 project. This project benefits all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Jon Rattenbury on 01392 352349.

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12 August 2005
Tamar Foods Cornish Savoury Expansion Project
Tamar Foods has been awarded a priority 1.4 grant. This project will enlarge production facilities at Tamar bakery in Callington, to increase production capacity of the savoury range, which utilise local produce under the Cornish brand name.

Grant of £2,625,018 from EAGGF towards a £13,125,406 project. This project will benefit Caradon district. For further information please contact Kirstin Hawkins on 01579 389426.

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28 June 2005
Project Cream Tea (Rodda)
Rodda's have been awarded a priority 1.4 and 4.6 grant. This project is to re-organise and expand the premises to allow improvements to the processing, product and transport flows and to increase production, chilling and freezing capacity to meet the growing demand for cream based products and to provide a new capacity for processing skimmed milk bi-products.

Grant of £1,379,352 from EAGGF towards a £6,896,764 project. The project benefits Kerrier district. For further information please contact Philip Rodda on 01209 823300.

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23 June 2005
Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC) Phase 2, The Fal Project
Truro College has been awarded a priority 2.7 grant. This project will construct a new building at Truro College which will act as a focal point for all higher education students. The new building will also host the College's business centre as a pragmatic way of developing higher education opportunities that directly address the needs of business.

Grant of £3,706,864 from ERDF towards a £8,677,832 project. The project benefits all districts of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Truro College on 01872 267000.

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10 June 2005
Beacon Technology Park
Site Servicing The SWRDA has been awarded a priority 2.5 grant. This project is to develop the former St Lawrence's Hospital site on the outskirts of Bodmin into a high tech office based business park. Road infrastructure, plot servicing and layout works are required to accommodate the new business park.

Grant of £1,264,025 from ERDF towards a £2,528,050 project. The project benefits North Cornwall district. For further information please contact SWRDA on 01872 243799.

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26 May 2005
Unlocking Cornish Potential Phase 2
Cornwall College has been awarded a priority 3.7 grant. This project is an extension / expansion of the existing Unlocking Cornish Potential Project. It aims to measurably improve the efficiency, competitiveness and growth potential of SME's in Cornwall through the placement of graduates in companies to work on business development projects.

Grant of £703,173 from ESF towards a £1,900,472 project. The project benefits all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Allyson Glover on 01209 617664.

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20 May 2005
Cornwall Marine Network
The Cornwall Marine Network has been awarded a priority 1.6 grant. This project will enable the Network to employ a team of 3 people to facilitate a much enhanced events programme throughout Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to encourage investment by members in key marketing events from which more business will flow.

Grant of £535,000 from ERDF towards a £1,070,000 project. The project benefits all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Alan Shepherd on 01326 377648.

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28 April 2005
Eden Supply Chain Development
The Eden Project has been awarded a priority 1.3 and 4.6 grant. This project establishes a team of people to work for the Eden supply chain development team that will help develop new products using the Eden brand name and establish new partnerships across a number of sectors in Cornwall.

Grant of £375,444 from ERDF and £258,362 from EAGGF towards a £1,972,059 project. The project benefits all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Dan James on 01726 811978.

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20 April 2005
SWIG Cornwall Business Development Funds Phase 2
South West investment Group (SWIG) has been awarded a priority 1.2 grant. The objectives of this project are to assist the economic development of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly by providing low cost repayable aid to start-ups, micro-businesses and larger SME's.

Grant of £1,815,000 from ERDF towards a £4,530,000 project. The project benefits all districts in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. For further information please contact Peter Casey on 01872 223883.

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9 March 2005
Kensey Foods
Kensey Foods have been awarded a priority 4.9 and 1.4 grant. The project will allow the business to further expand by constructing new high-care production facilities for a range of dessert products. As a result the applicant will expand sales of existing products, further increase local sourcing of ingredients and create additional employment.

Grant of £3,042,045 from EAGGF towards a 15,210,226 project and grant of £676,600 from EAGGF towards a £3,383,000 project. For further information please contact Ivor Ough Tel 01566 778300

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24 January 2005
Crantock Bakery
Crantock Bakery have been awarded a priority 1.4 grant to expand production capacity and improve quality of finished product. The company is best known for its handmade pasties but also produces other savoury and sweet lines. Project will lead to a 100% increase in local sourcing due to the need for increased volume and the recently revised local purchasing policy.

Grant of £246,875 from EAGGF towards a £1,234,376 project, for further information please contact Matthew Hurry, Tel 01726 861120.

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14 January 2005
Looe Economic Regeneration Scheme
Caradon District Council have been awarded a priority 4.8 grant to revitalise key elements of the Looe conservation area. The project will have the dual benefit of improving the economic potential of the town by bringing unused or under used employment space to full productive use whilst simultaneously upgrading and preserving heritage buildings which contribute to the distinctiveness of the town of Looe and provide a better environment for visitors.

Grant of £210,000 from ERDF towards a £564,375 project, for further information please contact Kate Bruce, Tel 01759 3410033.

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22 October 2004
Truro Technology Park
Truro Technology Park Limited have been awarded a priority 2.2 grant for a project which aims to service industrial land on the Newham Industrial Estate in order to encourage technology businesses to move to the area.

Grant of £590,000 from ERDF towards a £1,685,715 project, for further information please contact Russell Dodge, Tel 01872 222777.

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20 August 2004
Veterinary barn conversion
Mr Baker has been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant towards the conversion of a redundant barn into a dedicated unit for the establishment of a new veterinary practice, to be operated as a partnership between Mr Baker and another vet.

