Yorkshire Dales LEADER grant programme launched

The LEADER Programme will distribute £2.23M for rural projects benefiting the area slightly larger than the Yorkshire Dales, including Nidderdale, Ripon, Skipton & Catterick.

It is aimed at enterprises and farming businesses and has been set up to address the problems of ‘rurality’ with a focus on job creation and growth.

There are three main categories: Farm Diversification, Tourism Development and Small/Micro Businesses.

Grants are for a maximum of 40% of the project costs and are typically in the £5,000 to £35,000 region.

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