Covid-19 Healthcare Surveys

Healthwatch East Riding want to hear your experiences of accessing Health and Social care at this time and if needed offer further information and support. They also want to hear about peoples experiences whilst shielding or self-isolating and if you have used the community hubs that have been established to offer alternative support to our […]

Financial Support for Businesses and Charities

The Local Discretionary Grant scheme is a new funding scheme aimed at small businesses, micro-businesses and charities who have not previously qualified for government funding during the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications for phase 1 can be submitted now until Sunday 21 June 2020. Find out more from the Coronavirus – grants for businesses and charities page. […]

Guidance for consumers on Covid 19 and food

The UK government has provided guidance that will assist consumers to maintain good food hygiene during the coronavirus outbreak. GOV.UK – Guidance for consumers on coronavirus COVID-19 and food (external website) For latest updates and full schedule of covid-19 info, please go to

Food, food businesses, pubs, cafes and restaurants

Pubs, cafés and restaurants have been told to close their premises due to recent Government guidance, however, some are allowed to sell takeaway food and drink if they have the correct licence, for the time being. If anyone has information about a pub, café or restaurant that is opening to allow food and drink to […]

Businesses cleared for June reopening

Information from the East Riding of Yorkshire Council Coronavirus pages. The following shops and branches are able to reopen their businesses from 1 June 2020 or 15 June 2020 after temporary closure due to COVID-19. 1 June 2020 Indoor and outdoor markets Car retail showrooms. 15 June 2020 Shops and branches include all retail stores. […]

Virtual Drop-in Sessions for Parents

Are you a parent or carer in the East Riding who is worried or have concerns around child exploitation including sexual, criminal and/or county lines? It might be that you are worried around issues within your local community that you feel need to be resolved and you are unsure of who to contact. ERVAS and […]

RETAIL: Resume, Re-Open, Regenerate

Retail shops are re-opening from 15th June 2020. Are you ready? Yorkshire In Business, working with Micro Business Specialist Tina Boden, have designed a series of short & helpful sessions to support you, starting Thursday 4th June at 4pm. More details can be found by downloading this leaflet

Discretionary Grant Scheme

East Riding of Yorkshire Council have now launched their discretionary grant scheme for businesses. This new funding scheme is aimed at small businesses, micro-businesses and charities who have not previously qualified for government funding during the COVID-19 pandemic will be available from Monday 1 June 2020. Businesses and charities who have suffered a significant loss […]