Grant of £48,969 from EAGGF towards a £244,844 project, for further information please contact Mr Baker, Lezant Veterinary surgery, Tel 01579 370322.

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13 August 2004
Wheal Kitty Workshops
Carrick District Council has been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant towards a project that will construct 6 office and light industrial units of varying sizes utilising and enhancing the former mining site of Wheal Kitty near St Agnes. This will complete the work of removing the derelict and dilapidated buildings.

Grant of £376,396 from ERDF towards a £940,990 project, for further information please contact Roger Radcliffe, Carrick District Council, Tel 01872 224325.

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23 July 2004
CUC Business Support Programme
The University of Exeter has been awarded a Priority 1.6 grant towards a project will develop and implement a Business Support Programme for CUC including specialist sector support for the Environmental and Multi-media sectors.

Grant of £2,970,165 from ERDF towards a £5,629,405 project, for further information please contact Gordon Kelly, Tel 01326 37430.

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16 July 2004
Targeting support to micro-businesses
West Cornwall Enterprise Trust has been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant towards the provision of a business mentor as part of the emerging business advisory networks, dedicated to micro-business support. Seek to provide quality driven, in depth, continuing support and mentoring to businesses in South Kerrier with growth potential enabling increased turnover and employment.

Grant of £57,500 from ERDF towards a £115,000 project, for further information please contact Joe Fraser, Tel 01736 352007.

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14 May 2004
Unlocking Cornish Potential
Cornwall College has been awarded a Priority 1.7 and 3.2 grant as part of the CUC involving the placement of recent graduates in SMEs to undertake business development projects.

Grant of £522,138 from ESF towards a £1,338,811 project and £513,565 from ESF towards a £1,316,832 project, for further information please contact Kerry Wastell, Unlocking Cornish Potential, Tel 01209 616101.

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11 May 2004
North Cornwall Business Adviser
Mid Cornwall Enterprise Trust has been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to employ 2 business advisers to prepare business plans for client SMEs, develop training plans, give information on funding available, and advise on general management matters.

Grant of £89,947 from ERDF towards a £179,894 project, for further information please contact Alan Moore, Mid Cornwall Enterprise Trust, Tel 01726 813079.

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11 May 2004
Miller Court Annex
SAS & Trewartha's Plumbing and Heating have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant for the development of vacant land within current business park to create 6 serviced industrial/light industrial workshop units.

Grant of £58,259 from ERDF towards a £166,457 project, for further information please contact Andy Patton, Tel 01579 370567.

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29 March 2004
Technical Investigations and Appraisals St Mary's Harbour
Phase 1 The Council for the Isles of Scilly has been awarded a Priority 2.4 grant to conduct Technical Investigations to determine the scope and scale of the development of St Mary's Harbour.

Grant of £88,295 from ERDF towards a £193,500 project for further information please contact Jane Buchanan, Council of the Isles of Scilly, Tel 01720 423307.

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18 March 2004
Connected!
Western Power Distribution has been awarded a Priority 4.6 and 4.8 grant to connect around 75 businesses across Cornwall to mains electricity.

Grant of £63,564 from ERDF towards a £160,165 project and £187,298 from EAGGF towards a £944,709 project, for further information please contact WPD Media Relations, Tel 0117 933 2005.

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2 March 2004
Walker Lines Business Units
North Cornwall District Council has been awarded a priority 4.8 grant. This project will provide 14 business units on the Walker Lines Estate in Bodmin.

Grant of £412,800 from ERDF towards a £1,032,000 project. This project will benefit the North Cornwall District. For further information please contact Annie Moore, North Cornwall District Council on 01208 893318.

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17 November 2003
Restormel Business Adviser
Mid Cornwall Enterprise Trust Ltd have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to continue the employment of a full-time business adviser for three years to assist micro-businesses throughout Restormel.

Grant of £50,500 from ERDF towards a £105,500 project, for further information please contact Claire Evans, Restormel Regeneration Partnership, Tel 01726 623735.

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14 November 2003
Camelford Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme
North Cornwall District Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant to support the repair and enhancement of historic buildings within Camelford.

Grant of £224,500 from ERDF towards a £575,500 project, for further information please contact Annie Moore, North Cornwall District Council, 01208 893333.

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28 July 2003
In Cornwall You Can
Cornwall Enterprise Company has been awarded a Priority 1.6 grant to run a campaign to attract high-quality businesses to Cornwall.

Grant of £679,272 from ERDF towards a £1,358,546 project. For further information please contact Danielle Atkins, 01872 322846.

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16 July 2003
Treleigh Industrial Estate
South West Regional Development Agency has been awarded a Priority 2.1 grant to extend Treleigh Industrial Estate.

Grant of £485,500 from ERDF towards a £971,000 project. For further information please contact Jason Clark, Deborah Clark & Associates on 01872 276276.

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4 July 2003
Cascade Phase 2
Truro College have been awarded a Priority 3.2 grant to provide business support to small and medium sized businesses in Cornwall.

Grant of £153,900 from ESF towards a £404,700 project. For further information please contact Bob Egerton on 07785 748844.

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27 June 2003
Developing the Business Support Network
Business Link Devon & Cornwall have been awarded a Priority 1.3 and 1.5 grant to expand the level of assistance available for Cornwall's small businesses.

Grant of £3,504,500 from ERDF towards a £7,009,000 project. For further information please contact Ian Gent, Business Link Devon and Cornwall on 08456 009966

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13 June 2003
Truro Business Park
Paul McIntosh has been awarded a Priority 2.2 grant to provide four new business units for high-tech companies.

