Month: April 2020

Cheshire Police Bulletin

29th April 2020. Welcome to a special edition of the stakeholder bulletin to provide you with an update on the role of Cheshire Constabulary and the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner in helping with the ongoing national emergency of the coronavirus pandemic. As we move into the sixth week of restrictions in a…
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A handy tip from Ian for your Zoom meeting

29th April 2020. Watch Ian Southerin’s video with a handy tip on how to look good when you’re video conferencing. What about using your mobile phone? It’s quite difficult to keep your phone steady, especially when there’s more than one of you wanting to be in the shot.   You can view Ian’s website by…
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Is your business in receipt of Small Business or Rural Rates Relief?

29th April 2020. Time is running out for eligible businesses that are the main rate payer of business rates to provide their bank details to be able to access vital financial support. Applications received after April may not be processed. A grant of £10,000 is available to businesses, with a property, that as of March…
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The Interiors Shop has a special offer for members

29th April 2020. Hello fellow Chester Business Club members! I do hope that you and your loved ones are safe and well, and that you are lucky enough to have some outdoor space to enjoy this lovely weather we’re having. I’ve been spending lots of time updating my website so that I can try to…
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Business Club support for Chester Women’s Aid

22nd April 2020. Business Club support for Chester Women’s Aid. Chester Business Club’s final event before the Covid-19 lockdown was the annual Ladies Charity Lunch.  Held at the Abode Hotel Chester on March 6th this year’s event, organised by Club chairman Julie Swinnerton, was in support of Chester Women’s Aid.  Sponsored by Jolliffes Solicitors, the…
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Musings from a family lawyer at this difficult time

22nd April 2020. Musings from a family lawyer at this difficult time. These are days that are difficult not only because of the physical, financial and emotional challenges we face but because these are unprecedented circumstances. There is no book or website that we can consult to deal with all the problems that have arisen…
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As lockdown continues, Chester Zoo has launched a fundraising campaign

22nd April 2020. As lockdown continues, Chester Zoo has launched a fundraising campaign. At the end of 2019, the whole staff team at Chester Zoo celebrated reaching the landmark point of welcoming 2m visitors, the first time this had ever been reached in the zoo’s history. It was a fantastic achievement of which every member…
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The Salvation Army: Responding to Coronavirus

22nd April 2020. The Salvation Army: Responding to Coronavirus. In the past three weeks, all our lives have been completely changed by the coronavirus pandemic. In particular The Salvation Army has been called on to play a major role in responding to the crisis. For over 150 years The Salvation Army has been there for…
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Legal support from Excello Law – we’re here to help

22nd April 2020. Covid-19 Legal Support. If you’re looking for legal support as a business or individual during this time, we’ve put together a hub of information across key practice areas including business and corporate, charities, commercial property, family, private client and employment legal services. From regional team contacts on hand to offer the latest…
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The importance of maintaining Mental Health & Wellbeing

17th April 2020. The importance of maintaining Mental Health & Wellbeing. It has never been more important to stay informed about our health and wellbeing than now and whilst this seems scary and out of our control, there are many things we can control to support and manage our wellbeing during those times. Normally a bustling health centre with…
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