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Oct 15 2021

Small grant funding available for the manufacturing sector

Categories: Engineering & Manufacturing

CeeD, in partnership with the Energy Technology Partnership (ETP), are seeking applications from Scottish small and mid-size enterprises (SMEs), and non-Scottish SMEs who have an autonomous base in Scotland, in the manufacturing sector for small projects of 3-6 months duration in the following areas: •    Heating and cooling technologies •    Hydrogen •    Zero-emissions mobility Up to more

Oct 7 2021

Understanding the benefits of Gift Aid

Categories: Charities

Gift Aid is a Government scheme that allows charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASCs) that are registered with HMRC to claim an additional 25p for every £1 donated, at no additional cost to the donor, providing certain conditions are met. To qualify for Gift Aid, donations must be made from individuals who have paid the same amount or more more

Oct 7 2021

Pay freeze for trainee solicitors

Categories: Professions

Businesses have faced one of the most difficult trading periods in recent memory with many firms continuing to feel the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. As restrictions continue to ease, we have seen a recent upturn in business for some practices but the constant pressure of controlling their costs during these uncertain times has led more

Oct 1 2021

COVID-19 Ventilation Fund

Categories: COVID-19Leisure

The Scottish Government has announced a new £25 million COVID-19 Ventilation Fund that will help businesses improve ventilation and air quality on their premises where people come into close proximity, such as in the hospitality and leisure sectors, to help reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission. The fund will provide both grants and advice to help companies more

Aug 25 2021

National Basic Payment Support Scheme 2021

Categories: AgricultureCOVID-19

To support agricultural businesses that have been impacted by the effects of COVID-19 and Brexit, and help maintain vital cash flow within the rural economy, the Scottish Government have launched the 2021 National Basic Payment Support Scheme (NBPSS21) loan scheme. The loan offer letters will be sent to eligible farmers and crofters from the middle more

Jul 15 2021

The Kreston Charities COVID-19 Survey Report findings

Categories: CharitiesCOVID-19

The results from the survey carried out by the Kreston Charities Group, which includes our EQ Charities team, that act for over 2,000 charities across the UK, paints a mixed picture of the financial health of the charity sector but with a confident outlook for the future. The Kreston Charities COVID-19 Survey gave charities across the UK the more