Grant of £549,000 from ERDF towards a £1,893,260 project. For further information please contact Paul McIntosh, Datasharp on 01872 266666.

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9 June 2003
Well Cornwall Phase 1
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust have been awarded a Priority 1.1 grant to create a multi-professional education, research and business development facility.

Grant of £1,250,000 from ERDF towards a £4,041,600 project. For further information please contact Laura Mason, Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust on 01872 252934.

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30 May 2003
Mount Pleasant Ecological Park
Mr Tim Stirrup has been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to create six high-tech eco-friendly workshops for use by traditional craftspeople and artists.

Grant of £63,819 from EAGGF towards a £255, 274 project. For further information please contact Tim Stirrup on 01872 571054.

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17 April 2003
Creative Kernow
Creative Kernow have been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant to provide hands-on support for small businesses and individuals working in the creative industries sector.

Grant of £172,841 from ERDF towards a £409,450 project. For further information please contact Julie Seyler, Creative Kernow, on 01872 271923.

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14 February 2003
Newquay Tourism Investment Programme
Better Business Quality - Restormel Borough Council have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to improve the standard of Newquay's hotel accommodation. This element of the programme will increase the business quality of SME's in Newquay through a delegated umbrella fund.

Grant of £980,928 from ERDF towards a £2,968,845 project. For further information please contact Ruth Vincent, Newquay for Excellence Training, on 01637 871067.

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14 February 2003
Newquay Tourism Investment Programme
Better Business Skills - Newquay for Excellence Training Ltd have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to improve the standard of Newquay's hotel accommodation. This element of the programme will provide one-to-one business mentor support.

Grant of £355,600 from ERDF towards a £790,740 project. For further information please contact Ruth Vincent, Newquay for Excellence Training, on 01637 871067.

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20 January 2003
Eden Development Team Phase 1 Part 2
The Eden Project have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to carry out two feasibility studies to assess the potential for a plant nursery and an energy centre.

Grant of £53,337 from EAGGF towards a £106,675 project. For further information please contact Henrietta Lilley, Deborah Clark and Associates, 01872 276 276.

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20 January 2003
Eden Development Team Phase 1 Part 1
The Eden Project have been awarded a Priority 2.1 grant to carry out studies and reports together with detailed design and planning proposals to assess the feasibility of further projects.

Grant of £1,006,892 from ERDF towards a £2,061,378 project. For further information please contact Henrietta Lilley, Deborah Clark and Associates, 01872 276276.

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10 January 2003
International Trade Advisers
Cornwall Chamber of Commerce and Industry have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant to expand their service of providing Cornish companies with expert advice on selling their goods overseas.

Grant of £144,228 from ERDF towards a £298,974 project. For further information please contact Mike Puzey, Cornwall Chamber of Commerce & Industry, on 01209 611647.

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9 January 2003
Mevagissey Harbour Regeneration
Mevagissey Harbour Trustees have been awarded a Priority 5.2 grant to carry out a study to assess the economic potential for a regeneration programme to transform the coastal village with improved working and leisure facilities.

Grant of £25,000 from ERDF towards a £50,000 project. For further information please contact Hugh Bowles, Mevagissey Harbourmaster, on 01726 843 305.

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3 January 2003
Oakland Mews
James Lockyer Associates Ltd have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant to create four additional business premises on the Liskeard Business Park.

Grant of £118,705 from ERDF towards a £339,150 project. For further information please contact James Lockyer of James Lockyer Associates Ltd on 01579 344771.

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5 December 2002
St Just Area Regeneration
Cornwall County Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 and 5.2 grant towards an integrated package of social and environmental improvements in the parishes of St Just, Zennor, Towednack and Morvah.

Grant of £1,990,869 from ERDF towards a £3,987,233 project. For more information please contact Nigel Sumpter on 01872 322610.

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25 November 2002
Potential for Miscanthus
BICAL have been awarded a Priority 4.3 grant towards a feasibility study to investigate the potential opportunities to process Cornish grown Miscanthus to produce biodegradable plant and pots/or a wide range of composite products.

Grant of £38,957 from EAGGF towards a £77,915 project. For more information please contact Paul Bryant or Angela Brett at Impact Design & Marketing on 01823 332972.

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15 November 2002
ReMaDe Kernow (Part 2)
Cornwall Waste Working Group Ltd. have been successful in obtaining a second Priority 1.6 grant towards the second phase of its innovative project that aims to add £21 million a year to the Cornish economy and provide hundreds of jobs by tackling the County's waste mountain.

Grant of £251,000 from ERDF towards a £502,000 project. For further information please contact Michael Poole on 01579 349316.

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4 November 2002
Trehummer Enterprises
G & B Uglow have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant to convert redundant farm buildings into eight or nine separate units of business workspace in Egloskerry.

Grant of £113,900 from EAGGF towards a £569,498 project. For further information please contact Gareth Rowe on 01872 264488.

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15 October 2002
Bickland Wholesale Production Expansion
WC Rowe (Falmouth) Ltd has been awarded a Priority 1.4 grant to increase its production capacity and range and volume of products by purchasing second premises and related equipment.

Grant of £491,258 from EAGGF towards a £2,456,291 project. For further information please contact Alan Pearce of W.C. Rowe on 01326 372380.

