Business support, when you need it.

Whether you’re starting, running or growing your business, we can provide information and resources to help. 

We help businesses

The Berkshire Growth Hub delivers the government funded business advice service and supports small and medium sized enterprises in Berkshire to achieve sustainable business growth.

The Berkshire Growth Hub is part of The Berkshire LEP, a government funded, business led body, working to maintain the status of Berkshire as the engine of the UK economy.

Starting your business

You’ve got a great idea or you’ve just started and need some support. Our information will help your business get off to the right start.

Running your business

Your business is up and running and you need guidance to overcome day to day challenges. Our support and targeted information can get your business running smoothly.

Growing your business

Your business is established and you want to accelerate your sustainable growth. Our guidance and 1-2-1 support from the Business Adviser team is available.

Access your support

Business is easier when you have help. Our guides and resources cover key aspects of starting, running and growing a business. We’re funded by Government and work in Berkshire, so have knowledge of local and national offers that can support you.

Create your profile

Creating a profile gives you direct access to our support guides, tailored resources, Marketplace listing and more.

Browse our support guides

Offering you concise, up to date information, supporting you at any business stage.

Access tailored resources

Providing you full access to our detailed resources that our tailored to your business needs.

The Marketplace

Berkshire’s own business and supplier directory. Whatever business service you need, find a supplier in the Marketplace or create your own listing for other businesses to see.

Business success stories

Hear from the businesses we’ve supported across Berkshire.

LEDs light up the path to sustainability
LEDs light up the path to sustainability

Berkshire label company took another step in its environmental vision by implementing a very popular energy-efficient product - LED lighting. Read more

Renewable energy powers HiFi Cinema showroom
Renewable energy powers HiFi Cinema showroom

A grant of £4,800 ensured that HiFi Cinema can generate renewable energy with a solar PV system, meaning, among other things, they can charge up two electric company vehicles. Read more

How an essential small business survived difficult times
How an essential small business survived difficult times

Classed as an essential business, Westies suddenly faced a problem when its steam-generating boiler needed replacing. This piece of machinery is at the core of the business’s services of in-house washing and ironing Read more