£330 billion rescue package announced for businesses affected by Covid-19

The Government has announced a £330 billion financial rescue package to support and protect businesses affected by COVID-19 including those in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. This includes: £330 billion of government-backed loans and guarantees that will be available from next week A package of support for airports and airlines to be announced in the coming days by the Secretary of State for Transport Stated Government actions are sufficient to trigger payments for those businesses with pandemic insurance For the hospitality and leisure sector there will be a business rates...
Posted on March 18th 2020Category: General News

Popular B2B Tourism Event Returns to Chichester this March

Leaflet Exchange, Visit Chichester’s ever popular free business-to-business tourism showcase will once again return to the City on Wednesday 4th March 2020. This annual event on the tourism calendar is loved by visitor attractions and hospitality operators from across the Chichester District and further afield. It offers an ideal opportunity for exchanging promotional material and discovering what will be on offer for visitors to the area during the year ahead, as well as networking with colleagues from across the tourism industry. Leaflet Exchange takes place at Chichester Festival Theatre’s...
Posted on February 17th 2020Category: General News

Selsey Bathing Water deemed 'Excellent'

Selsey’s bathing water has met the 'Excellent' standard, according to Southern Water, based on the results of water quality testing carried out by the Environment Agency during the 2019 bathing season. Southern Water has been working in close partnership with Chichester District Council, Selsey Town Council and others, putting in place a range of interventions. These include measures to help prevent dog fouling on/near the beach -a key factor which can badly impact bathing water quality- and investing in a new storm-water storage sewer and improving local wastewater pumping stations. The ‘...
Posted on November 14th 2019Category: General News

Christmas Market returns to Chichester

Chichester will once again host a fantastic, nine-day Christmas Market which will see an array of stalls lining North Street and East Street from 7th– 15th December 2019. The market will be an opportunity for visitors to pick up some unique Christmas gifts, festive groceries and tipples. Hayling Island Donkey Sanctuary will accompany the market with their much-loved Christmas Nativity Scene including live donkeys. This year’s Christmas market will welcome many local traders, as well as those from further afield, providing a range of artisan and ethically traded street foods, groceries, arts,...
Posted on October 23rd 2019Category: General News

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