Redundancy can have significant implications in divorce proceedings. Partner and family law expert at Howes Percival, Amy Walpole, considers the impact of redundancy on financial settlements on divorce and answers some key questions.
The Norfolk Business Awards are offering you the chance to recognise the businesses that have supported our community during the Covid-19 pandemic. Voting for the Changing Lives Special Recognition Award is now open, and here’s the details on all the nominees.
For the past six months, employers and employees have been adapting to ways of working from home. The green light has now been given to many people to go back to offices safely. From flexible hours and staggered starting times to deep cleaning, we’re getting ready for new ways of working.
School’s in for summer – and beyond – with health experts agreeing that pupils safely returning to their studies is “positively” the right thing to do. It’s vital for all children’s welfare, not just in terms of students’ future education but also mental and physical well-being, as well as social interaction of classmates.
Since March, the British Red Cross has been helping people to remain safe and well at home by completing their food shopping and delivering other essentials, such as medication. This includes activity such as providing food parcels if there is an urgent need in the household and welfare check-in calls.
LUMi was set up by Alliance member Norwich City Council as an online community portal to find everything needed to get involved in city life. Here’s a story from the LUMi blog about how a community came together during lockdown.
A Crowdfunder campaign has been launched to help KindaKafe continue to provide essential support after social distancing rules made it impossible for the volunteer-led community café to operate safely.
A team of Norwich researchers are conducting a study to find out how the Covid-19 lockdown has affected people and therefore identify the types of support that will be needed if there’s a second lockdown.
The Norfolk Business Awards 2020 is officially open for entries! Prof Fiona Lettice, pro-vice-chancellor for research and innovation, and Prof Laura Bowater, academic director for innovation at UEA, tell us more about the Knowledge Pioneer award.
The lockdown led to a positive increase in the number of older people using the internet to keep in touch with friends and family, as well as to stay active. Here we find out how Age UK Norwich helped the local community take this positive step.
The Norwich Together Alliance has been tackling the issue of loneliness in our fine city for over a year now. Here we look back at what’s been achieved and how Covid-19 put the issue of loneliness even further into the spotlight.