Trafford Economic Growth Partnership

The Economic Growth Partnership focuses on delivery of the strategic growth priorities within Trafford's Economic and Housing Growth Framework.

Key priorities selected from the Framework which the Partnership will be focusing on include:

  • Strategic approach to employment sites
  • Exploring the viability of a Trafford Park Business Improvement District
  • Researching the potential for a ‘Tech Hub’ to support the set-up and growth of the manufacturing-digital sector
  •  Integrated Culture, Tourism & Leisure Offer
  • Producing a framework to better promote and exploit the economic benefits of Trafford’s cultural and recreational offer in partnership with the private sector

Membership of the Economic Growth Partnership

Member Organisation
Chris Fletcher GM Chamber of Commerce
Joan Scott Trafford College
Donna Edwards Growth Company
Richard Paxton Private Business
Stephen James Trafford Council, Strategic Growth
Sue Wright Trafford Partnership

For more information on the Trafford Economic Growth Partnership please email Sue Wright at

Invest in Trafford

For more information about business growth in Trafford and our aim to maintain Trafford’s position as an economic powerhouse in Greater Manchester, visit Invest in Trafford.


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