Latest Covid-19 advice & support for BID members27/03/2020
Newport Now BID is working hard to provide as much practical help, support and advice to its members as possible.
This page will be updated regularly with links to such advice, as well as latest BID activity.
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Latest direction on which businesses must close
Coronavirus – Support for small businesses
The Welsh Government is making funds available for non-repayable grant for small businesses with a rateable value of up to £51,000.For more information and how to apply visit – www.newport.gov.uk/business
Updated UK government information for employers
Updated UK government information for employees
Business support from Welsh Government
Update on BID services
Following government instructions, a number of BID services have been temporarily suspended with immediate effect. These include our Ambassadors, who ended their patrols on March 23, and the Savings Advisory Service. BID members can continue to contact our manager Kevin Ward for help, advice and support - please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information from Newport City Council
ACAS advice for employers and employees
Business support and other information from UK Government
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