Drummond Street in Camden, London – a street famed for its South Asian cuisine – has today (Friday 29 May) secured £650,888 for a revitalisation programme after Camden Borough Council, in partnership with Euston Town BID, was successful in its application to the HS2 Business and Local Economy Fund (BLEF). The sum is the biggest […]Read more about "Renowned Camden culinary street latest to benefit from HS2’s Business Fund with £650,000 award"
Following the Government’s approval for HS2 Ltd to award Notice to Proceed to its Main Works Civils Contractors, HS2 Ltd can now announce that the number of community and business groups to receive awards from the HS2 community and business funds has topped over 100. While the country’s focus is rightly on defeating the COVID-19 […]Read more about "Forestry England, Birmingham Trees for Life, and the National Paralympic Heritage Trust all benefit from HS2 Community and Business Funds as number of projects supported reaches 100"
Almost three years since the launch of the funding programme, we are pleased to say that local communities have now benefitted to the tune of over £4.6m thanks to funding from the HS2 Community and Business Funds. Today, the interactive map has been updated with 9 new projects, including; In the West Midlands, The Worth […]Read more about "HS2 Community and Business Funds reaches £4.6m awards milestone"
Today, two new Community and Environment Fund awards have been announced which take the total funding awarded from the Community and Environment Fund (CEF) and Business and Local Economy Fund (BLEF) to over £4million. Tamworth Scouts Building for the Future project has been awarded £55,700 which will go towards a new building at the District […]Read more about "HS2 community and business grants scheme celebrates awarding £4million funding"
Communities and businesses along Phase One of the HS2 route have received a £3.5m total cash injection. 62 projects have been funded since the programme launched in 2017. Community groups and business support organisations are encouraged to apply for funding for their local projects. The latest cohort of projects to receive funding from the HS2 […]Read more about "HS2 Community and Business Funds reach £3.5m mark"
Groundwork, independent administrators of Phase One of HS2 Community and Environment Fund (CEF) and Business and Local Economy Fund (BLEF) have released the HS2 Fund Annual Review for 2018/2019.Read more about "HS2 Community & Business Funds Annual Review 2018/2019"
Find out more about the ‘Mobile Museum’ project at Amersham Museum, funded by the HS2 Community and Environment Fund, and hear how the project will benefit the wider community by providing heritage on the doorstep of local people.Read more about "HS2 visits Amersham Museum – new film"
Close to £150,000 of Business and Local Economy Fund (BLEF) funding has been awarded to groups so far.Read more about "First cohort of projects to receive cash-injections from HS2 Business Funds announced"