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4 October 2002
Cornwall Tourism Forum & Destination Marketing
Cornwall Enterprise has been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant to create a high profile advertising campaign in the national press to encourage visitors who might not previously have considered Cornwall as destination for holidays or off peak short breaks. The project also sets up The Cornwall Tourism Forum to ensure that the public and private sectors work effectively together to achieve a step-change in Cornwall's Tourism.

Grant of £1,371,680 from ERDF towards a £2,743,360 project. For further details please call Deborah Smith at Cornwall Enterprise on 01872 32 912.

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1 October 2002
Callington Industrial Units
Caradon District Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant to create new industrial units and offices.

Grant of £126,172 from ERDF towards a £315,430 project. For further details please contact Stephen Vinson at Caradon District Council on 01579 341031.

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1 October 2002
Ponsharden Maritime Project
Discovery Quay Enterprises Ltd. have been successful in obtaining a Priority 2.2 grant towards creating an integrated marine centre based in Falmouth on the old BP site. This is a sister project to the Falmouth Maritime Museum.

Grant of £1,635,000 from ERDF towards a £4,448,000 project. For further details please contact Tamsin Loveless, National Maritime Museum Cornwall, on 01326 313388.

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25 September 2002
Large Industrial Unit, Cardrew
Midas Commercial Developments Ltd. have been successful in obtaining a Priority 2.1 project to build two large industrial units at Redruth.

Grant of £2,273,818 from ERDF towards a £6,496,624 project. For further information please contact either Mike Murphy, Managing Director of Stralfors PLC, on 01326 372778 or Sarah Gunn, Midas Developments, on 01752 509581.

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9 September 2002
CUC Phase 1 Hub Capital Design Centre
Falmouth College of Arts has been awarded a Priority 5.3 grant towards the construction of the CUC campus at Tremough, Falmouth.

Grant of £12,177,332 from ERDF towards a £20,258,454 project. For further information please contact Gordon Kelly 01326 370430.

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9 September 2002
CUC Phase 1 Hub Capital Camborne School of Mines Centre
The University of Exeter has been awarded a Priority 5.3 grant towards the construction of CUC buildings across Cornwall.

Grant of £12,525,165 from ERDF towards a £22,337,117 project. For further information please contact Gordon Kelly on 01326 370430.

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5 September 2002
King Harry Maritime Trail
Rural Economic Partnership Ltd has been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant towards a marketing project to promote mid-Cornwall as an ‘off-peak’ tourism destination. The project also hopes to improve the quality of the visitor experience. Click here to visit the King Harry's Cornwall website.

Grant of £62,289 from ERDF towards a £125,289 project. For further information please contact Cath Horton, Carrick IAP Programme Manager on 01872 224541.

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3 September 2002
Digital Peninsula Network Phase 1
Digital Peninsula Network Ltd have been awarded a Priority 1.3 grant in order that the existing ICT network office can be manned permanently, and to expand existing services offered to businesses.

Grant of £235,835 from ERDF towards a £530,335 project. For further information please contact John Cowles on 01736 333700.

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23 August 2002
The Bull Pen
Dairyland Farmworld have been awarded a Priority 4.6 grant towards The Bull Pen; a new all-weather indoor play area allowing the business stay open all year.

Grant of £113,736 from EAGGF towards a £454,944 project. For further information please contact Brian Anderson, Director Dairyland Farmworld on 01872 510246.

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26 July 2002
CUC Rim Developments at Cornwall College
Cornwall College has been awarded a Priority 5.3 grant towards the creation of eight new buildings with latest teaching, computing or scientific equipment plus state-of-the-art resources such as lecture theatres for local communities.

Grant of £4,771,000 from ERDF towards a £9,727,000 project. For further details please contact Dr. Alan Stanhope on 01726 222724.

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25 July 2002
Porthleven Regeneration Strategy & Action Plan
Porthleven Town Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant towards developing an overall strategy for the town as well as a detailed action plan of projects to be implemented over the next decade.

Grant of £12,500 from ERDF towards a £25,000 project. For further information contact Elsi Balme on 01326 573154 or Charlotte Davies on 01326 311999.

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19 July 2002
South West Film Studios
South West Film Studios Ltd. have been awarded a Priority 1.1 grant towards a project to build the first film studio complex in the South West. The studio, at St. Agnes, will provide state-of-the-art productions facilities for the film and television industry.

Grant of £2,018,800 from ERDF towards a £5,768,000 project. For further information please contact Jane Kessell, South West Film Studios (UK) Ltd. Tel
01872 554131.

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4 July 2002
Restormel Business Adviser
Mid Cornwall Enterprise Trust have obtained a Priority 1.3 grant towards a project to benefit small businesses in the Restormel Area.

Grant of £17,350 from ERDF towards a £34,700 project. For further information please contact Katrina Waters, Administration Officer, RRP IAP Team on 01726 623735.

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28 June 2002
The Station Road Footway Project
Perranarworthal Parish Council have been awarded a Priority 4.8 grant towards creating a footpath linking the Railway Station at Perranwell and the village centre.

Grant of £20,861 from ERDF towards a £56,561 project. For further information please contact Cath Horton at Carrick Community Alliance IAP on 01872 224428.

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17 June 2002
Finance Cornwall
A Priority 1.2 grant towards a major venture capital and loan fund for businesses in Cornwall, enabling Finance Cornwall to now prepare for the official launch later this year.

Grant of £9,000,000 from ERDF towards a £20,000,000 project. For further information please contact Robin Teverson on 01872 272288.

