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  • Essential workers prioritised for COVID-19 testing
    02 Mar 2021
    Wales see: https://gov.wales/coronavirus-critical-key-workers-test-eligibility/ Scotland: https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-getting-tested/pages/who-can-be-tested/ Northern Ireland: https://www.nibusinessinfo.co.uk/content/coronavirus-guide-making-workplaces-safer-and-priority-sector-list The list of essential workers prioritised for PCR testing for coronavirus (COVID-19) has been updated for England. All NHS and social care […]
  • The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)
    02 Mar 2021
    Guidance has been updated for the CJRS scheme which has been extended until 30 April 2021. Claims for furlough days in February 2021 must be made by 15 March 2021. […]
  • Fund extended to help level-up all regions of United Kingdom
    02 Mar 2021
    The Government fund to level-up opportunities is being extended so that people in every region and nation of the UK can benefit was announced last week. The Levelling Up Fund […]
  • The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended until 30 April 2021
    03 Feb 2021
    If you cannot maintain your workforce because your operations have been affected by coronavirus (COVID-19), you can furlough employees and apply for a grant to cover a portion of their […]
  • BREXIT NEWS
    03 Feb 2021
    For smaller UK businesses exporting to the EU, the new Brexit rules have so far been problematic for many and unworkable for some. One of the unexpected issues that has […]
  • Covid-19 Government supports news
    26 Jan 2021
    Below is a weekly roundup of Government supports for businesses and individuals in the UK. Please talk to us if you need help in applying for Government support. Pay VAT […]
  • Brexit update
    19 Jan 2021
    18 January 2021 Introduction The UK and the EU agreed future trading terms of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement. The UK has approved the agreement and it came into […]
  • Small firms in line for business interruption insurance pay out
    19 Jan 2021
    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has won its court case to get insurers to pay out for business interruption due to the first lockdown in the spring of 2020. The […]
  • SO WHAT ARE OUR BUSINESS PREDICTIONS FOR 2021?
    13 Jan 2021
    We have to admit that last year we did not predict the Pandemic and the devastation we have endured. We did predict Brexit disruption, and this looks like it will […]
  • BUSINESS NEWSLETTER
    22 Dec 2020
    Written 17 December 2020 Welcome to the latest news on business, Government supports and the economy. This will be our last business newsletter before Christmas and the New Year break […]
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