Around £13.5 million has been paid out to small businesses across Stafford Borough as part of a Government-backed package of help during the Covid-19 crisis.
The borough council flag on the Civic Centre in Stafford has been lowered as a mark of respect to former mayor and council leader, Judith Dalgarno MBE, who died on Friday (3 April).
The Leader of Stafford Borough Council has praised the efforts of volunteers and community groups in helping people most in need during the coronavirus crisis.
An operation to get supplies to people in need is underway after charities, community groups and volunteers in Stafford Borough joined forces with the council to help during the coronavirus pandemic.
The first ever virtual meeting at Stafford Borough Council goes ahead this week.
A £25 million pot is being made available to help smaller businesses across Stafford Borough during the coronavirus pandemic.
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic in Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent has prompted the county’s public and emergency services to declare a major incident.
Plans are well underway at Stafford Borough Council to recruit an army of volunteers ready to help ensure essential supplies get to the most vulnerable people in the area.
A couple of events in Stafford organised by the borough council have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
The reception area at the Civic Centre in Stafford has become self service.