The Recovery Through Enterprise economic recovery programme is designed to support small to medium sized businesses in the East Northamptonshire area. Whether you are considering starting a business, recently started up or are well established the programme offers help and support which is tailored to suit your needs.

The University of Northampton is working in collaboration with Enterprising East Northants and associated partners to deliver a wide range of business support services. The project initially runs until 31 August in order to provide local businesses with a focused period of intensive support.

This free local support includes:

  • Personal 1:1 business advice
  • Dedicated support for start-ups, or anyone thinking of starting a business
  • Access to a wide range of support webinars
  • Reduced price FSB membership offer
  • Virtual Business Planning resources
  • Chamber Membership Offer
  • Introduction to SEMLEP resources and COVID19 economic recovery offers


How can I access the support?

By contacting UON Support for Business gateway ( business_support@northampton.ac.uk or 01604 892328), you will be greeted by one of our accredited business advisers who will give you an overview of the available support options. Following a brief diagnostic review to determine your current business status and your requirements you will be offered initial information, advice and guidance, together with introductions to the most appropriate support service providers.

This is a free-to-access, no obligation service.

This initiative is also supported by HM Government and the European Regional Development Fund.