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Cabinet Briefing and Food and Drinks industry funding

 

Cabinet Office Update

Briefing email reads:

“We want to ensure you have the most up to date information.  As such, we wanted to let you know that we are moving all of our business support information to GOV.UK

This is updated regularly, and the latest information can be found on this link:  bit.ly/bizsupportnew.  This page details:

  • Access to Funding and Support
  • Responsibilities as an Employer
  • Advice and guidance for managing your business during Coronavirus
  • How you can help

We also wanted to confirm that the sector-specific guidance for employers on social distancing is also now available and can be found on this link: bit.ly/sectorsocialdist

 

 

Funding Available for Staff Who have been made redundant / Work Zero Hours Contract in the Food and Drink Industry

Our partners at Cumbria Tourism Network have made us aware of new funding.  The Drinks Trust COVID 19 Relief Fund is open to people who have lost their job and/or income as a result of the COVID 19 pandemic.  Application window closes on 10th April or once 10,000 applications have been received.  Full details at:

https://www.drinkstrust.org.uk/cv19-fund?utm_source=Cumbria+Tourism+Members+2019%2F20&utm_campaign=c306fb5245-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_sept-1-19_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_2b51671c4e-c306fb5245-185122847

 

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