Recovery Loan Scheme

Recovery Loan Scheme

The scheme can be used for any legitimate business purpose, including managing cashflow, investment and growth. It is designed to appeal to businesses that can afford to take out additional debt finance for these purposes. RLS opened for applications on 6 April 2021 and is scheduled to run until 31 December 2021, subject to review. It is available through a range of lenders and partners accredited by the British Business Bank.

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Peer Networks Programme

Peer Networks Programme

Join other like-minded businesses and benefit from FREE Peer Networks support and work together to find practical solutions to the challenges you are facing. We are working with local partners to deliver four Peer Networking groups. Funded through the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), the Peer Network programme is supporting businesses in sectors particularly negatively impacted by COVID19.

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Help to Grow Scheme

Help to Grow Scheme

The government’s new Help to Grow: Management programme offers the chance to take your business to the next level. Join other senior business leaders in a practical management training programme, with 1-1 mentorship, delivered across the UK by leading business schools accredited by the Small Business Charter.

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The Restart Grant Scheme

The Restart Grant Scheme

The Restart Grant scheme supports businesses in reopening safely as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Grants are available from 1 April 2021. Eligible businesses in the non-essential retail sector may be entitled to a one-off cash grant of up to £6,000 from their local council.

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Kickstart Scheme

Kickstart Scheme

oin thousands of employers from across the public, private and non-for-profit sectors who are already signed up, creating new jobs and benefiting from the Kickstart Scheme

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Recovery for Business Advice Scheme

Recovery for Business Advice Scheme

Access free support from experts and help your business recover from the impact of Coronavirus. Supported by the Department of BEIS and leading professional bodies, expert advisers are offering free advice to businesses.

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Business Finance Finder

Business Finance Finder

We have collaborated with Finpoint on this Business Finance Finder Tool, but please ensure you contact our business support team in the first instance for finance support so that we can make sure this is the correct next step for your business.

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Job Retention Scheme Extended

Job Retention Scheme Extended

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended until 30 September 2021. Claims for furlough days in March 2021 must be made by 14 April 2021. You can no longer submit claims for claim periods ending on or before 31 October 2020.

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Be the Business: Rapid Response Cohort

Be the Business: Rapid Response Cohort

Be the Business has released a Rapid Response Cohort (RRC) Mentoring Programme. This is a 12 week mentoring programme where SME leaders/key decision makers can access a mentor from leading firms to work with them for 12 weeks on the immediate challenges and priorities they are facing during this pandemic.

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Need support?

If you need help to combat the effects Coronavirus has had on your business or employees, please get in touch with our team!

0333 070 5805        enquiries@bcgrowthhub.com