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Business Support from HM Government

24th March 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) HM Government have published some excellent resources for all business owners. Corona Virus Business Support from HM Government Corona Virus Guidance for UK Businesses Trading Internationally from HM Government https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-uk-businesses/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-uk-businesses-trading-internationally Extra protection for businesses with ban on evictions for commercial tenants who miss rent payments https://www.gov.uk/government/news/extra-protection-for-businesses-with-ban-on-evictions-for-commercial-tenants-who-miss-rent-payments COVID-19: guidance on…

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Chancellor Announces Workers’ Support Package

21st March 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

The Chancellor has today outlined an unprecedented package of measures to protect millions of people’s jobs and incomes as part of the national effort in response to coronavirus. This comes as Government instructs entertainment and hospitality premises, like bars and restaurants, to close from tonight to limit spread of coronavirus. A new Coronavirus Job Retention…

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Business Advice From Our Partners

19th March 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

News from OxLEP: Both last week’s budget and yesterday’s business support announcements were very welcome and have highlighted a range of support measures. Naturally the detail is still emerging and will take a while to filter through, they are working with Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government to ensure we have sight of details…

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Business Interruption Loan Scheme

12th March 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

At the Budget 2020 on Wednesday 11 March, the Chancellor announced a ‘Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme’, and that it would become available ‘over the coming weeks’. This has been brought forward, and we now expect the new scheme to become available in week commencing 23 March 2020. Please take a look here if this…

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March 2020 – Key Messages

8th March 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

Skills Workshop – Partners assist in work towards the development of an Oxfordshire Skills Roadmap to 2040. Bicester Vision Chairman– Phil Shadbolt stands down after 3 tremendously successful years as Bicester Vision’s Chairman.  Lt Col Lyndon Robinson takes over the mantle going forward and looks forward to the opportunities Bicester Vision’s incorporation will offer. Bicester…

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February 2020 – Key messages

10th February 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

Bicester Vision Board offers its thanks to Phil Shadbolt, Chairing his last Board meeting, for his tremendous contribution to Bicester Vision (and to the wider Bicester economy) during his 3+ years as Chairman of the organisation. Bicester Vision Board thanks Tom Leeming for a thought-provoking and informative presentation on Tritax Symmetry’s work around Bicester. Bicester…

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Phil Shadbolt, OBE

January 2020 – Key Messages

10th January 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, Education, News

Town Centre Group to provide feedback on progress and discussions for the town centre at the Bicester Vision Partnership meeting on 5 March. Bicester Vision to meet utilities companies to discuss Bicester’s future energy requirements. Bicester Vision is now ready to incorporate as a Community Interest Company enabling it to bid to bring additional funding…

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Image by Gong Xi, Bicester

November 2019 – Key Messages

9th November 2019 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

Bicester Vision Board members discuss how to ensure Bicester’s priorities feature in the Cherwell Industrial Strategy (CIS) and the Oxfordshire Local Industrial Strategy (LIS).Bicester Vision is delighted to welcome major new employer, Motor Sport UK, to the area.Bicester Vision is looking forward to announcing its incorporation at the AGM on 5th of December enabling the…

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October 2019 – Key Messages

9th October 2019 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

Bicester Vision (along with Bicester Chamber of Commerce and the Wednesday Business Club) confirms sponsorship for Cherwell Business Awards in the Micro Business category.Bicester Vision Board to engage with local developers to understand aspirations for Bicester.Bicester Vision moves forward with incorporation plans in order to bring additional benefit to Bicester businesses and the town as…

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