Media Releases

Find out what's in the media relating to ERDF Convergence, our media releases and those of our partners can be found here.

Over £500,000 of work won by Cornish construction firms

WBM Groundworks of Liskeard and Sticker-based firm Hewaswater have recently won the tenders to work on the £5.6m office development at Victoria Commercial Centre. Read More »

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP looks towards the next round of European funding.

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is calling on local residents, businesses and the voluntary and community sectors from across Cornwall and Isles of Scilly to help shape the future of the region as it lines up for future European funding. Read More »

Cornish Business makes a splash with its green pool!

Hendra Holiday Park in Newquay will be opening its doors to customers this season with a revamped environmentally friendly swimming pool thanks to investment from the European Regional Development Fund Convergence Programme. Read More »

£1.8million brownfield regeneration at Wheal Jane Earth Science Park

Work has started. Read More »

Opening of ESI inspires next generation of researchers

The Environment and Sustainability Institute (ESI), a £30 million environmental research institute at the University of Exeter’s Cornwall Campus was formally opened on Tuesday 23 April by more than 120 local school children. Read More »

Green spaces may boost wellbeing for city dwellers

New research published in the journal Psychological Science has found that people living in urban areas with more green space tend to report greater wellbeing than city dwellers that don’t have parks, gardens, or other green space nearby. Read More »

North Carolina businesses look to the UK for growth

The UK’s ‘untapped potential’ will be unveiled at a free event later this week for military businesses in North Carolina hosted by Invest In Cornwall and the North Carolina Military Business Centre (NCMBC). Read More »

The South West Makes Waves In Scotland

The South West’s marine renewable industry was recently showcased at All Energy, the UK’s largest renewable energy trade show held in Aberdeen. Read More »

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