Just eight days remain to enter Local Business Accelerators programme.

There are just eight days left for new jewellery businesses to enter Local Business Accelerators (LBA) and win a package of prizes designed to help boost up-and-coming businesses.

More than 1,100 businesses have entered the competition to win the grand prize of a free advertising campaign in a local newspaper, free business broadband for a year and a website from BT, a £10,000 cash sum from the Business Growth Fund, an iPad and free software from Freeagent, free business advice from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, one year’s free membership of the CBI and mentoring from Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden.


The competition is free to enter and applicants must simply fill out a form on the LBA website. To be eligible to apply businesses must have been established for between one and five years.

Click here to learn more and to enter the competition.