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Furlough scheme cut-off date extended to 19 March

George Eustice, Member of Parliament for Camborne, Redruth and Hayle has today welcomed the news announced by the Government that thousands more employees will able to receive support through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) after the eligibility date was extended to 19 March 2020.

National action plan to further support adult social care sector 

Better access to testing, millions of additional PPE items, expansions to the workforce and a new brand to further recognise the sector’s contribution to society are at the heart of a new action plan to support the social care sector through the coronavirus outbreak. The Government has committed

How the food sector is helping vulnerable people during Coronavirus

Over the course of the last few weeks, in my role as local MP for Camborne, Redruth and Hayle, and as Environment Secretary, have received a large amount of correspondence relating to the matter of vulnerable people being able to access the supplies that they need. 

George welcomes Government support for Cornwall Council

George Eustice, Member of Parliament for Camborne, Redruth and Hayle has welcomed news from the Secretary of State for Local Government that Cornwall Council will be receiving additional funding as part of a £1.6billion package announced today.

Government announces financial support for England’s fishing businesses

Today the Government has announced the news that more than 1,000 fishing and aquaculture businesses in England will receive direct cash grants through a fisheries support scheme announced today by Environment Secretary George Eustice and Chief Secretary to the Treasury Steve Barclay.

Government updates information for self-employed

George Eustice, Member of Parliament for Camborne, Redruth and Hayle has welcomed news that the Government has updated its guidance for those who are self-employed and require assistance during the Coronavirus Crisis.