About us

The Berkshire Growth Hub is part of The Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership, a business led body, working to maintain the status of Berkshire as the engine of the UK economy.

We’re here for you

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.

Based in Berkshire, we have knowledge of local and national offers that can support your business. So, whether you’re starting, running or growing your business, we can provide information and resources to help, utilising the range of support that is available from the public, private and voluntary and community sectors.

Our 1-2-1 service is personal and will connect you to Business Advisers who have spent their careers starting, growing and working in businesses.

Why use our service

  • We’re government funded – This means government funded services are free to you if you are a Berkshire-based business or entrepreneur.
  • We’re impartial – We’re here to provide you with tailored advice to help your business grow.

  • We’re experienced – Our Business Advisers have a wealth of experience and have all run their own businesses, so they understand the challenges you face.
  • We’re well-connected – We have access to an extensive network of industry experts, partner organisations and government agencies as well as local and national support providers.
  • We recognise the need for confidentiality – Any sensitive information you discuss about your business, product or service with your Business Adviser in 1-2-1 meetings will be confidential.

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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

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.

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Business is easier when you have help. Our support 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.

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