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BID and Beyond

Supporting Businesses, Connecting Communities

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UPDATE 24 JUNE 2020

Announcement from Scottish Government regarding Phase 2 changes:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-scotlands-route-map-indicative-dates-remainder-phase-2-early-phase-3/pages/2/

Scottish Government release guidance on Returning to Work Safely:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-returning-to-work/

UPDATE 22 JUNE 2020

Scottish Government update guidance for Construction Sector:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-construction-sector-guidance/

UDPATE 19 JUN 2020

Scottish Government release retail, tourism and hospitality customers Guidance:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-consumers/

Scottish Government release Retail Sector Guidance UPDATED:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-retail-sector-guidance/

Scottish Government release Manufacturing Sector Guidance UDPATED:

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-manufacturing-sector-guidance/

16 JUNE 2020

Update from Financial Conduct Authority about Business Interruption Insurance (via David Stewart MSP)
https://www.fca.org.uk/firms/business-interruption-insurance

UPDATE 10 JUNE 2020

UPDATE from Scottish Government on Tourist Industry:

https://www.gov.scot/news/support-for-tourism-industry/

UPDATE 08 JUN 2020

Update from Scottish Government on Support for Small Businesses: https://www.gov.scot/news/more-support-for-small-business/

UPDATE 02 JUNE 2020

The Federation of Small Businesses will host a webinar with Orkney & Shetland Businesses on Wed 3rd June 1030am (Free and all welcome to join) sign-up here:
https://www.fsb.org.uk/event-calendar/fsb-orkney-and-shetland-virtual-networking.html?fbclid=IwAR0tWIBjaWzKuu2esAOCsU1kwTByHpU5QyUHbLjMMwTROaTmsDxQ8oc9vPo

UPDATE 01 JUNE 2020

Business Gateway webinars updated:
https://www.bgateway.com/events?region=national&keyword&fbclid=IwAR3U031vFC0Zor99TrnB-UCLTZk3xeBoKrLeXqL7oP1Pn56hjpjhd5t1Png

Radio Orkney interview with BID Chairperson - Ducan McLean (16mins) https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000jqpm

UPDATE 29 MAY 2020

Scottish Government Guidance for Employers and Employees Returning to Work

https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-phase-1-returning-to-work/

UPDATE 25 MAY 2020

Update from Scottish Government - Routemap for coming out of lockdown
https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-framework-decision-making-scotlands-route-map-through-out-crisis/

UPDATE 22 MAY 2020

Updated list of Funding Support Schemes from Business Gateway:

https://www.bgateway.com/assets/documents/Covid-19-Business-Support-Summary-as-at-21-05-20.pdf

Links to funding schemes from Scottish Government:
https://findbusinesssupport.gov.scot/coronavirus-advice/sources-of-funding

News - Additional Funding Help for Businesses
https://www.gov.scot/news/help-for-businesses-1/

UPDATE 20 MAY 2020

Facebook Group goes live for BID&Beyond Businesses (Owners/Managers/Supervisors can join):

https://www.facebook.com/groups/669425703850506/

ACAS Advice updated: https://www.acas.org.uk/coronavirus

UPDATE 18 MAY 2020

RADIO ORKNEY share interview with our consultant Laura Bruce - listen here. (2m46sec start point)

UPDATE 15 MAY 2020

PRESS RELEASE from Kirkwall BID regarding BID & Beyond project.

NEWS ARTICLE from The Orcadian regarding BID & Beyond project.

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This project was part-financed by the Scottish Government and the European Community Orkney Leader 2007-13 Programme.