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If you want support to start a new company — visit the Edeal website to book a one day seminar in Eastbourne, Hailsham, Heathrow, Uckfield or Crowborough to find out about starting a new business.  Alternatively call Sandra Walker on 01323 641144.

These workshops are sponsored by Wealden District Council and Eastbourne Borough Council and are available free of charge to anyone thinking of opening a new business in the Wealden/Eastbourne area.  Call Sandra or email her at

Start-up funding is available for people of all ages and not just for young people.  It can be available for any business that has started in the previous 12 months or any business that is due to start-up.  For full details of funding visit Let’s Do Business Group


For loans and grants when your bank won’t play ball — visit Let’s Do Business Group  If you need help developing, expanding or moving your business to Eastbourne contact Locate East Sussex for help, support and funding.

If you want a grant to expand, develop of relocate your existing business — visit East Sussex County Council