UK Flooring Direct lands £8m investment from BGF

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 11:32 AM

Jason Ashby, CEO of UK Flooring Direct

BGF – the UK’s most active growth capital investor – has invested £8 million into Midlands-headquartered UK Flooring Direct, which recently opened a base in Coventry, to support its ongoing growth ambitions.

Seasonal boost in Warwickshire

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 08:44 AM

Leamington Spa at Christmas

Independent retailers and small businesses across Warwickshire are to be given a seasonal boost thanks to a new social media campaign launched by Warwickshire County Council.

Major new employment website launched in C&W

Tuesday 10th of November 2020 11:21 AM

Nick Abell, the chair of the CWLEP

A major new online employment resource hub has been launched to help people in Coventry and Warwickshire, who may have lost their job because of the Covid-19 pandemic, find new work.

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.