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Indies, have your say!

Bill Grimsey is embarking on new research to find out how independent businesses survived the pandemic, and what more can be done to support them. All independent shops are welcome […]

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Protests: how are they impacting you?

Bristol City Council would like to hear your views on the impacts of the recent ‘Kill The Bill’ protests, which took place between 21 March and 16 April. This assessment will help […]

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Modern slavery prevention webinars

Shiva Foundation and STOP THE TRAFFIK will be running a series of webinars for small and medium sized enterprises to help them address modern slavery risk in their business. The […]

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Free test kits for your businesses

In line with the national programme, lateral flow (rapid) testing is available to anyone without COVID symptoms, free of charge. How to receive your free test kits? There are different […]

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COVID guidance for outdoor hospitality

As we emerge from lockdown, new regulations detail how businesses can operate. To assist during the initial phase of outdoor re-opening, Bristol City Council have published guidance notes intended for […]

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New Restart Grant from 1 April

The Restart Grant aims to support businesses to reopen safely as COVID-19 restrictions are eased across the country and replaces the Local Restrictions Support Grant (LRSG) scheme for closed businesses […]

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Wellbeing support tools

During this time, you may feel low, worried, anxious, or be concerned about your health or that of someone close to you. Everyone reacts differently to events and changes and […]

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Supporting UK High Streets

To help drive footfall and encourage people to shop and feel safe while doing so, the Metro is planning a weekly campaign to feature local businesses in their newspaper. Starting […]

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UK terrorism threat level lowered

On Monday 8 February, the Home Secretary announced that terrorism threat level has been lowered from ‘Severe’ to ‘Substantial’, meaning an attack is likely. For more information on the recent […]

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Free e-commerce support

Trading Better Online is a popular programme that offers FREE expert business support for SMEs to grow their digital presence and online sales. The programme helps SMEs increase engagement with […]

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Connecting you with the support you need

To help businesses and residents access every possible opportunity for support to adapt, build resilience and position themselves for the future in the new economic landscape, WECA has launched a […]

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