Go Green business event will present a sustainable future

Published Wednesday 20 March 2024

Innovative and creative businesses are invited to attend the Go Green business event in June of this year.

The annual event, organised by Harborough District Council, is an opportunity for organisations in the Harborough district to gain ideas and solutions to reduce their carbon footprint and become more environmentally friendly.

It is also a chance for businesses to find out more information about green grants available to them through the council.

The free event takes place at Foxton Village Hall on Wednesday 12 June 2024, from 9.30am-2pm.

Cllr Darren Woodiwiss, Cabinet lead for Environmental and Climate Change, said: “Climate change is a key issue across all sectors in our district and I am pleased we can support local enterprise and organisations in addressing this. This event will show businesses the pathway towards reducing their impact on the environment.”

Pre-booking for the event is required, and breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided. Book a place at: https://forms.office.com/e/CBMq3W0HiP

This project has received £5,000 from the UK government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills.

For more information, visit: www.gov.uk/government/publications/uk-shared-prosperity-fund-prospectus