Retail Support

North Northamptonshire Council Announce New Contract Opportunity To Support Town Centre Retail Businesses

A new business support contract has gone live as of today from North Northamptonshire Council to help support retail businesses across Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough, Rushden and East Northamptonshire.

North Northamptonshire is home to a wide range of small and independent retailers who continue to feel the impact of the pandemic and changing consumer habits.

Business Support measures to drive employment growth has been identified as a key priority in the North Northamptonshire UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) Investment Plan.

Funding is available through the UKSPF to deliver a comprehensive programme of support to retail businesses across North Northamptonshire until 31st December 2024. This should complement the HiStreet campaign and the Build Your Business in North Northamptonshire programmes, also funded through UKSPF.

North Northamptonshire Council is now seeking a delivery partner to deliver this comprehensive, engaging and effective programme of support, including 1:1 sessions, workshops, training and support to build resilience and support retail business growth.

All information, including the scope, the service specification and information on how to apply is set out in the Request For Quotation document which you can find here.