Please note we currently  have no funding available for Tourism projects

Aid is available to help attract more visitors to rural areas and to develop the tourism sector of the economy and to make the sector more efficient.  Eligible projects might include;

Eligible Activities:-

Eligible Costs:-


Outputs - Depending on the level of grant requested, we will expect eligible grant recipients to achieve the following:-

Contact Details

For further information, please contact:-

Frances McIntyre
Local Action Group Manager
Wash Fens Rural Development Programme
c/o South Holland District Council
Priory Road
Lincolnshire    PE11 2XE

Tel:  01775 7644496 or 07920 295150
e-mail:   Please complete form on contacts page

Future funding - what might it support?

Initial information suggests that the following types of activity will be eligible for funding.  Full details have not yet been finalised and is  therefore subject to change.

Farmers/Land Based Businesses
Support for farm and business development projects that increase  productivity and also non-agricultural diversification activities that improve sustainability. Support for increasing forestry productivity.

Business and Tourism
Support for new and existing enterprises (with less  than 50 employees) to grow their businesses and tourism projects that contribute to improving the rural economy by increasing visitors

Schemes that improve quality of life through access to services, restoration and upgrading of rural landscape and nature sites, cultural and heritage activity.


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