The Prime Minister’s Statement – Guidance

The following advice is Make UK’s guidance for members based on the Prime Minister’s announcement last night: “Following the Prime Minister’s statement last night the country has been asked to take additional and very significant measures to slow the spread of coronavirus/covid-19. It is vital that manufacturers follow this advice …

Make UK comment on Friday’s government announcement

The following statement has been published on the Make UK website following the Chancellor’s announcements to protect workers: 20/03/2020 Commenting on the latest financial measures announced by the Chancellor, Stephen Phipson, Chief Executive of Make UK, the manufacturer’s organisation, said: “The Government has taken a decisive step today and we …

Government Publishes Ventilator Spec

Call for businesses to help make NHS ventilators The government is looking for businesses who can support in the supply of ventilators and ventilator components across the UK as part of our response to COVID-19. As well as manufacturers, we are looking for businesses with the following skills: design/specificationrapid prototypingcontract/product …

Inspire extends expert advice to all businesses seeking support during unprecedented times

With many businesses starting to struggle with the impact of the Coronavirus, leading South West business support service Inspire has extended its expert advice to all businesses seeking support. Inspire is delivering: Up to the minute, practical, business specific, government bulletins.Guidance on what financial support is available to you and …

Sustainable Business Network Survey

At the 2020 NDMA AGM, plans were announced to revisit the Sustainable Business Network Following increased interest and industry awareness of environmental issues, the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) will operate as a hub for information, knowledge sharing and signposting for members and visitors. In order to establish the stages that …