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Karl McCartney MP Calling all SMEs: “Very positive” first meeting of the Lincoln Growth Fund Steering Group

This morning the Lincoln Growth Fund Steering Group held its first meeting. With the overarching aim of job creation, the Lincoln Growth Fund have a funding pot of just under £1m available to support the City’s local businesses (postcodes LN1 to LN6) to achieve their expansion and growth plans, creating sustainable new jobs.  The Fund will support around 20 businesses through grants of between £20,000 and £100,000 and is intended to enable business growth through the delivery of specific projects.

Karl McCartney MP attends opening of Jubilee Court for LACE Housing

On Thursday, 27 February 2014, Lincoln’s Member of Parliament, Karl McCartney MP, joined Mr Nick Chambers, the Chief Executive of LACE Housing, and his colleagues from LACE and partner organisations, for the official opening of Jubilee Court in Newport, Lincoln, which will provide 14 affordable new retirement apartments.