Published: 24th Mar 2020

The Humber Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has joined forces with councils to co-ordinate the local response to the economic impact of the coronavirus. A new region-wide economic resilience group is now meeting weekly to pool information on the issues affecting businesses, share resources and ensure businesses can access support. In addition, the Humber LEP is providing daily briefings on local and national support initiatives so that all organisations talking to Humber businesses have access to consistent and up-to-date information. ‘The coronavirus pandemic is an unprecedented and extremely challenging situation for businesses across the Humber,’ the group said in a joint statement. ‘We are working together to support Humber businesses through this difficult period and will do everything we can to ensure that they get the help they require.’ The central point of access for business support in the Humber region is the Humber Business Growth Hub, which brings together information … (To read the full article, subscribe below)