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A decade of delivery

Hertfordshire LEP is celebrating 10 years of driving economic growth and productivity within the county through innovation, job creation, improved infrastructure and increased workforce skills.

Our priorities

Business
Business

We help create the right conditions for businesses to grow and innovate

Skills
Skills

We bridge the gap between education and employment to help meet local skills needs

Infastructure
Infrastructure

We work to regenerate our places, improve connectivity and meet future energy needs

Hertfordshire LEP impact

Funding

£325m

funding secured for Hertfordshire

Homes

5,611

new houses

Jobs

6,020

new jobs

Latest news

Sunset Studios Park Plaza Broxbourne August 2021
2 Aug
Plans unveiled for new world-class film and TV studio in Hertfordshire

Investor Blackstone and real estate giant Hudson Pacific Properties have announced plans to launch Sunset Studios in Broxbourne, set to become one of the UK’s largest production locations and backed by £700m investment.

Stevenage Life Sciences 3
30 Jul
New report identifies critical interventions needed to cultivate Hertfordshire’s growing cell and gene therapy cluster

Commissioned by Hertfordshire LEP, the report sets out how the burgeoning and globally significant cell and gene therapy cluster, centred around Stevenage, can be a catalyst for UK life sciences growth.

Thumbnail Volunteer Business Support Scheme ELSA 1
29 Jul
Local businesses receive over 1,000 hours of free support during the pandemic

More than 270 Hertfordshire SMEs have received 1-2-1 guidance through the Volunteer Business Support Scheme, now extended until the end of November as part of the LEP's COVID-19 business support package.