It’s a big step; don’t be daunted by the fear of the unknown…
Why not pop in to one of our drop-in sessions?

Attend a drop-in session

We also invite you to come along, if you can, to an introductory drop-in session, to find out more about the programme and the type of support that is available. The following dates and venues are planned – please keep checking for new dates and venues.

To attend, please email [email protected] or call 01332 851289 in advance.

Forthcoming Drop-in sessions


Wednesday 20 December 2017, 11.30am – 12.30pm

Join us at the East Midlands Chamber Office, Commerce House, 2 Victoria Way, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8AN


Wednesday 10 January 2018, 4pm – 6pm

Join us at North East Derbyshire District Council’s Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield S42 6NG

Clay Cross

Thursday 18 January 2018, 4pm – 6pm

Join us at Coney Green Business Centre, Wingfield View, Coney Green Business Park, Clay Cross, Chesterfield S45 9JW

Small Business Saturday UK – Derby’s Festival of Small Businesses

The team will be joining Derby’s Festival of Small Businesses as part of Small Business Saturday UK, bringing along some of our brilliant entrepreneurs!

It’s free to attend so click here for more info and to sign up!


Saturday 2 December 2017, 10am – 12.30pm

Join us at Derby Market Hall, Tennant Street, Derby DE1 2DB

Idea-generating Workshops

Interested in the programme but haven’t got a concrete business idea? Come along and let’s see if we can firm up your thoughts or pull a fresh idea out of you!

The dates of upcoming idea-generating workshops will be posted here soon.

Proudly funded by

Derbyshire Economic Partnership
Derbyshire County Council
Derby City Council

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