Register to attend this year’s Open 4 Business event being presented by Mid Sussex District Council at the Kings Centre, Burgess Hill on Tuesday 21st October, running from 2pm until 6.30pm

This year’s event will have a specific focus on national, regional and local information about grants, funding and business support with presentations and the opportunity for 1-1 advice. Malcolm Brabon, the keynote speaker from Coast to Capital (the Local Enterprise Partnership for the area) will give an insight into the opportunities and plans for the area.

In addition, Open 4 Business brings together the key business organisations of the District in one place, with Burgess Hill Business Parks Association, East Grinstead Business Association, Haywards Heath & District Business Association, the Federation of Small Businesses and Sussex Enterprise all under one roof. The event is free, but attendees must register in advance.

Businesses represented in the trade stands include firms from education, media, health and safety, marketing, wellbeing, finance, tourism, merchandising, environmental advice and staff development.

“This year’s Open 4 Business is shaping up to be a buzzing event,” said Councillor Gary Marsh, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property.

“In the next few years there are lots of opportunities in our area and this is a great way to find out about how you, and your business, can be part of our plans for a prosperous future in Mid Sussex.”

To register to attend the event free of charge please go to

There are also still a limited number of trade stands available at a cost of £60 including vat, so if you would like to take the opportunity to promote your business please visit