Unemployment figures show the need for a plan to get the economy moving

Tuesday 10th of November 2020 11:12 AM

Louise Bennett, chief executive of the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce

Business leaders in Coventry and Warwickshire say the rising unemployment figures highlight the need for a plan to safely reopen the economy.

The UK unemployment rate rose to 4.8 per cent from 4.5 per cent as the Covid-19 crisis continued to hit firms.

ESIF Programme COVID-19 Notification Bulletin, 10 November 2020

Tuesday 10th of November 2020 09:20 AM

Welcome to the ESIF Programme COVID-19 Notification Bulletin. Through these bulletins we aim to keep you updated and notified of the latest information published for the 2014 to 2020 ESIF Programme in response to COVID-19.

ESIF Growth Programme Special Bulletin: Case Study Booklets Launched

Monday 9th of November 2020 10:13 AM

Welcome to this November special issue of the European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds Programme Bulletin.

Today sees the launch of the latest ERDF case study booklet. Read on to find out more.

European Regional Development Fund

Balance is key when it comes to Stratford district

Thursday 5th of November 2020 10:56 AM

Councillor Tony Jefferson

During the Covid crisis it is clear that Government has been striving to strike a balance between restricting the spread of the virus and keeping the economy going – and balance is a key word when it comes to local matters.

WCC launches Tech Challenge to aid economic recovery

Thursday 5th of November 2020 09:07 AM

Warwickshire County Council is set to launch an £80,000 project to support digital initiatives that will encourage people to visit the county’s town centres for leisure and business post-lockdown.