Register for MSDC Business Grants

MSDC have set up an online website at www.GrantApproval.co.uk for local businesses to register – you will need to do this in the personal name of the business owner.  If you qualify for a number of grants you only need to register once. We will ask you when registering to put some details in including an email address.  We will …

Tech, Computer, Smart Device Support – Working from home!

With the ‘Lock-Down’ situation in full swing, it is even more important to know there are people out there willing to help and support you, with your technology, computers, smart devices as you use them even more to work from home, keep in touch with work colleagues, family and friends. All aspects of tech support is here, at the end …

Buy locally and support our community and businesses!

We at the HHBA are keen to support businesses where we can during these difficult times. We hope that you feel the same way too. Now more than ever our local business community needs to come together and support each other. Please consider buying from our local shops, businesses and suppliers wherever possible, so that we can all continue to …

Want to mark your business as TEMPORARILY CLOSED in Google?

Advice from John Hockaday – Local Edge (HHBA member ) To see what I mean, google “Diana Elizabeth Bridal”, and you’ll see a red banner on the right hand side – on a desktop – saying “Temporarily Closed” (It will just be red text on a mobile) People understand that a lot of businesses are closed for the foreseeable future …

Hit the Pause Button to Refresh and Reset

At Love Luxury, we recognise the importance of self-care in order to perform better professionally, and to feel better personally. During the gloomy winter months, it takes even more effort to look after our emotional health but taking time out for yourself nurtures better focus, reduced stress and clearer thinking. Following on from my previous post on mindfulness here are …

Business Support

Dear Fellow HHBA Members I hope you are all well and managing as best as you can during these troubled times. As a travel consultant my business has been hit very hard so together with others have created a Facebook Group with the aim of bringing small business owners and entrepreneurs together – creating and curating useful content to protect …