Member News – COVID-19

COVID-19 update British Chamber of Commerce

BCC Coronavirus Business Impact Tracker: Restart of the UK economy “still in first gear” with businesses operating at just half of normal capacity

22 July in Business News, Chamber News, Member News, Member News - COVID-19

Results from the latest BCC Coronavirus Business Impact Tracker in partnership with job site Indeed reveal that businesses are operating at half of their pre-Covid 19 capacity on average, despite lockdown measures easing. More than half cited reduced demand and possible future lockdowns as major...

BCC QUARTERLY RECRUITMENT OUTLOOK – Q2 2020

16 July in Business News, Chamber News, Member News, Member News - COVID-19

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Recruitment Outlook (QRO), in partnership with Totaljobs, is the UK’s largest independent survey of labour market conditions, based on more than 7,400 responses from businesses across the UK. The report’s findings reveal the impact Coronavirus has had on the...

BCC responds to mandatory face coverings in shops and supermarkets

14 July in Chamber News, Member News - COVID-19

Commenting on the government’s announcement that wearing a face covering will be mandatory in shops and supermarkets in England from 24 July, BCC Co-Executive Director Claire Walker said: “Businesses need clarity on the approach to the wearing of face coverings that is consistent and supported...

RNN Training’s Employer Promise – Kickstart your Business

09 July in Member News, Member News - COVID-19

At RNN Training we, in partnership with Rotherham College, North Notts College, Dearne Valley College and University Centre Rotherham (UCR), are launching our Employer Promise campaign and asking employers across South Yorkshire and North Nottinghamshire to pledge their support to ensure that young people are...

Emergency Funding for communities responding to Covid-19 hits £750,000 Milestone

08 July in Member News, Member News - COVID-19

Community groups on the front line of the Covid-19 Pandemic in South Yorkshire have received over £750,000 in funding support from local charity, South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF). 176 community groups and charities have so far benefitted from the Covid-19 Response Fund set up in response...