LEP white paper
The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local
Enterprise Partnership (GBS LEP) has launched its ‘Strategy for
Growth’ white paper today, which sets out how the LEP aims to
unlock growth and prosperity in the area, including across
And businesses, the public and other
interested organisations in Tamworth are bow being urged to have
their say on the white paper.
This can be done via an online questionnaire, a
written submission or at one of the events being held. The first is
for mid-sized businesses on October 10th. The closing
date for responses is 16th November.
Leader of Tamworth Borough Council, Cllr
Daniel Cook, added his support: “This is the opportunity for
everyone living and working here to have their say on the strategy
and, ultimately, help shape the way we are going to tackle key
issues and deliver sustainable growth within Tamworth.
“The White Paper has been guided by
existing data, new research, feedback taken at engagement events
and expert commentary. We now want to test out our thinking with
The White Paper goes into detail on the three
pillars of business, people and place, identifying key objectives
that need to be met in order to achieve the desired