Local Lockdown Business Fund – Applications Open

The local lockdown business fund is now open for applications. This is a fund to provide financial assistance to businesses that are facing operational and financial challenges caused by the national lockdown announced for Wales as a result of COVID-19. The purpose of the fund is to support businesses with cash flow support to help them survive the economic consequences of the restrictions put in place. The grant will be open to applications from the 28 October 2020 and will close at 5pm on 20 November 2020 OR when the fund is fully committed. Links to the relevant section within the Local Authority websites is below for your information: Anglesey […]

Welsh tourism chiefs unveil 12 point plan once Wales exits its firebreak

A 12 point “Request List” has been submitted to Welsh Government by the Wales Tourism Alliance, a membership organisation who provides a united, collective voice on behalf of all member organisations in Wales, which is needed between the industry and the government departments. It is to be hoped that points raised will generate discussion with policy makers – and will also influence future planning activities. https://www.business-live.co.uk/economic-development/welsh-tourism-chiefs-unveil-12-19173412

Updated FAQs

The firebreak FAQs have been updated with additional questions included. https://gov.wales/coronavirus-firebreak-frequently-asked-questions The business closures list has also been published and linked in relevant parts of the FAQ. https://gov.wales/coronavirus-covid-19-closure-businesses-and-premises-html Firebreak-FAQs-for-business-October-2020-V3.1Download