One of the world’s great sporting events will return to the south east of England in 2020 when The 149th Open is played at Royal St George’s
• Royal St George’s to host The 149th Open in 2020.
• Darren Clarke lifted Claret Jug last time
The Mayor of London and Christian Brodie, Chairman of SELEP, have unveiled a bold vision to transform the Thames Estuary into a hub for the creative and cultural industries.
The plans focus on strengthening productivity, innovation and talent and
South East LEP area is to receive a further £102m of government cash to help create jobs, support businesses and create new growth opportunities.
Rural businesses in Kent, East Sussex and Essex are being urged by the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) to bid for a share of £14.5m, part of a national £120m fund to grow the economy.
The Government’s announcement of its Industrial Strategy Green Paper has been welcomed by the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) for recognising the need to support business and create the right conditions for growth across the area.