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Kickstart grants for businesses

Urgent Action Required – A second round of Kickstart grants (not to be confused with the Kickstart work placement scheme) for businesses working within the tourism sector.

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Lockdown Updates – August

It may be of interest to you that the Chamber has been busy during lockdown; helping members with applications and liaising with the council. We have just taken advantage of a three month offer of the benefits with the Plymouth and Devon Chamber of Commerce.

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Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create job placements for 16 to 24 year olds. The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create new 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment. This is part of the government’s Plan for Jobs and…

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Blue Fin Tuna

Bluefin Tuna – An exciting new opportunity for Torbay

Giant Atlantic Bluefin Tuna have been gracing the waters off Torbay each autumn for several years now. The Angling Trust has been working with local fishing charter vessel captains to persuade the Government to adopt a scientifically useful CatcH And Release Tagging (‘CHART’) program for the fish this year.

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Become a representative for Kickstart

 Check if you can apply for a grant as a representative of a group of employers through the Kickstart Scheme If you are considering becoming a representative for a group of employers, check what information you need to provide to apply for a grant through the Kickstart Scheme. Becoming a representative A Kickstart Scheme application…

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COVID-19 Tracker

This app has just been launched today with researchers at Guy’s & St Thomas’ & King’s college to help slow the spread of #COVID19 and identify at risk cases sooner by self-reporting your symptoms daily – even if you feel well  🙏🏼. Download the App Please share the app with everyone you know on WhatsApp…

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