Recovery Loan Scheme – Simply Business Finance Limited

From the 6th April 2021, the various government- backed loan schemes previously available have merged into one new offering, the Recovery Loan Scheme (‘ RLS’). Previous schemes have had defined criteria around the size of the business applying, along with different amounts of borrowing available depending on the size of the business. RLS will be one offering for businesses of …

Denim for Dementia – Just Giving page

On Friday 21st May during ‘Dementia Action Week’ we are hoping to get as many people in our community wearing denim to raise awareness of dementia. It’s up to you if you choose to wear jeans or to go head to toe in denim but pull on that denim and help make a difference. The past year people with a …

Help us to grow your association – member testimonials

We are delighted to have recieved a number of member testimonials recently, have a read through and see for yourself what our members are saying. If you know of a business that is interested in joining please invite them as a guest to our next meeting and help us to grow your Association. https://hhba.co.uk/hhba-events/ Claire Catliff – Love Luxury Events …

Sussex Chamber Affiliated Members Virtual Networking event 2nd June

We are pleased to invite all HHBA members to this NEW joint Chamber event for 2021 which offers networking with a difference, with attendees from our Affiliated Chambers. This virtual networking webinar is designed to enable delegates to support each other, whilst exchanging ideas and information and meeting new contacts. The webinar will take place on Zoom. Please book your …

Pantone colour of the year 2021

Since the introduction of their universal colour matching system in 1963, Pantone has been a key resource for graphic designers. Their standardisation of colours allows designers around the world to communicate clearly about which colours to use. Each year, Pantone tunes into global trends and influences to designate a “Pantone Colour of the Year”. This year, they’ve actually chosen a …

Networking – A business owner’s journey – the hazards and opportunities 20th May

HHBA invites you to join fellow members for our networking meeting on Thursday 20th May between 12-1pm. Register for our session We are pleased to announce that our guest speaker will be Tim Rylatt from Growth by Design who will present on ‘A business owner’s journey – the hazards and opportunities.’ The presentation will highlight the different stages, headaches and …

Using Our Smartphone Security Credentials

Using Our Smartphone Security Credentials At the end of 2020 over 20% of Web browsing, text and email connections were made by smartphones which is continuing to grow in 2021 and a development that is set to change the way office and home security will work in the future. The use of smartphones has increased massively since the start of …

How long does it take to improve local rankings on Google?

We’re often asked this question. Our answer tends to be “it depends”. The influencing factors are typically the competitiveness of the industry in which the potential client is operating, and their starting positive in terms of how “optimised” their website and/or Google My Business profile are. We took on a new client at the start of this year – LW …

Building your Business Connections

In case you missed our collaborative event this week with Burgess Hill Business Parks Association, East Grinstead Business Association, Gatwick Diamond Business and Manor Royal Business Improvement District. You can watch the recorded session here >> The challenge and opportunity: during the challenges of the past ten months, we have been impressed by excellent examples of collaboration and community spirit. These …

East Sussex Marketing Expo

East Sussex Marketing Expo | May 13th 2021 – Hosted on Online (REMO) 10:00am – 10:10am / Welcome 10:10am – 10:30am / Networking / Crazy Golf Games Corner 10:30am – 11:00am / Keynote Talk: SEO – Rachael Dines, Shake it Up Creative 11:00am – 11.20am / Networking / Crazy Golf Games Corner 11.20am: – 11:50am / Keynote Talk: Social Media – …

We are excited to launch our newly designed website!

