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About Oxfordshire LEADER

Oxfordshire LEADER - Grants for economic growth in rural Oxfordshire.

LEADER Information Event – 23 November

Oxfordshire LEADER Information Event

Thursday 23 November 2017, 1.00-2.00pm
South Oxfordshire District Council Offices, Milton Park
(135 Eastern Avenue, Milton Park, OX14 4SB)
Open to farmers, businesses, community organisations, foresters, tourism providers and individuals. A chance to find out more about LEADER funding and to talk to us about your project.

We will give a short presentation and then there will be […]

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How much time is left to apply to LEADER?

How much time is left to apply to LEADER?
If you’re thinking about applying to LEADER then please don’t delay! We still have funds and there is time left but the application process can take from four to eight months. Please see our graphic below explaining the different stages.

In light of the programme finishing in March 2019, […]

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LEADER Information Event – 10 October, Standlake

Oxfordshire LEADER Information Event

Tuesday 10 October 2017, 2.00-4.00pm
Standlake Village Hall
(Rack End, Standlake, Oxon, OX29 7SB click here for a map – parking at the hall)
Calling farmers, businesses, community organisations, foresters and tourism providers. We have £1 million left to award to rural projects in Oxfordshire over the next year. Come along to find out what sort of projects are eligible […]

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LEADER Information Event – 13 September, Kirtlington

LEADER Information Event

Wednesday 13 September 2017, 11.15am -12.15pm
Kirtlington Village Hall
(South Green, Kirtlington, OX5 3HJ click here for a map – parking at the hall)
Calling farmers, businesses, community organisations, foresters and tourism providers. We have over £1 million left to award to rural projects in Oxfordshire.

Come along to find out more about what projects are eligible. There […]

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LEADER Information Event – 22 August, Faringdon

LEADER Information Event

Tuesday 22 August, 10am -12pm
The Old Town Hall, Faringdon
(Market Place, Faringdon, SN7 7HL – free 2 hour parking in town)
 

Calling farmers, businesses, community organisations, foresters and tourism providers. We have £1.55 million to award to rural projects in Oxfordshire.

Come along to find out more about what projects are eligible. There will be a […]

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3 July 2pm – River and canal information event

River and Canal Projects

Do you have a project that will encourage more people to enjoy the rivers and canal in Oxfordshire whilst supporting the rural economy? Are you interested in discussing cooperation projects with like-minded others which might lead to a joint grant application? Why not pop along to our information event to find out more.
Monday […]

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9 February – Find out about funding for rural businesses in Oxfordshire

A day event run by Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) to let rural businesses know about the range of funding opportunities available.

Thursday 9 February 2017
Fountain Centre- Howbery Park, Wallingford, OX10 8BA
10.30am – 4.30pm

The Oxfordshire LEADER team will be there to talk about what projects are eligible for the programme, the application process and to take […]

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Unlocking our woodlands – small oak furniture business receives grant

Oxford Oak is a small business that makes bespoke outdoor furniture and pergolas from oak. Oxfordshire LAG awarded a grant for new equipment. With the new equipment Oxford Oak will be able to:

• increase the amount of furniture made
• increase turnover and employ staff
• shorten the wood supply chain by seasoning oak on site

You can […]

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