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April saw the launch of the 'Raise The Bar' Campaign, championed by Croydon BID, to support the UK's Retail, Leisure and Hospitality businesses. Tens of thousands of shops, pubs, clubs, restaurants, hotels and leisure businesses on our High Streets, town centres and in our communities are currently...
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In response to the Coronavirus, Covid 19, the Government announced there would be grant support for small businesses and businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. This support will take the form of two grant funding schemes: the Small Business Grant Fund (SBGF) the Retail,...
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HR Webinar - Free | Friday 3rd April

FREE HR WEBINAR SESSION | Friday 3rd April, 1030 - 1130. A partnership between Hereford BID and Eagle HR. In light of the coronavirus crisis many businesses have pressing HR issues. This is your chance to join in the webinar this Friday at 1030 hosted by Mike Truelove from HBID with your questions...
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BID LEVY | Payment Options

As a business representative organisation we recognise that local business, and our levy payers in particular, are facing unprecedented challenges that could potentially threaten both sustainability of individual traders and the prosperity of the entire city. We want to do everything we can to...
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CRITICAL MESSAGE TO BUSINESSES | Herefordshire Council is identifying small businesses, leisure and retail that will be eligible for the soon to be released government grant - and need your details to pay you. They will be in touch but the task is huge; you could help them though, and help yourself...
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You may have seen ours and our partners, recently launched campaign for a Priority Hour to help those shopping for the vulnerable and elderly with a guaranteed slot each Wednesday morning. What we need now, more than ever, are shops that would like to take part . Getting involved is easy. If you...
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In response to the corona virus, a Priority Hour Campaign for those shopping on behalf of the elderly and vulnerable has today been launched by the Hereford Business Improvement District along with partners including the Hereford Times, Herefordshire Council, Your Herefordshire, Hereford City Life...
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Letter to all businesses Impacted by COVID-19 from Councillor Ellie Chowns, Cabinet Member Environment, Economy and Skills Cabinet Member - Environment, Economy and Skills Councillor E Chowns 19th March 2020 Dear Herefordshire Business COVID-19 SUPPORT AND RESPONSE All of us in Herefordshire...
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The Latest Government Advice The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary measures to support businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. This includes the following: a Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme deferring VAT and Income Tax payments a Statutory Sick Pay relief...
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Our advice below has been sourced from a number of official locations. Primarily aimed at employers, the information may be of use to your staff too.​​ Employers | Good Practice visit ACAS website for full details of rights keep everyone updated on actions being taken to reduce risks of exposure in...
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