A new discretionary fund has been set up to accommodate small businesses previously outside the scope of the business grant funds scheme, following up on the Chancellors promise that the Government will do “whatever it takes”.
Thousands of high street shops, department stores and shopping centres across England and South Ribble are set to reopen in June once they are COVID-19 secure and can show customers will be kept safe. The Prime Minister has set out:
This week represents Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. The week, which is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, is in its 20th year and runs from 18-24 May.
Businesses across South Ribble affected by the Coronavirus crisis will be able to claim up to £2,500 a month towards staff wages as part of the Government’s Job Retention Scheme, which went live today.
Katherine Fletcher, MP for South Ribble has received a number of questions relating to the recent panic buying that has seen shelves stripped bare of everything from soap and cleaning products to tinned food and toilet paper.
Katherine Fletcher MP has welcomed the announcement that Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust will benefit from a £215,507,000 debt write-off as part of the government’s announcement to scrap £13.4 billion of NHS debt across England.
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