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Convergence Cornwall

  13.05.2013New ERDF Convergence website is live!

Working together to create opportunity, engage people and transform the economy.


We are live!

The new ERDF Convergence website is now live, take a look.

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Worldwide award for Superfast Cornwall

Superfast Cornwall, the pioneering broadband partnership between the EU, BT and Cornwall Council, has received another global award.

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Official launch of Cornwall Bio Park

An eight million pound ERDF funded scheme at Scorrier has had its offical launch.

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Growing gasworld

Cornwall-based company that organises international conferences and covers worldwide news about the industrial gas sector is set to expand once again with ERDF Convergence support

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Strengthening business

The accelerated growth of businesses; in particular high value businesses which are better able to pay higher wages will strengthen the commercial value of the economy.

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ERDF (European Regional Development Fund) Convergence

Invests in business competitiveness, innovation and jobs to strengthen the economy. ERDF works alongside ESF within European Cohesion Policy.

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Where's the investment going?

Our ever evolving collection of case studies illustrates how Convergence is investing in the people and businesses of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

DP Engineering Ltd

Precision engineering firm DP Engineering has provided machined parts for the marine, aerospace,...

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Stafford Sumner - Jarrang

Think you can only apply once for help through European funding? Well you’d be wrong. Businesses...

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Nicki John – Right Hand Woman

Business has blossomed for Empowering Smart Women participant Nicki John after her confidence grew...

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What's the Latest - visit our Media Hub

Bringing together our key media - media releases, updates, newsletters and commentary, video, podcasts, RSS feeds, Twitter and Flickr.

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Media Releases

Victoria Business Park

Latest Flickr Images

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Recognising Success

Throughout the lifetime of Convergence the success of the investments and the people involved will be recognised, as will their contribution to the business success and economic regeneration of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

YTKO Wins BIS Enterprising Britain Award for Outset start up support

Economic development and business support organisation YTKO beat strong competition to win...


Business support

For all enquiries about Convergence and mainstream business support.

Contact Business Link:

0845 600 9966

Help into work

The Cornwall Works hub is the access point all help into work and training.

Contact Cornwall Works:

01872 355 015

Adult learning

Next Step is the main contact for adults looking for training.

Contact Next Step:

01566 771130

Contact us

Convergence freephone helpline:

08000 280 120

Further contacts:

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