We are Creative Spark Services Limited, specialists in technical services, supporting events, venues, theatres, schools and places of worship. Events & Hire – We offer outstanding bespoke Lighting, Sound, Video and decoration for a range of events including Weddings, Parties, Conferences, Award Shows, Gala Dinners and many more. Venue Support & Sales – We offer a professional service helping you …

Freshmill Serviced Offices, Hot Desks & Meeting Rooms – reopened

Working from home just…isn’t working? Book a day pass to use our coworking space at Freshmill! We are open Mon-Fri, 9am – 5:30pm, for a limited number of day pass bookings. You”ll have access to: High speed WiFi, Free tea and coffee A range of breakout spaces Our coworking space offers a thriving community of freelancers, remote workers and big …

Government news – COVID-19 support

We have recieved the following Government update, please read the full details below. The latest information about financial support schemes available to help your clients as part of the UK Government’s Plan for Jobs. This includes the latest on the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS), the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and the VAT deferral new payment scheme. What’s available …

Build your competitive advantage with our free intensive programmes

Get the market insight you need to succeed Over the next fortnight our range of free, intensive business support programmes focus on helping you to: Start-up successfully Find and apply for the finance & funding to grow your business faster Access the research that tells you what products and services customers say that they can’t live without Find out more about The Business …

Mayor’s Marathon

Dear Members I hope you’re all well. Just a brief email to ask if you’d be willing to sponsor my Time4Children Mayor’s Marathon Challenge which I’m running together with The Deputy Mayor, Matt Jeffers and Steve Trice, the Town Clerk over 3 days, the 29th and 30th April and 1st May to raise funds for this very worthy Haywards Heath charity, one of my Mayoral Charities for my term …

Vacancy at Kangaroos

We are seeking a dedicated leader with experience in the charity sector to join our team. Due to the forthcoming retirement of our CEO, we are looking for a replacement Chief Operating Officer (COO). Are you the person we are looking for? Or do you know someone who would be a perfect fit? Please help us spread the word by …

How to tell if an Incoming Email is fake

Today more than ever businesses are receiving fake emails supposedly from legitimate organisations. These are phishing emails. Legitimate organisations typically send from their email address using their company Domain name after the “@” symbol. For instance or or or A firm’s Domain should be what comes after the “@” sign. The simplest way to tell if …

Haywards Heath Masterplan Adopted

The Council has prepared a Town Centre Masterplan for Haywards Heath. The Masterplan sets a vision for the future of Haywards Heath seeking to strengthen the position of the town by encouraging economic growth and attracting people to live, work and visit. It includes: Transport Improvements including measures to improve sustainable travel Public realm improvements Opportunity Sites for regeneration and …

New grants programme for Clubs in Crisis

Made By Sport is a charity which raises awareness of the power of sport and funding for organisations that use sport to support young people across the UK. The ‘Clubs In Crisis’ fund is part of a wider campaign promoting sport as one of the best ways of creating societal change for young people across many of the challenges they face today …

How to Switch Off Your Negative Thought Button

How To Switch Off Your Negative Thought Button Hey gorgeous people, “I can’t seem to turn the negative thought button off” Do you resonate with that? If so, this may just be the right one for you. – Do you find it difficult to think anything positive? – Do you feel anxious all the time? – Do you identify yourself …

How much money do you need for the rest of your life?

If you were unable to make our networking meeting on Thursday evening but would like to see the fantastic presentation James Mallinson from Servo Private Wealth delievered to our members please take a look here. HHBA – Servo – How much money do you need for the rest of your life Hopefully this presentation will give you a brief insight …

Additional Restriction Grants

The Government has released more discretionary funding for a further round of Additional Restrictions Grants. The grants will help to support businesses that have been negatively impacted financially by the pandemic but may not pay business rates. Businesses can apply for these grants at https://midsussex.grantapproval.co.uk/ . The deadline to apply for the new Restart Grants and the latest Additional Restrictions Grants …

Tisshaws Welcomes £500 Family Mediation Voucher Scheme

Family mediation is becoming a popular way for divorcing couples to separate, as it provides a relatively quick, cost-effective and relatively harmonious way for families to part, without having to go to court. Last month the government announced it is to invest £1m in family mediation to support families in resolving issues relating to children. Committed to non-court dispute resolution, …

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