Food & Drink Devon Activity

Working hard to promote our members at events in Devon and beyond.

The Drinks Trust End of Furlough Grant Scheme

GRANT PROVIDED BY THE DRINKS TRUST The furlough scheme came to an end on the 31st of October and was replaced by the Job Support Scheme, but unfortunately, this will not be enough to save many jobs in our industry. For those who have been struggling with hardship in the last four months, as a...
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Devon’s first Environmental Foundation launches to tackle the climate and biodiversity crises by funding nature regeneration

The Devon Environment Foundation sets ambitious aims to Protect and Restore Devon’s Natural Environment and Increase Biodiversity while Benefitting the Local Economy Devon, UK – To bolster the UK government’s pledge to increase the amount of protected land and sea to 30% by 2030[1], the newly...
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“Book ahead with confidence,” South West trade show organiser tells businesses

Covid-19 has hit the UK tourism sector hard in 2020, although the late surge in “staycations” is now helping to fill up resorts. But what will 2021 hold – especially for the South West, which is so reliant on holidaymakers? Because of the continuing uncertainty, the company that organises the...
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Winter Economy Plan & Further Restrictions - COVID-19

Here are the headlines from the Chancellors statement in Parliament on 24 September 2020 where a series of measures to help jobs and businesses were announced.    Further updates will be provided in due course as details are issued but Peplows provide a summary below. Peplows...
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Devon Life - Christmas Advertising Features

Devon Life has two current advertising opportunities available for upcoming editions of the magazine 'Christmas Unwrapped' is designed to promote businesses which offer Christmas gifts. This feature will run in the November edition and an insertion includes 1/6 of a page with...
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Eat Out to Help Out: Where to eat in Devon

Throughout August, make the most of the Eat Out to Help Out scheme by dining at these Devon restaurants...   Use the scheme at a participating establishment: to get a 50% discount on food or non-alcoholic drinks to eat or drink in (up to a maximum of £10 discount per diner...
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Enjoy Summer Safely campaign

The Government has launched Shop Local Week, seven days of concentrated activity encouraging shoppers to return to their local high street and shop safely.    Commencing 10 August and running until 17 August, Shop Local Week encourages people to pop out to their...
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