Covid-19 - Support to the tourism and hospitality sector

Information and support with potential emergency funding packages. Information correct as of 9 April 2020. Check on the web links for the most current updates:

Local sources of support

Marketing Cheshire

Latest advice for Visitor Economy businesses on the Marketing Cheshire website

Cheshire & Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership

Cheshire & Warrington Growth Hub site for the latest COVID-19 guidance

Cheshire & Warrington Skills Training where 40% of your skills training costs are met

National sources of support and information for the hospitality sector

Princes Trust

£100,000 is available to assist projects that support farm businesses or other rural businesses & rural communities. This may include, but is not limited to, volunteer & fuel costs for grocery & prescription delivery from rural community shops, pubs & hubs; costs associated with emergency support by farm & agricultural support groups; or rural foodbanks & food delivery services.

Government wants to hear from businesses who can offer accommodation to key workers

Creative Industries Federation -

Tourism Management Institute -

Tourism Alliance -

Hospitality Action Charity - 

The Cadent Foundation -

Rural Services Network -