Sharing a few updates

I hope you are all well.. Please find below a few updates:


You can find out more about the Health Protection Regulations here: The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Steps) (England) Regulations 2021 (


We have shared some links to funding opportunities announced by the government. We hope you find them useful.

The Restart Grant supports businesses in the non-essential retail, hospitality, leisure, personal care, gym businesses and accommodation sectors with a one-off grant, to reopen safely as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.

Community Renewal Fund will provide £220 million additional funding to help places across the UK prepare for the introduction of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

Levelling Up Fund will invest in infrastructure that improves everyday life across the UK. The £4.8 billion fund will support town centre and high street regeneration, local transport projects, and cultural and heritage assets

Next Network Meeting

Our next network meeting will take place on 8th of April 2021 at 10.30am. Chaired by David Smith, with presentations from Jess Huffman of the National Rural Touring Forum and Peggy Nauman, Digital Skills Culture.

You can book a place at the meeting 8 April Network Meeting.

Thank you all and stay safe.