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.

Community projects in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to support people into work, training and education

The Big Lottery Fund is matching European funds to provide joint investment in local projects tackling poverty, promoting social inclusion and boosting local economies Read More »

The Growth Programme is coming to a town near you

The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Programme, the European economic regeneration programme for the region, was officially launched on 29th September 2015). Read More »

New European Programme officially launches

The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Programme, the European economic regeneration programme for the region, was officially launched today (29th September 2015). Read More »

HRH Duke of Kent visits newly completed Headworks project at Wheal Jane

His Royal Highness the Duke of Kent visited Wheal Jane on 22nd September 2015 to officially open the Headworks buildings extensions and refurbishment project; Read More »

Coaching programme celebrates outstanding success

The Convergence funded Coaching for Growth project, delivered by Oxford Innovation (OI), is celebrating another milestone as a key target for jobs has been exceeded by 100%. Read More »

Investment opportunities available to support a shift to a low carbon economy in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

A call for organisations to deliver activity which supports the shift to a low carbon economy has gone live today (31.07.15). Read More »

Second round of ERDF calls go live

The second round of calls for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) went live earlier this week as part of the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Programme. Read More »

European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development Growth Programme is Open for Business

The first phase of the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) Growth Programme is now open for business in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The EAFRD Growth Programme, which is part of the wider Rural Development Programme, is worth £9.4m and will run alongside the wider EU Growth Programme from 2014 – 2020. Read More »

Newly renovated business units available at King Edward Mine

What do Cornwall Wildlife Trust, KernowSpa and Scribble & Nonsense have in common? Read More »

Carley’s of Cornwall Ltd opens new organic eco-factory in Chacewater

On Thursday 25th June 2015 Carley’s of Cornwall Ltd.’s new eco factory in Chacewater was officially opened by Lisa Jones from the Soil Association. Read More »

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