Category Archives: Business

Phase two of discretionary fund open for small eligible businesses

Cheshire East Council has launched the second phase of the local discretionary grant scheme, which will open for applications at 8am on Friday 26 June. The council has already implemented a first phase of this grant scheme which closed on 15 June. We received over 450 applications from small business which are currently being assessed.…
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Support, advice and guidance for businesses

Cheshire West and Chester Council’s Regulatory Services team has been supporting many businesses throughout the COVID-19 pandemic as regulations change rapidly. There has been a growing number of enquiries in relation to businesses that can be open now and those that will be allowed to open from 15 June subject to Government confirmation. Many businesses…
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Warrington to host Rugby League World Cup 2021

Rugby League World Cup 2021 to announce team bases The Rugby League World Cup 2021 is set to announce team bases for next year’s tournament – with Warrington waiting in anticipation to hear what national team will be coming to town. The official announcement of where the tournament’s competing countries will be based, will take…
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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

From 1 July 2020, businesses will be given the flexibility to bring previously furloughed employees back part time. This is a month earlier than previously announced to help support people back to work. From August 2020, the level of the grant will be slowly tapered to reflect that people will be returning to work: In…
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