The West of England Rural Development Programme have announced it will close the fund to new expressions of interest from 5pm today.
If you were planning to submit an application under this scheme, please contact us as soon as possible so we can look at alternative options for you.
"The West of England Rural Development Programme LEADER fund is currently oversubscribed and will not accept new expressions of interest after the 5th February 2018. All current applications will continue to be processed as normal. We anticipate that the latest any grant funding agreements will be signed is the 31 March 2019 and that all funds will be spent by December 2019." "The West of England Rural Development Programme may be allocated limited extra funding over the next twelve months. Any further funding announcements will be made here.