Further businesses and premises to close

This document provides guidance on the closure of all retailers that sell non-essential goods and other non-essential premises, as part of further social distancing measures.

Business Interruption Loan Scheme

The British Business Bank has this morning launched the Business Interruption Loan Scheme. Further detail on how to apply is set out in the link below:

Goods and Services Assistance: COVID-19

To assist in the collation and sorting of offers for goods and services, a questionnaire system has been set up.

If this applies to your business and you are able to help, please fill in the questionnaire below:

PM statement on coronavirus: 18 March 2020

Good afternoon. And thanks for coming or for indeed tuning in to these daily updates. I want to introduce, I’m sure you know Jenny Harries, Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England, and you know Sir Patrick Vallance, Chief Scientific Advisor.