Knowsley enters highest restriction tier today
Knowsley has entered the highest Covid restriction tier today. Find out what local COVID alert levels set out for local authorities, residents and workers. Also, download a copy of the 'Very High' alert level GOV poster. Read more
Local Credit Union CEO awarded a CBE
Karen Bennett, CEO of Enterprise Credit Union (ECU) has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for her services to the Credit Union sector and financial inclusion.
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Job Support Scheme; Salary Support & Grants
The Job Support Scheme will be expanded to support businesses across the UK required to close  due to coronavirus restrictions. Government will pay two thirds of employees’ salaries to protect jobs over the coming months and cash grants for businesses required to close in local lockdowns also increased to up to £3,000 per month. Read more
Calling all Knowsley Manufacturers
According to a recent major survey, North West manufacturers are showing signs of recovery from the COVID-19 crisis but further lockdowns and issues over Brexit continue to cast a cloud over the sector. The Knowsley Manufacturing Network is one of the most active networks in the North West and we are keen to keep you, meeting, talking and sharing issues, ideas and opportunities. If you are a manufacturer in Knowsley please join us for this important debate. Read more
The countdown to the end of the Transition period has begun. What will Brexit mean for us?

This week, (16 October) we will be just 75 days from the end of the Transition Period. There will be new rules for living, working, travelling and doing business in the UK and EU from 1 January 2021.  You and your business should prepare now. To help you prepare we have teamed up with Halton Chamber, Liverpool Chamber and St Helens Chamber. Together we are joining forces on all things Brexit and International Trade to provide a range of webinars, events and support to help you 'Check, Change, Go'! Read more

Coronavirus Disinfecting Service

The Foggerman is a Chamber member offering fogging cleaning service to local businesses. Fogging kills all but 0.0001% of bacteria, fungi and viruses. Read more

Leading the road to recovery

If your business is starting to experience signs of financial distress unrelated or as a direct result of Covid-19 trading pressures, restructuring liabilities and fast-tracking the retrieval of pending payments can help stabilise the business. Phil Clark, Begbies Traynor Group talks us through the options. Read more

The very top of the Cliff

Cliff Kirby, CEO of Knowsley based, CAL International and NeedleSmart has been named as one of LDC’s Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders 2020. Read more

FREE 1:1 resilience video session from Coburn McKenna

Coburn McKenna are offering all Knowsley Chamber Members a free, personal, 1:1, video meeting to help you with your business resilience. Read more

Natwest Business Growth Enabler to help businesses 

As businesses across Knowsley continue to restart, rebuild and recover, NatWest’s Business Growth Enabler Kim Meadows will be supporting businesses to move forward following lockdown. Read more

Livv helps keep our voluntary and charity workers safe 

More than 8,000 Merseyside charities and voluntary organisations will receive much-needed PPE supplies from Knowsley-based Livv Housing Group. Read more

Liverpool Hospitality Plea 

The Liverpool Hospitality Association have issued an open letter to the Corporate/Business community seeking support during these tough trading conditions. Read more

Culture & Creativity Awards open

The awards recognise and celebrate the incredible contribution that culture and creativity make to our city region. This year’s awards are now officially open and ready to receive nominations. Read more

FCA sends stern letter to insurance CEO's

The FCA has sent a “Dear CEO” letter to insurance firms stating what they expect the next steps for insurers and policyholders to be, while encouraging insurers to settle claims quickly. Read more

Support to help you look after your Mental Health

This month played host to World Mental Health Awareness Day and in these challenging times it’s never been more important to look after your mental health and wellbeing. Read more

Local lads complete weight challenge to raise awareness of mental health

On World Mental Health Day two local lads completed the Carry that Weight Challenge in the hope of raising awareness on the issues of suicide. Read more

Green Homes Grant - skills training competition
This competition provides funding for programmes which can deliver a suite of training solutions to support the Green Homes Grant scheme. Read more
The Big Help Project - Reverse Advent Calendar campaign 

The team at The Big Help Project have seen first-hand the dire consequences the Covid pandemic has had on families across Knowsley. The Reverse Advent Calendar campaign will go a long way to helping families have a better Christmas and you can help. Read more

Countdown to Change Webinar - 75 to go  16/10/2020, 10:00-11:00

FLASH ZOOM B2B Networking Event - 20/10/2020, 08:00-09:30

Good Mental Health for all - Workshop - 05/11/2020, 09:30-10:30

THE CHARITY FUNDING DEBATE 2020 - 18/11/2020, 08:45-10:00.

DIY Sales - Generate leads through LinkedIn today, to bring business in tomorrow 18/11/2020, 11:00-12:00
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