Wet-led pubs – have you applied for Christmas support?

If you are the owner of a predominantly wet-led pub (you derive less than 50% of your income from food) you may be entitled to a one-off payment of £1,000 to cover you for all or part of the period of local restrictions that were in place between 2 and 29 December 2020.
In order to qualify for the additional grant, you must also:

  • have otherwise been trading on 30 November 2020 if the national lockdown was not in place
  • must show as the ratepayer in our records, for the property as at 1 December 2020.

You must submit an application before 31 January 2021 to receive this support.

Click here for more information. 

£4.6 billion in new lockdown grants to support businesses and protect jobs

Businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors are to receive a one-off grant worth up to £9,000, the Chancellor has announced.

  • Chancellor announces one-off top up grants for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses worth up to £9,000 per property to help businesses through to the Spring
  • £594 million discretionary fund also made available to support other impacted businesses
  • Comes in addition to £1.1 billion further discretionary grant funding for Local Authorities, Local Restriction Support Grants worth up to £3,000 a month and extension of furlough scheme

For more information, click here.