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14 June 2002
Port of Truro Covered Warehouse
Carrick IAP have assisted Truro Harbour Office to secure a Priority 4.6 grant to carry out a study into the need and economic benefits of building a new covered warehouse at the Port, primarily for use by the agricultural industry.

Grant of £2,000 from EAGGF towards a £4,000 project. For further information please contact Cath Horton on 01872 224428.

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30 May 2002
Penryn Townscape Heritage Initiative
Carrick District Council have been awarded a Priority 2.2 grant towards a project to restore key historic buildings, convert vacant properties to bring back into economic use, improve streets and commercial areas and generally revitalise the historic heart of the town.

Grant of £670,000 from ERDF towards a £1,340,000 project. For further information contact Tim Kellett on 01872 224570 or 01326 378872.

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9 May 2002
Build and Train Cornwall Holistic
The Young Builders' Trust have been awarded a 3.1 grant for a project which aims to upskill long-term the unemployed and people at risk from social exclusion and provide them with the skills needed that will enable them to enter the employment market for the construction industry.

Grant of £891,427 from ESF towards a £1,982,118 project. For further information please contact The Young Builders' Trust on 01752 601313.

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5 April 2002
Cornwall Arts Marketing
The Arts Centre Trust have been awarded an ERDF Priority 5.1 grant towards a project aimed at improving the marketing of arts.

Grant of £2,923,963 from ERDF towards a £6,002,696 project. For further information contact Richard Glover on 01872 274427.

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25 March 2002
New Tourism Champion for the Isles of Scilly
The Council for the Isles of Scilly have been awarded a Priority 5.1 grant towards the provision of a dedicated tourism officer coordinating activity across all the Islands, including a dedicated website, advertising and marketing campaigns.

Grant of £169,000 from ERDF towards a £412,100 project. For further information please contact Steve Watt, Council of the Isles of Scilly or Jane Buchanan, IAP Coordinator for the Isles of Scilly , Tel 01720 423307, e-mail jbuchanan@scilly.gov.uk

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18 March 2002
Eden Foundation
The Eden Project has been awarded a Priority 1.1 grant towards the construction of a building for the Eden Foundation, which will house the nerve centre for Eden’s ethical commercial group.

Grant of £1,750,000 from ERDF towards a £4,066,000 project. For further information contact Henrietta Lilley on 01872 276276.

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8 March 2002
Destination Southwest
a new partnership to develop and extend the number of cruise liner visits to ports within the South West under Priority 5.1.

Grant of £70,816 from ERDF for a £141,630 project. For more information contact Bob Harrison, Director of Cruise Operations, on 01666 861058.

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1 March 2002
Goss Moor & Environs Rural Issues & Opportunities Feasibility Study
English Nature (through Restormel Regeneration Partnership's IAP) have been awarded a Priority 4.6 EAGGF grant to conduct a Feasibility Study into maximising the benefits of the upgrading and realigning of the A30. The study aims to help local agricultural businesses and SMEs. (See media release of same date for more information.

Grant of £10,310 from EAGGF towards a £37,810 project. For further information contact Diane Woodhead, RRP IAP Team on 01726 623735.

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15 February 2002
Working Woodlands II
Working Woodlands Holdings Ltd have been awarded a Priority 4.5 grant to provide grant aid and support services to boost Cornish businesses that grow wood, work with locally produced wood or sell products made from local wood.

Grant of £583,209 from EAGGF for a £1,913,419 project. For further information please contact Chris Bow, Working Woodlands Tel
01803 867891; e-mail the.barton@btinternet.com

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1 February 2002
Airport Development Director for Newquay Cornwall International Airport
Priority 2.4. Graham Greaves has been appointed Airport Development Director with a brief to take the recently refurbished Newquay International Airport into the next stage of its development and to tackle with airport operators, Sutton Harbour Holdings, some of the existing constraints on expansion of both passenger and freight air facilities.

Grant of £223,500 from ERDF for £447,000 project. Contact Graham Greaves on 01872 322317.

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24 January 2002
Harvey's Foundry Hayle, Phase 1
Penwith District Council Priority 2.2 project to regenerate 24 Foundry Square into an archive, research and training centre. Top SW architects to design a flagship project.

Grant of £796,540 from ERDF for £1,884,540 project. Contact Caroline Sargent on 01736 336689.

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8 January 2002
Looe Community Computer & Business Centre
Looe Development Trust have been awarded a Priority 4.8 project to provide £250,000 computer and business centre for Looe to operate as a learning centre for the town and surrounding area.

Grant of £109,225 from ERDF for £245,225 project. Contact Colin Tregear on 01503 220160 for further information.

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11 December 2001
actnow 'A'
Cornwall Enterprise, SWRDA, Cornwall County Council, Business Link, BT Priority 2.4 project to upgrade 12 telephone exchanges around Cornwall to provide ASDL broadband technology.

Grant of £910,000 from ERDF for £2,600,000 project contact Jason Clark, Communications Manager, Objective One on 01872 276276 or Jason Mann at BT on 01803 216415. Click here to visit the actnow website.

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11 December 2001
actnow 'B'
Cornwall Enterprise, SWRDA, Business Link, Cornwall College and BT This project follows on from actnow A; and will provide a support package to 3,300 small and medium-sized businesses to help make the most of the new technology.

Grant of £4,344,000 from ERDF for a £9,958,000 project. For more details please contact actnow on 01209 722850.

