Category Archives: Business support


Free courses to help you learn new skills or change jobs. Including general skills that apply to all sectors and more specialised skills. Practical maths: 2 courses to help with fractions, decimals and other maths skills for work and everyday Read more…


In the past, some may have seen Research and Development (R&D) as an unavoidable cost of doing business, which can be reduced by claiming R&D tax credits. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to change how they think about Read more…


After much speculation, the UK did indeed secure a deal with the EU27 before the Brexit transition period officially ended on 31 December 2020. But what does it mean for businesses? Join Moore Kingston Smith for an update from our Read more…


From 00:01 on Wednesday 16th December, London will be moved into Tier 3. You can find the full press release here. In Tier 3: You must not meet socially indoors or in most outdoor places with anybody you do not Read more…


On the 1st January, a new border will be created between the UK and the European Union. Goods that previously moved unimpeded between the UK and the EU will require a customs declaration. Even with a last-minute EU trade deal Read more…


The following information has been provided by WLB Member Verlingue… Many employers invest in Group Income Protection for their employees to provide support if they are unable to work due to long-term sickness or injury. However, most of these schemes Read more…


An initiative to support low-carbon and cleantech businesses across the capital has received a £900,000 funding boost as part of the Mayor’s Green New Deal.  The Better Futures Programme, which launched in 2017, has already helped more than 150 businesses create Read more…


Covid 19 has made this an incredibly challenging year for all of us, but a near impossible one for The Big Issue’s 2,100 street sellers. Now with further lockdowns on the way, The Big Issue and its sellers urgently need Read more…


And now for something positive…. Business Doctors and Swoop Funding – working together to save time, stress, and anxiety to PRBG members in dealing with the tightening of Covid19 restrictions. The Business Doctors and Swoop Funding partnership is aimed at Read more…


Jobseekers previously employed at Heathrow Airport are being lined up for careers in screen industries. Screenskills, an industry-led skills body for the screen industries has teamed up with Pinewood Studios, the Buckinghamshire Local Enterprise M3 to offer workers information on Read more…