Peter Beckett, managing director of the business centre, said: "We were hugely grateful for the guidance and support we were given in accessing the RDPE
Peter Beckett, managing director of PVBC, said: "We were hugely grateful for the guidance and support we were given in accessing the RDPE
Carol added: "Our thanks go to both Reward Finance Group and RDPE
for appreciating the concept, recognising its potential and financially supporting the vision."
Whilst there is a lot of competition for LEP funds, the RDPE
funds will have to be related to food or the environment in some way (Interviewee B).
The North West's RDPE
programme is worth pounds 374m over its five-year life, to 2013.
Rebecca Frost, programme manager for the RDPE
network, said: "Funded by the EU and UK government, RDPE
supports a range of schemes for land-based businesses, farmers, growers, foresters and primary processors, rural tourism organisations, rural businesses and community organisations.
The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE
) Growth Programme offers funding for projects that create new jobs and grow the economy in rural areas, including tourism projects, grants to support food processing businesses, and business development grants for new machinery, premises or facilities.
The project was funded by a grant from the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE
) and the project is part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for European Development 2007-2013: Europe Investing in Rural Areas.
Funded under the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE
) which is managed by Advantage West Midlands and administered by Herefordshire Council, Rural Enterprise Grants are available for farmers and micro businesses developing and diversifying into food and drink, environmental technologies and tourism improvements.
Hartley's has recently been awarded funding from the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE
) for a caf, which would expand its range of facilities and provide another revenue stream for the business.
THE Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE
) will be increasingly important in providing vital rural support to Warwickshire, a national summit held in the West Midlands was told last week.