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7 December 2001
Cornwall Image & Brand, Phase 2
Cornwall Enterprise Priority 5.1 project to examine the perception of Cornwall both nationally and locally, and the impact Cornwall’s image has on the promotion and sale of its goods and services with the aim of establish how Cornwall’s economic performance can be improved.

Grant of £100,000 from ERDF towards a £200,000 project. For further information please contact Teresa Timms at Cornwall Enterprise on 10872 322907.

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26 October 2001
St Columb Major Employment Units
South West Regional Development Agency (SWRDA) - Priority 2.1 project to build a 50,000 sq. ft. unit, one of the largest speculative factories to be build in Cornwall for several years, which is expected to create at least 80 new jobs. The unit has already generated considerable interest from companies looking to expand or relocate.

Grant of £1,693,051 from ERDF for £3,206,101 project. Contact Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager on 01872-276276, Miles Carden, SWRDA Principal Regeneration Manager, on 01872-243750 or Sarah Gunn, Midas Construction, on 01752 509581 for further information.

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19 October 2001
Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC) Initiative
Second Phase of Start Up work Falmouth College of Arts - Priority 5.3 project to continue in the development of the CUC, which aims to attract an extra 4,000 new students to Cornwall by 2010, thereby creating a projected 1,000 new jobs and generating £31 million a year in the local economy.

Grant of £4,937,500 from ERDF for £8,817,000 project. Contact Gordon Kelly, CUC Co-ordinator, on 01326 370430 or Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager, on 01872 276276 for further information.

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11 October 2001
Camborne-Pool-Redruth Urban Framework Regeneration Scheme SWRDA
Priority 2.2 project aiming to provide an integrated strategic framework for the Camborne-Pool-Redruth area to guide regeneration investment and associated development to accelerate economic growth and achieve improvements to the local built environment.

Grant of £71,480 from ERDF towards a £142,960 project. For further information please contact Stephen Bohane on 01872 240505.

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5 October 2001
Adding Value to Business Support Through the SBS
PROSPER - Priority 1.3 project to provide a higher level of support to small businesses in Cornwall.

Grant of £1,565,968 from ERDF for £3,131,937 project. Contact Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager, on 01872 276276 for further information.

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28 September 2001
Heritage Economic Regeneration
Falmouth - Carrick District Council Priority 2.2 project to improve Falmouth’s town centre. The Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme (HERS) is a package of heritage grants designed to bring extra income into Falmouth by making the town more attractive to visitors and thereby capitalising on the new National Maritime Museum which is due to open in 2002. The project has been developed by Carrick District Council in a bid to encourage investment in Falmouth by improving the condition of historic buildings in the commercial heart of the town between the Moors and the docks.

Grant of £357,360 from ERDF for £748,610 project. Contact Tim Kellett, Project Manager Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme, on 01872 224570 for further information.

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19 September 2001
Fistral Beach - International Surfing Centre
Restormel Borough Council Priority 2.2 project is a high-profile scheme which will act as a prime example of how Cornwall's private sector can work alongside the public sector to develop a project with major benefits for all involved. The project will see a range of high-quality facilities built by next summer and involves the Borough Council, surfing organisations, education bodies and private business joining forces to enhance the beach's already high reputation among surfers and other beach users. The surfing centre has been heralded as the first step in a £20 million programme to breathe new life into Newquay.

Grant of £531,031 from ERDF for £1,300,497 project. Contact Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager, on 01872 276276 for further information.

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17 September 2001
Penwith Pathways to Employment
Penwith Housing Association Priority 4.2 project to provide outreach employment and training support in four wards in Penwith. Jobless people will be offered innovative and flexible support to get back on the path to work and to access employment , training and skills development. In addition there will be community development work with residents in the four wards based around a series of community projects.

Grant of £316,872 from ESF for £704,160 project. Contact Jason Clark, Objective One Communications Manager, on 01872 276276 for further information.

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24 August 2001
CREATE Cornwall Enterprise
Priority 3.2 project aiming to ensure that training provision matches the needs of SMEs across the county by being demand led, rather than supply led.

Grant of £1,101,874 from ESF for £4,051,898 project. Contact Janet Tressider, Camborne College, on 01209 611611 for further information.

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22 August 2001
Saltash Waterside Phase I
Caradon District Council Priority 5.2 project to transform Saltash’s waterside into a focal point for visitors and locals.

Grant of £189,858 from ERDF for £380,931 project. Contact Stephen Vinson, Economic Development Manager, Caradon District Council on 01579 341031 or Louise Cox, Projects Officer, Saltash Partnership on 01752 217721 or 07968 575611 for further information.

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3 August 2001
ReMaDe Kernow
Cornwall Waste Working Group - Priority 1.6 project to bring about a recycling revolution and cut the volume of material going into landfill sites. Recycling Market Development is a groundbreaking project looking at how we can reuse material rather than squander it and create new markets for materials currently regarded as waste.

Grant of £137,591 from ERDF for £275,591 project. Contact Michael Pool, Director, on 01208 265147 for further information.

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3 August 2001
Engineering and Construction Centre of Excellence
Cornwall College Priority 3.6 project to attract more students into the engineering and construction industries and equip them with the latest skills.

Grant of £2,027,824 from ERDF for £5,069,561 project. Contact Martyn Oliver, Marketing Director Cornwall College, on 01209 616126 for further information.

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23 July 2001
Volunteers Programme Cornwall
The Princes Trust Priority 3.1 project to help young people in Cornwall off benefits and back into work.

Grant of £144,925 from ESF for £289,851 project. Contact Peter Cudmore at The Prince's Trust on 01392 445157 for further information.

