The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has outlined the latest measures to support SMEs and the UK’s ailing businesses affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. The list that follows summarises his announcements, in the order they were announced: The Latest Measures to Support SMEs Loans and Liquidity The Treasury are making available £330bn of loan guarantees. These guarantees […]

Good news for suitable businesses looking for funding. The RDPE Growth Programme, Round Three, opened on Monday 4 November 2019. Creation of the RDPE Growth Programme National Reserve Fund has enabled this opportunity, for which expressions of interest are invited. The three themes available are Food Processing, rural Business Development and rural Tourism Infrastructure. Businesses […]