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The Island Will Wait – Isle of Wight businesses band together to spread vital message

The Isle of Wight tourism industry is working together to remind visitors of an important message. The ‘Don’t Cancel… Postpone’ logo is part of the #TheIslandWillWait campaign and is gaining momentum among Island businesses, which asks visitors to not cancel their trip to the UK’s number one holiday island destination, but instead postpone it. The message is clear in it’s

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Temporary support measures for the self employed, employees and small business owners

from Isle of Wight Council The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, people and businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. This includes a package of measures to support businesses including: a statutory sick pay relief package for SMEs a 12-month business rates holiday for all retail, hospitality

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Hovertravel expands apprenticeship scheme

this in from Hovertravel Hovertravel has announced the appointment of three new apprentices, all working within the commercial team. The new recruits will have responsibility for helping to drive enhanced customer engagement, to extend Hovertravel’s successful e-commerce activities and to support the growth of the company’s groups business. Loretta Lale, Head of Commercial at Hovertravel, said: “Sophie, Ollie and Dean

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Volunteer as an Isle of Wight Travel Ambassador with Hovertravel

So you want to be a Travel Ambassador with the Hovertravel team? Fantastic! Find out more and try before you apply at our recruitment morning on Tuesday, 4th February 2020 from 10.30am to 11.30am at Ryde Hovertravel terminal. Simply email Nicola@visitwight.org by Friday, 31st January 2020 to book your place. What will I need to do? You’ll be meeting and greeting visitors and telling them all about the things to do

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