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23 July 2001
Woodworks Two
Silvanus Trust Priority 3.2 project aimed at creating 40 new jobs within the Forestry and Wood Using sector over the next two years.

Grant of £100,00 from ESF for £233,000 project. Contact Sarah Young at Silvanus Trust, on 01566 775554 for further information.

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23 July 2001
Liskeard Phase III Workshops and Managed Workspace Units
Caradon District Council - Priority 1.1 project to create 11 new industrial units and nine managed workspace units in Liskeard.

Grant of £291,679 from ERDF for £729,195 project. Contact Economic Development Manager, Stephen Vinson on 01579 341031 for further information.

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23 July 2001
Setting Up of New Website
Cornwall Fish Producers Organisation (CFPO) have received a Priority 4.7 grant towards the setting up of a website to promote fish, the fishing industry as a career and provide information on the Cornish Fishing Industry.

Grant of £704 from FIFG towards a £2,010 project. For further details please contact Clare Leverton on 01872 270333.

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20 July 2001
Camborne School of Mines
Environmental Research University of Exeter - Priority 5.4 project to ensure the successful development, through research, of the environmental sector. At the heart of the project is recognition of the international expertise that already exists in Cornwall in earth and environmental sciences.

Grant of £ 700,441 from ESF for £1,557,311 project. contact Director of Research at Camborne School of Mines, Dr Duncan Pirrie, on 01209 712167 for further information.

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5 July 2001
Provision of Industrial Starter Units, Saltash
EBL Developments - Priority 1.1 project to provide eight industrial units on the Tamar View Industrial Estate.

Grant of £102,900 from ERDF for £316,856 project. Contact EBL Developments on 01752 695346 for more information.

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5 July 2001
Centre of Excellence (Helford Building)
Truro College - Priority 5.3 project to construct centre of excellence for provision of higher education as part of plans for Combined Universities in Cornwall initiative.

Grant of £1,675,528 from ERDF for £3,935,990 project. See media release from same date for further details.

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18 June 2001
Creating Cornish Prosperity
Cornwall Enterprise - Priority 3.2 project working with St Austell Brewery to provide business counselling and vocational qualifications for those working in the licensed trade.

Grant of £502,938 from ESF for £1,146,838 project. For further information see media release from same date.

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8 June 2001
WISE (Waste Incineration Strategy for the Environment)
Council for the Isles of Scilly - Priority 4.8 project to provide secondary burn chamber for incineration plant and reduce emissions.

Grant of £465,000 from ERDF for £965,000 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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6 June 2001
Stepping Into Tourism
Newquay For Excellence - Priority 3.2 project to combat seasonal unemployment through a wage subsidy scheme for tourism businesses and vocational training for employees.

Grant of £671,685 from ESF for £1,527,105 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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1 June 2001
CASCADE
Truro College - Priority 3.2 project providing support to develop new and existing small businesses.

Grant of £334,401 from ESF for £751,835 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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1 June 2001
New Business Excellence
PROSPER - Priority 3.2 project providing advice, guidance and training for newly created businesses.

Grant of £47,902 from ESF for £106,450 project.

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21 May 2001
Torpoint Marine Drive Workspace Centre
Caradon District Council - Priority 1.1 project to develop a disused council depot into 25 managed workspace units and conference facility.

Grant of £308,925 from ERDF for £772,313 project. For further details, contact Andrew Ellis at Caradon District Council on 01579 341230.

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17 May 2001
Small Business Grant Scheme
South West Investment Group - Priority 1.2 project to provide grants to micro-businesses and small enterprises.

Grant of £100,000 from ERDF for £200,000 project. For further information contact SWIG on 01872 223883. Click here to visit the South West Investment Group website.

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17 May 2001
Small Business Start Up Fund
South West Investment Group - Priority 1.2 project to provide loans to micro-businesses and small enterprises.

Grant of £300,000 from ERDF for £600,000 project. For further information contact SWIG on 01872 223883.

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17 May 2001
Cornwall Grant Scheme and Business Development Funds Management
South West Investment Group - Priority 1.3 project to market and administer SWIG’s funds.

Grant of £126,196 from ERDF for £265,696 project. For further information contact SWIG on 01872 223883.

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15 May 2001
Let's Do IT!
Cornwall Enterprise Priority 1.7, second phase of project to support training via the Internet for small businesses in key sectors.

Grant of £302,000 from ESF for £671,000 project. See media release from same date for further information.

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14 May 2001
Rural Diversification Capital Grant Initiative
PROSPER - Priority 4.6 project to provide fund for farms and rural business diversification.

Grant of £1,236,732 from EAGGF for £4,450,463 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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10 May 2001
Rural Tourism Improvement Fund
South West Tourism - Priority 4.6 project providing umbrella fund to assist farm tourism developments.

Grant of £1,969,070 from EAGGF for £7,108,540 project. For further information, see media release from same date.

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30 April 2001
Millbrook Workshops
Caradon District Council - Priority 1.1 project to build six industrial units to serve Millbrook and Rame Peninsula area.

Grant of £219,612 from ERDF for £549,031project. For further details, contact Andrew Ellis at Caradon District Council on 01579 341230.

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27 April 2001
Cornwall Prince's Youth Trust
Cornwall College - Priority 3.4 project to provide unemployed 16 to 24-year-olds with skills to enter the labour market and understanding of the needs of employers.

Grant of £200,984 from ESF for £446,634 project. See media release from same date for further details.

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12 April 2001
Training for Marine Engineering
Cornwall College - Priority 1.7 project to expand vocational and higher education training in sector.

