Local Restrictions Support Grants (LRSG)

Now the lockdown restrictions are nationwide, all eligible businesses that have been told to close by the government for four weeks can now apply for the LRSG. Eligible businesses include non-essential retail, leisure, personal care, sports facilities and hospitality...

COVID-19/Coronavirus – Advice for Businesses 18 March 2020

At the time of writing, the advice and information from the HM Government is changing on a daily basis. However, the latest announcements relating to financial help to businesses will hopefully provide some comfort to everyone. Helpline HMRC now have a dedicated...

Coronavirus – Advice for Business Preparations

The spread of Coronavirus doesn’t show any signs of slowing down, so are you prepared as a business for any measures you may need to take? The virus can be passed on when there is close contact with an infected person.  This can be either by being inhaled into...

Company Insolvency

A recent release of statistics from the Government’s Insolvency Service shows that in the second quarter of 2019 there has been an 11.9% increase of companies becoming insolvent compared to the previous year. We are all familiar with large businesses becoming...

GDPR Regulations

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018 and its primary aim was to give control to individuals over their personal data. If any business breaches these regulations, they can be fined up to €20 million or up to 4% of the annual...