Welcome to Castle Point Business Accelerator

A FREE business support programme

Unlock Your Business Potential with Our FREE Comprehensive Support Services.

Are you ready to elevate your business to new heights? Castlepoint Borough Council in partnership with Deyton Bell Ltd have developed this free business support programme dedicated to providing tailored support for those just starting out or businesses who are established but would like help to grow.

How we can help you and your business

If you are a resident, an aspiring entrepreneur, or already managing a business within the Castle Point communities of Benfleet, Canvey, Hadleigh and Thundersley in Essex, you are eligible to participate in this FREE programme.

At Castle Point Business Accelerator, we understand that each business start-up or established business is unique. Our personalised approach ensures that you receive the support you need, when you need it. From general business advice and information to hands-on workshops and one-on-one mentoring, we are committed to your success.


Expert advice, support, and brokerage services to help you navigate the complexities of business. We're here to guide you towards effective solutions.


Our workshops are designed to help you explore, understand, and effectively manage a range of business challenges. Workshops are face-to-face or online.


Receive one-on-one support from our specialist mentors who will help you identify and address challenges, turning them into opportunities for growth.

Peer Support

Facilitated group interactions for ongoing peer support. Learn and grow alongside others, sharing insights and experiences.


Reach out for support via our dedicated helpline, offering assistance through email. We're here to address any issues your business may face.

Free Resources

All particpants have access to our Business Toolkit offering useful downloads and templates to help you make the most of the journey.

The Programme

Castle Point Borough Council in partnership with Deyton Bell Ltd is funded by the UK Shared Prosperity fund to support entrepreneurs and enterprises in Castle Point to start, sustain and grow. Whether you’re seeking information, expert advice, or hands-on workshops, we have the tools and resources to guide you on your journey to success.

With access to a mix of FREE face-to-face and online support via:

Our success is helping to make your business a success.


What our delegates say...

Ready to Take the Next Step?

Whether you’re just starting or looking to overcome specific challenges, Castle Point Business Accelerator is your partner in success. Join the journey to accelerate your business growth.

If you have an question – get in touch with us at the form or contact us at cpba@deytonbell.com.

Or if you’re ready to apply click the button below!

This programme is open to  residents within the Castle Point communities of Benfleet, Canvey, Hadleigh and Thundersley in Essex.