£19.4M Paid Out To Small Businesses In The East Riding

£19.4M Pays Out To Small Businesses In The East Riding
April 2, 2020

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has made grant payments to 1,942 small businesses worth a total of £19,420,000.

The council is working hard to support East Riding businesses during the hardship caused by the coronavirus lockdown through the Government’s business grants scheme and business rates relief.

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WISHH COVID-19 Appeal – Hull Hospitals

WISHH COVID-19 Appeal – Hull Hospitals
April 1, 2020

Hull Hospitals would like to thank all of the amazing companies, individuals and organisations who have already come forward offering support to our staff and hospitals for the care we are providing patients during the COVID-19 outbreak.   

Supported by our Hull Hospital’s official charity, WISHH, there are a number of ways you can help the Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital and the staff who are working tirelessly on delivering care to our patients during these exceptional times.

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Candlelighters Launch Virtual Fundraising Event, The Big Night In

Candlelighters Launch Virtual Fundraising Event, The Big Night In
April 1, 2020

In such unprecedented times, families across the UK are facing challenges like never before, but for families affected by childhood cancer whose lives have already been turned upside down, COVID-19 is making life more difficult than ever.

That is why local childhood cancer charity, Candlelighters, is launching the Big Night In to enable people to continue to support these families when they need it most.

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Support For East Riding Businesses During The Coronavirus

Support For East Riding Businesses During The Coronavirus
March 31, 2020

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is working to support businesses in the area during the current period of hardship caused by the coronavirus lockdown.

The council is updating its website for traders to let them know that even more businesses will now benefit from Government grants and business rates relief – and that payments will be sent out as soon as possible from 1 April 2020.

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Grants Allocated To Organisations Helping Vulnerable Residents Most In Need

Grants Allocated To Organisations Helping Vulnerable Residents Most In Need
March 31, 2020

Eight invaluable local organisations have been awarded grants totalling nearly £14,000 by Two Ridings Community Foundation to help support vulnerable residents and individuals who are suffering hardship as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The Covid-19 outbreak is impacting voluntary, community and social enterprise groups and at times of crisis, the strength and desire to help from the public can make the most difference.

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Life In Lockdown At Award-Winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Life In Lockdown At Award-Winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park
March 27, 2020

Award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park was all quiet yesterday after temporarily closing in response to the coronavirus pandemic. 

Visitors enjoyed the unique walk-through experience coming almost face to face with some of the world’s most beautiful and at a risk animals for the last time in a while on Sunday. Then the staff locked the gates due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation.

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Clarification On Pandemic Cover And Business Interruption Insurance

Clarification On Pandemic Cover And Business Interruption Insurance
March 26, 2020

Local Commercial Insurance Broker, HI Commercial warns businesses their policies are unlikely to cover for loss of business through pandemic cover and business interruption cover.

Concerned business owners have many questions about their insurance during this unprecedented time, the team at HI Commercial is working with insurers to provide answers as quickly as possible.

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How to Make your Business more Cyber-Secure

How to Make your Business more Cyber-Secure
March 20, 2020

Cybersecurity is of vital importance to any modern, interconnected business. If your computer network becomes compromised, then you may find yourself unable to operate.

At the same time, if an outside party should gain access to your customer’s data, you might find yourself vulnerable to legal difficulties.

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COVID-19 : Local Pubs Call For Community To Support Them

COVID-19 : Local Pubs Call For Community To Support Them
March 17, 2020

Local pubs in Beverley are urging the community to support them. They were dealt a real blow by the government in their latest briefing.

Landlords were left in dismay after the PM Boris Johnson called for the public to avoid Pubs, bars, clubs and restaurants due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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