The hunt is well underway for the best small business in the North East. From exporters to start-ups, from innovators to green businesses, and from family businesses to the best young entrepreneurs, small firms are being encouraged to enter FSB's 2019 Celebrating Small Business awards.

Are you looking for some inspiration to help your business to grow - would some perfectly crafted written or video content make your marketing stand out from your competitors? Does a fully funded, 2 day Masterclass to show you how sound like it would do the trick...

Digital Union, seeks to build, represent, and lead the North East digital cluster and has become the largest collective of creative digital businesses in the region enabling collaboration, business support, mentoring, business development opportunities, marketing assistance, and more.

Sharpen up your digital direction with a fully funded 2 day Masterclass in County Durham. If your business is based in County Durham, we've got two superb Masterclasses this November to help you to do more with Social Media or Digital Marketing...

FACT have launched a new award to recognise north east employers who go the extra mile in their support for employees who have been diagnosed with cancer or are caring for someone with cancer.


Register your business as an NBSL provider and stay up to date with the latest funding information.

If you provide business support services like marketing, business planning, human resources or financial planning find out how you could register with us to offer a grant of up to £3200 to your clients for work that you do for them.

Find out more

Our Support

From start up to growth.

Our unique support programmes can provide help no matter what stage your business is at.