January Lockdown Grants for non-essential retail, leisure, personal care, sports facilities, and hospitality businesses forced to close are now live. Includes: Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed) Addendum: 5 January onwards Closed Business Lockdown Payment The Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed) Addendum: 5 January onwards will provide a payment based on the November 2020 scheme that […]

Covid 19 vaccination scam

COVID 19 vaccination scam alert

During these difficult times, it’s important that people remain vigilant and guard against criminals using the publicity around Covid-19 as a chance to target victims with fraudulent emails, phone calls, texts messages or social media posts. Over the past few weeks, Devon and Cornwall Police have seen an increase in phishing emails, and more recently […]

Updated COVID 19 news

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Furlough extension and increased support for the self-employed The Chancellor has announced his plan to increase the support available to workers and the self-employed over the winter period. A few of the main announcements are as follows. The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), also known as the furlough scheme, will now be extended to 31 […]