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1st July 2020

Visitor Economy Guidance

Sector specific guidance has been issued for people who work in hotels and guest accommodation, indoor and outdoor attractions, and business even

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Leading by Example. Effective Management in Uncertain Times.

1st July 2020

This post was written by Sophie Bennett, a keynote speaker and author. Sophie is trained in the science of business communication.

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People & skills
Sales and marketing
Operations

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Lockdown restrictions eased in England

23rd June 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has today (Tuesday 23 June) set out further changes to lockdown measures in England to enable people to see more of their friends and family, he

Covid 19
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5 mins

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The Future of Food and Drink; New Normal in a post-COVID World

10th June 2020

This post was written by John Taylerson. John is a former Director of several food and drink companies including DairyStix, coffee syrups and coffee / drinks. 

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Covid 19
Eu exit
Innovation
Finance

7 mins

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Gloucestershire County Council Trading Standards Team waiving charge for business advice.

8th June 2020

In recognition of the financial constraints faced by many of the small businesses who have been forced to close or to restrict their normal activities during the COVID19 period, Glouces

Covid 19
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Legislation

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme & Self-Employment Income Support Scheme updates

1st June 2020

This update was shared by Jim Harra, Chief Executive and Permanent Secretary – HMRC on Friday 29th May 2020.

Covid 19
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People & skills

14 mins

Working Safely during COVID-19: Gloucestershire Supplier Directory

Working Safely during COVID-19: Gloucestershire Supplier Directory

26th May 2020

To make your workplace COVID-secure you may need to supply your teams with PPE, it could mean redesigning how your customers move through your space, or you might not know yet where you need to sta

Covid 19
News

5 mins

Social distancing at work

Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)

12th May 2020

Guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic.

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People & skills
Innovation
Finance
Covid 19

6 mins

C19

Covid-19 Business Support Update Monday 4th May

4th May 2020

This updated was collated by GFirst LEP. For the latest news and updates visit their website here.

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Covid 19

9 mins

Cyber

Protecting businesses from COVID-19 scams

1st May 2020

Malicious email attachments, false government grant phone calls and CEO impersonation scams are among a raft of scams undermining businesses as a result of the COVID-19 pand

Innovation
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Legislation
Covid 19

6 mins

COVID 28.04

Covid-19 Business Support Update Tuesday 28th April

28th April 2020

This updated was collated by GFirst LEP. For the latest news and updates visit their website here.

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Covid 19

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