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Business West calls SMEs in Gloucester to apply for grants to get ‘back to business’.

Businesses in Gloucestershire are able to apply for funding to access Business West's COVID-19 Back to Business Consultation Package.
Zoe Bagnall
Zoe Bagnall
Business West
Posted on: 25.09.20
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Rishi Sunak's Winter Economy Plan - an overview

The Government’s latest intervention to help businesses and the economy endure the next six months’ of COVID-19 restrictions is likely to be inadequate to stave off widespread unemployment within the...
Claire Ralph
Claire Ralph
Business West
Posted on: 25.09.20
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Business West responds to the Chancellor’s Winter Economic Plan

Responding to The Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak MP’s announcement of a Winter Economic Plan, including a new raft of measures to support businesses and the economy as the pandemic continues...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 24.09.20
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How are your employees coping working from home?

How have your employees been coping with COVID-19 over the past months? As we seem to be entering a second wave of the pandemic, companies are now thinking of how they will need to be working in the...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 23.09.20
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Business West responds to new national coronavirus restrictions

ps.jpg Responding to new national restrictions for England to combat a rising number of coronavirus cases, announced by the Prime Minister today (22 September), Business West Managing Director Phil...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 22.09.20
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Economic recovery put at risk by new COVID-19 restrictions

Business will be listening to the Prime Minister’s words over the next 24 hours as he and his ministers decide on what will be some major new measures to try and halt the march of the coronavirus...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 22.09.20
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WoE Initiative meeting discusses managing COVID over the winter months

The colder months are coming, and businesses must prepare for a second wave. This was the key takeaway from September’s online Initiative meeting. On the day that some schools in the city region...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 18.09.20
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COVID-19, job loss and mental health the focus of discussion as SMEN returns after lockdown

On Wednesday last week (9th September), Swindon Mindful Employer Network (SMEN) returned for the first time since lockdown, with SMEN members gathering online to hear from experts in the field of...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 18.09.20
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The rule of 6 - a guide for businesses

New guidance and legislation on coronavirus prevention measures has been announced by the government. These rules are applicable only to England and will come into effect on Monday 14 September. The...
Claire Ralph
Claire Ralph
Business West
Posted on: 11.09.20
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