COVID-19 business assistance helpline launched

Published Thursday, 23 April 2020

A new business assistance helpline, including a new business portal website has opened to support businesses.

The news follows the receipt of over 2700 requests from businesses for government grants which the council is responsible for administering. Around 1000 businesses have already been paid and when all eligible businesses are reached, just over £50 million will have been paid.

Read more about the business support helpline.