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Leicester City - Discretionary Business Grants - Deadline Friday 16th August 6 pm

Leicester City - Discretionary Business Grants - Deadline Friday 16th August 6 pm

Posted: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:52

Leicester City have received £3.5m from the government for an additional discretionary grant fund to widen support for small and micro businesses and charities. These grants are non-repayable. The deadline for round two of applications is 6pm on Friday 14 August. If you were eligible to apply in the first round, you will not be able to apply in this round. Read More »

New Small Business Charter programme to support small businesses hit by the pandemic

New Small Business Charter programme to support small businesses hit by the pandemic

Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 14:39

Thousands of small businesses and SMEs affected by COVID-19 will be able to access support to aid their recovery and growth post-lockdown.Locally, the Small Business Charter is partnering with Leicester Castle Business School and the University of Leicester Business School Read More »

New Grant Scheme – Kickstarting Tourism – 100% funded revenue grants

New Grant Scheme – Kickstarting Tourism – 100% funded revenue grants

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 11:37

New support package to help tourism businesses adapt - Kickstarting Tourism

The grants are 100% funded by the European Regional Development Fund and there will be no requirement to contribute financially however businesses will need to demonstrate the need for any proposed activity. Read More »

Skills Support for Redundancy - funded support available for employers and individuals

Skills Support for Redundancy - funded support available for employers and individuals

Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 13:52

If you are facing an organisational restructure or the prospect of making hard decisions about staff redundancy, there is funded support available. Or if you as an individual are facing redundancy, or have been made redundant within the last few months, there is support available to you. Read More »

MIND - Return to Play - Mental health guidance to support the return of sport and physical activity

MIND - Return to Play - Mental health guidance to support the return of sport and physical activity

Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 09:21

Mind has created Return to play': Mental health guidance to equip the sector with the tools and information required to support the mental health of staff, coaches, volunteers and participants. Read More »

Grants of between £2,000 to £10,000 are available through the Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund for rural businesses and independent retail businesses

Grants of between £2,000 to £10,000 are available through the Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund for rural businesses and independent retail businesses

Posted: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 16:39

The Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund has been launched to provide support for rural businesses and independent retail businesses, to enable them to overcome the impacts they may have faced, or are still facing, as a result of COVID-19. Grants of between £2,000 to £10,000 are available. Read More »

Leicestershire Communities Fund - Round 2  (Following the extended lockdown)

Leicestershire Communities Fund - Round 2 (Following the extended lockdown)

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 12:03

Additional funding has been agreed by Leicestershire County Council to support community organisations in the areas of the County affected by the extended lockdown.

A total of £100,000 is being made available for a limited period of time (until 24th July 2020), for organisations operating in the affected electoral divisions only.

The maximum amount available to any one organisation will be £2,000 and the minimum amount is £500. Read More »

“The UK’s New Start: Let’s Get Going” - The Government has launched a new campaign to prepare businesses for the end of the Brexit transition period.

“The UK’s New Start: Let’s Get Going” - The Government has launched a new campaign to prepare businesses for the end of the Brexit transition period.

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 11:22

"The UK's New Start: Let's Get Going"

The Government has launched a new campaign to prepare businesses for the end of the Brexit transition period. The campaign has the tagline "Check, Change, Go" and a central component of it is to direct people to a new website... Read More »

Rural Community Council: Advice on Opening Community Facilities

Rural Community Council: Advice on Opening Community Facilities

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 17:00

Rural Community Council (Leicestershire and Rutland) have made free resources available to provide guidance on the operation of community buildings, such as village halls and community centres, during Covid-19. Read More »

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