Cannock Council

Businesses affected by the lockdown

Businesses affected by Lockdown invited to apply for grants Cannock Chase Council has now received funding from the Government to help businesses in the District whose trading has been affected during the current national lockdown. Grants are now available to be claimed from the Council. The funding is aimed at businesses forced to close or those seriously affected by the lockdown measures that began on 5 November and which are due to continue until 2…

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2020/21 Community and Business Support Grants

2020/21 Community and Business Support Grants Hednesford Town Council is launching three grant initiatives for 2020/21 to support the remarkable work of the groups, organisations and businesses based in Hednesford. The application form is the same for all three grants and will be allocated to the most appropriate fund.  Community groups, organisations and businesses can apply for grants up to a maximum of £500.00.  Supplementary funding may be considered if it can be demonstrated that…

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6th to 22nd November ALCOHOL AWARENESS WEEK

Staffordshire’s drug and alcohol service is supporting a national campaign in Alcohol Awareness Week to help people who may have increased their drinking during the pandemic.  Andrea Meaden, Assistant Director of Services at the Staffordshire Treatment and Recovery Service, said: “The stresses and strains of lockdown and the pandemic have seen more people in England consuming more alcohol.  “Lives have been turned upside down. People have new financial worries. The people we’re seeing can feel…