Launches Wednesday 12 May

The Ready, Steady Grow programme, delivered in partnership with Virgin StartUp, is now fully booked and has started.

Aimed at entrepreneurs who are ready to kick start their business idea, as well as those who have recently done so. the free six month programme will provide structured training on the fundamental areas of starting a business, from idea generation and validation, through to business planning and cash flow forecasting.

It will feature:

  • Interactive workshops
  • A 10-part webinar series
  • Sessions on how to fund your start up
  • A dedicated business helpline
  • 1-1 Mentoring
  • Access to an invite only community hub.

Ready, Steady, Grow: Wandsworth 2021, is a bespoke, online programme of support funded by Wandsworth-Council.

About Virgin StartUp

Virgin StartUp is the entrepreneurial, not-for-profit home of the Virgin Group, founded by Richard Branson in 2013. It supports founders and future founders to start-up and thrive. Virgin StartUp was started in response to a market failure for early-stage funding for new businesses in the UK and is a leading Delivery Partner of the Government’s Start Up Loans programme.

Watch this short video below to find out more about the programme.