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Business News

The latest business news and information from businesses in and around Flitwick, Bedfordshire.

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Central Bedfordshire Council will be launching a further round of Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) this September, enabling more business to access grant funding. The scheme will be open to: Businesses who have not previously received an...
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Cranfield School of Management and Central Bedfordshire Council have announced that they are working together to create a scholarship programme to support the growth of local Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). The funding provided by the...
Unite protest over Amazon's "pandemic profiteering" Image: Unite
Campaigners were at Luton Hoo Estate historic Manor House yesterday (4 August 2021) to protest about Amazon’s "treatment of workers" and to claim the company allowed "price gouging" at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. Unite...
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As guidance to work from home set to end from 19 July 2021, Citizens Advice sets out what it says are the need to knows if you’re asked to return to your normal workplace. I’ve been...
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Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) said it has paid close to £8.4m in Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) payments to local businesses. The top-up payments were made to over 850 businesses who previously received an Additional Restrictions Grant...
Lu Lawrence, the activity coordinator at Baycroft Flitwick Care Home has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Great British Care Awards Image provided by Ms Lawrence
Lu Lawrence, the activity coordinator at Baycroft Flitwick Care Home has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Great British Care Awards. The Awards pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their...
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The South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership’s (SEMLEP) Community Grants programme has opened for a sixth-round of applications. SEMLEP said while the local employment rate remains above average, employment across the country has seen a dip....
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The University of Bedfordshire is shining a light on some of the research projects and local business support it has provided during the COVID-19 pandemic, as part of Universities UK’s (UUK) latest campaign – #GettingResults. This...
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Businesses who have previously received an Additional Restriction Grant (ARG) 1, 2 and 3 will receive a top up payment from Central Bedfordshire Council. Since the first ARG was launched in December, the Council said it...
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Charge extended to all businesses in bid to ramp up war on plastic waste The single-use carrier bag charge will be increased from 5p to 10p and extended to all businesses in England from 21 May...