Grant of £755,570 from ESF for £1,679,337 project. See press release from same date for more information.

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6 April 2001
Cornwall 2001 & Beyond
The Prince's Trust - six-year Priority 1.5 project to support young entrepreneurs in launching and developing new businesses.

Grant of £589,360 from ERDF for £1,178,720 project. See press release from same date for more information.

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30 March 2001
Cornwall Film Fund (Phase One)
Cornwall County Council - Priority 1.2 project providing Umbrella Fund to support film, TV and script production in Cornwall.

Grant of £548,529 from ERDF for £1,097,058 project. Contact Jenefer Lowe on 01872 323465 for more information.

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29 March 2001
Apple Project
Par/Drinnick Feasibility Study Restormel Borough Council - Priority 2.4 project to investigate the economic regeneration potential of developing rail links and dock facilities at Par.

Grant of £30,000 from ERDF for £60,000 project. See media release from same date for more information.

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15 March 2001
Let's Do IT!
Cornwall Enterprise - Priority 1.7 project to develop a network of 250 small and medium businesses in key sectors that have a history of under investment in training and to provide training via the Internet.

Grant of £30,000 from ESF for £111,878 project. See media release from same date for further information.

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15 March 2001
Modern Apprentices for All
PROSPER - Priority 3.3 project providing on-the-job training, leading to NVQ qualifications for 2,000 employees working for small and medium businesses.

Grant of £1,624,568 from ESF for £3,857,313 project. See media release from same date for further information.

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9 March 2001
Cornwall Property Development Programme
SWRDA Priority 2.1 project to establish an integrated, strategic approach to the identification and development of capital schemes, primary sites and premises which will generate quality projects suitable for ERDF support.

Grant of £1,276,939 from ERDF towards a £3,261,939 project. For further information please contact SWRDA on 01872 243 750.

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9 March 2001
Celtic Film & Television Festival
Priority 1.2 project to provide funding for 22nd Celtic Film & TV Festival, providing major networking opportunity for local film industry.

Grant of £113,107 from ERDF for £229,043 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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2 March 2001
Cornwall Wine Fair
Castang Wine Shippers - Priority 1.4 project to fund event providing opportunity for local producers to promote products direct to potential buyers.

Grant of £2,895 from EAGGF for £10,650 project.

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28 February 2001
Cornwall Business Growth Fund
South West Investment Group - Priority 1.2 project to set up £3 million investment fund for business.

Grant of £1,050,000 from ERDF for £3,000,000 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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26 February 2001
Finance Cornwall Scoping Project
Finance South West - Priority 1.2 project developing model for possible £20 million venture capital fund.

Grant of £83,250 from ERDF for £185,000 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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23 February 2001
HERRON
University of Plymouth - Priority 3.2 project to provide a range of business services to help companies in the regions to innovate, compete and exploit new technologies and opportunities.

Grant of £1,387,300 from ESF for £2,776,300 project. For further details see media release from same date.

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8 February 2001
Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC) Initiative
First Phase of Start Up Falmouth College of Arts - Priority 5.3 project to enable first phase of start up work for both the physical development and course development work which will allow all phases of the main site at Tremough to be ready for occupation by 2003.

Grant of £673,636 from ERDF towards £1,193,636 project. Contact Cornwall County Council's press office on 01872 322000 for further details.

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24 January 2001
Pre-Feasibility Study Looe Outer Harbour
Looe Harbour Commissioners Priority 5.2 project to fund pre-feasibility study to investigate possible benefits to town of building new outer harbour.

Grant of £15,000 from ERDF towards £30,000 project. Contact Robert Newton on 0468 496055 or Rationale Ltd on 01872 275755 for further details.

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15 January 2001
Greenpark Feasibility Study
County Environmental Services - Priority 2.1 project to investigate potential of using power generated by incinerating household waste to provide heat and electricity for a business park.

Grant of £51,100 from ERDF towards £106,100 project. See media release from same date for further details.

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10 January 2001
Trebah Garden Trust
Priority 5.2 project to further restore garden and provide new visitor and educational facilities.

Grant of £540,223 from ERDF towards £1,350,556 project. See media release from same date for further details.

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19 December 2000
XL Network
Cornwall Education Business Partnership Priority 3.4 project to help under-achieving students into the job market and extend pilot scheme across Cornwall.

Grant of £200,520 from ESF towards £456,050 project. Contact Cornwall County Council's press office on 01872 322000 for further details.

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5 December 2000
Enterprise Edge
Cornwall Enterprise Priority 1.3 project to provide business information service, following successful trial scheme.

Grant of £299,500 from ERDF towards £599,000 project. Contact Enterprise Edge on 0800 052 3942 for further details.

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1 December 2000
Gaia Energy Centre (CREED)
Priority 1.6 project supporting creation of renewable energy centre at Delabole as visitor attraction and for businesses in renewable energy sector.

Grant of £300,000 from ERDF towards £600,000 element of £5.5 million total project cost. Contact Louise Clements on 01208 851188 for further details.

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17 November 2000
Tolvaddon Energy Park
South West of England Regional Development Agency Priority 2.1 project to build an innovative, high quality business park for firms in the renewable energy sector. Tolvaddon will feature the latest in environmental design and technology on a brownfield site near Camborne.

Grant of £1,849,180 from ERDF for £3,928,750 project. See media release from same date for further details.

The Cross Cutting Themes run throughout all the projects and we will develop similar examples of good practice in due course.

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