Sixty six Crawley people get loans under start-up scheme

jpco-12-3-14 Crawley MP, Henry Smith, has branded the image of Queen's Square as not being good enough for the standard local consumers and shoppers visiting the town should expect. (Pic by Jon Rigby) SUS-141003-110032001
jpco-12-3-14 Crawley MP, Henry Smith, has branded the image of Queen's Square as not being good enough for the standard local consumers and shoppers visiting the town should expect. (Pic by Jon Rigby) SUS-141003-110032001

MP Henry Smith has welcomed new figures showing that the Government’s Start-Up Loans scheme has helped 66 people in Crawley set up their own business.

Henry said: “I am pleased that 66 people in our town have received funding to set up their own business through this scheme. These figures demonstrate further how this Government is on the side of up-and-coming businesses and hard-working people.”

The Start-Up Loans scheme provides loans and mentoring support to people who want to start their own businesses. Across the country, 25,000 Start-Up Loans have now been awarded.