Rishi's Plan for Jobs will help Britain bounce back

Very welcome practical measures from the Chancellor in his ‘mini-Budget’ today.

In brief:

A £1,000 Jobs Retention Bonus.

New, high quality jobs for hundreds of thousands of young Kickstarters.

More apprenticeships, more traineeships, more skills funding.

Council takes action to stop incursion on Southwick Green

Tough new measures are to be taken to prevent vehicles entering Southwick Green and illegal encampments being set up have been backed.

£60,000 is to be spent by Adur District Council on new gates, bollards and benches strategically placed around the Green to prevent incursion.

Million pound boost for COVID-affected firms

A further £1 million in vital support has been paid out to businesses in Adur and Worthing to help the area bounce back from COVID-19.

During lockdown Adur & Worthing Councils helped distribute more than £25 million in one-off government grants to eligible organisations.

Award-winning Adur Markets set to return

Adur's award-winning markets will be returning to the district's high streets this weekend as part of wider efforts to help communities bounce back from COVID-19.

The first will be the Shoreham Farmers' Market on Saturday 11th July 2020 with a further event to follow on 25th July.