Start Up Local

Start up local

Are you thinking about starting your own business or turning your hobby into something you can grow? We are here to help.

There's a lot of information out there and we have put together links to some of the best advice and training resources that are available on this page.

We hope the links below will help you with your idea or your fledgling business. If you'd like to talk to someone, get in touch with the Economic Development Team by emailing

If you are currently looking for work and need some support, you can access one of our Journey to Work Programmes, which offer a variety of support options to help you on your journey back into work.