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Business Rates Holiday

19 Mar 2020

Today, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government published guidance for local authorities on the business rates holiday and details of the discount available to businesses in the leisure and hospitality sectors.

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MCA releases contingency plans for surveys during the COVID-19 outbreak

19 Mar 2020

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has released a Marine Information Note (MIN) on ‘Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the MCA’s approach to survey and certification of UK vessels’

Tell us what you think: Inquiry launched into the impact of COVID-19 on UK Businesses

Inquiry launched into the impact of COVID-19 on UK businesses

19 Mar 2020

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee has now launched an inquiry into the impact of COVID-19 on UK businesses and workers.

HSE issues update

HSE issues update regarding facilities for delivery freight transport drivers during the COVID-19 outbreak

19 Mar 2020

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has received reports that access to welfare and restroom facilities have been withdrawn by some companies for external delivery drivers. This is not sensible given the current COVID-19 issues and also against the law.

A letter from our CEO

19 Mar 2020

We’re here for you - a letter from our CEO

MCA releases information for UK seafarer services due to the COVID-19 outbreak

18 Mar 2020

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency releases information for UK seafarer services due to the COVID-19 outbreak

TYHA Congratulates Marinas on Their New Gold Anchor Status

TYHA congratulates marinas on their new Gold Anchor status

18 Mar 2020

The Gold Anchor award scheme has been auditing marinas throughout the world for over 25 years and is well known as a credible measure of the marina quality.

British Marine Members Invited to Have Their Say on Apprenticeship Funding Process

British Marine members invited to have their say on apprenticeship funding process

18 Mar 2020

British Marine members are invited to share views on setting apprenticeship funding through the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

Important Regulatory Changes Revealed in Latest Technical Report

Important regulatory changes revealed in latest Technical Report

16 Mar 2020

The latest British Marine Technical Report (no.125) is now available to download

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COVID-19 update – Southampton International Boat Show

16 Mar 2020

British Marine update on COVID-19 and Southampton International Boat Show