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Posts tagged CV-19 Business

Cal Mac Release Amended Timetable

CalMac has introduced an Essential Lifeline Timetable as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The new reduced timetable, which will run for an initial three-week period, comes amidst a lockdown on all but essential travel across the whole of the UK. It will be subject to continual review in a rapidly changing environment. More info […]

Coronavirus Support For Fishing Indus...

The seafood sector is to receive an initial package of more than £5 million in financial support to assist businesses during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Funding will be offered to over 650 seafood fishing companies, many of whom have lost their livelihoods with the collapse of export and hospitality markets for Scottish delicacies like langoustine, […]

Notice from Tiree Co-op

Tiree Co-op From tonight our stores will be closing earlier than usual to give our colleagues a chance to replenish our shelves as well as giving them a well-needed rest. Monday to Saturday we’ll close at 8pm Normal trading hours will be in place on Sunday. For more information head to https://coop.uk/3doWPgc Tiree Co-op

Notice from Dr Holliday-Online Shoppi...

Dr Holliday THINK OF OUR POSTIES! Most of us are all getting used to a new life tucked up at home, and a lot of us are spending more time in front of our screens. It is very tempting, when we can’t get out to the shops, to order stuff online. Please remember, though, that […]

Notice from John Kennedy Transport

Notice from John Kennedy Transport Due to Government guidelines, we have now been advised to carry passengers for essential travel only (eg. food shop) and for travel to be limited to ONE journey per week per person. Passengers using the ring and ride should only be doing so if they have absolutely no other means of […]

Notice from Blackhouse Watersports

Blackhouse Watersports To all our lovely customers everywhere, we want to let you know that we have made the decision to close for the foreseeable future. This follows government guidelines advising against non essential travel in a bid to minimise the spread of COVID 19 .  We understand, that at these times, the idea of […]

Notice from Discover Tiree

Statement from Discover Tiree to our Members: In light of the Coronavirus Epidemic and in keeping with Government advice on non-essential travel we strongly recommend that those with plans to visit Tiree do so at a later date. Our single GP, nursing team and emergency services (many volunteers) on Tiree are already stretched dealing with […]

Notice From MacLennan Motors

MacLennan Motors Statement regarding Covid 19 Due to the current situation we will be implementing significant changes as to how we operate our business, to you our customers. Please see the following information for Tiree Services and freight to Tiree, Coll & Colonsay: Tiree servicesFrom Monday 23rd of March the following changes will take place;– […]

Support for Small Businesses Affected...

Financial support for small businesses and properties on Non Domestic Rates (NDR) is being made available from Central Government via local councils. More info here – https://www.mygov.scot/non-domestic-rates-coronavirus/ And here: https://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/coronavirus-–-information-businesses The Federation of Small Business (FSN) is hosting a webinar on Friday 20th March at 11am. Open to non members, more info and sign up […]