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Trade Secretary announces Freeports Advisory Panel will ensure UK is ready to trade post-Brexit

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The first new Freeports will be established after we leave the EU, to turbocharge growth and ensure towns and cities across the UK benefit from Brexit trade opportunities. International Trade Secretary Liz Truss will today (Friday 2 August) announce a... (Continue reading)

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FSB: ‘No deal’ funding support good but not enough for small businesses

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Responding to the Government’s announcement of £108 million of funding for ‘no deal’ ‘Brexit’ preparations among small firms, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Policy and Advocacy Chairman Martin McTague, said: “Many small businesses are desperately under-prepared for a chaotic ‘no... (Continue reading)

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Lease option agreed for Space Hub Sutherland

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The owners of land earmarked for the Space Hub Sutherland development on the Moine Peninsula have agreed a lease option with developer, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE). Representatives of Melness Crofters Estate (MCE) and HIE signed the agreement. It secures... (Continue reading)

New European collaborative project launched to help small and medium sized food and drink companies innovate in the healthy food sector

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Small and medium sized Welsh food and drink businesses are set to benefit from a €1.2 million international project, funded through the Interreg Atlantic Area programme, to help broaden their knowledge and capacity to supply the increased demand for innovative... (Continue reading)

£25m Flood Risk Management Scheme for Carlisle gets underway

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This week, the Environment Agency is starting work on a new £25 million flood risk management scheme that will better protect more than 1,600 homes and businesses in Carlisle, Cumbria. Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive of the Environment Agency, is... (Continue reading)

Chancellor announces billions to turbo-charge no deal preparations

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An immediate cash boost to help get the UK ready for Brexit on 31 October has been announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid. The move sees Brexit funding for this year double, with £1.1 billion being provided... (Continue reading)

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