Here, you will find everything you need to support you in your efforts to recover from any storm damage following the recent extreme weather in the UK.
Responding to extreme weather (Click on link to access). This is VisitEngland’s comprehensive handbook that looks to specifically support tourism businesses.
For more information on how to help recover from the recent bad weather:
Support for Farmers Farm Recovery Fund: Application Form & Guidance (Click on link to access)
Support for Fisherman Storm Damage Replacement Gear Scheme (Click on link to access)
Repair & Renew Grant A Business Support Scheme providing up to £5,000 per flood-affected home or business to pay to fund additional flood resilience or resistance measures for homes and businesses that have been flooded since 1st December 2013. The scheme will go live on 1st April 2014 and includes Business Rates relief, Council Tax Relief and Business Support funding. For more information click here
Banking Sector Support There is also a commitment by several major banks to provide financial support to business and individual customers affected by the floods – this includes loan and mortgage payment holidays and extended credit to private customers and small businesses. Banks and Building Societies participating including, RBS, Lloyds, Barclays, HSBC, Santander and the Nationwide who are all offering a range of support programmes.