Inverclyde Business Covid-19 Noticeboard

 

A place for all local Inverclyde businesses to post updates, offers and information on how they are adapting

in wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

To get involved and post on this page, please email us at seo@inverclydechamber.co.uk


Food and Drink

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Whey'd & Measured: Doorstep Deliveries Available

Sweet Potato protein brownie company Whey'd & Measured are offering contact free Inverclyde doorstep delivery via their website. Orders are also being taken to donate a box to the IR Hospital staff. Visit the website at the link below to order.
More Info Here
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The Cottage Cafe: Re-Opening 25th April

The Cottage Cafe will reopen on Saturday 25th April offering essential Items along with takaway food and drink contactless delivery. When ordering via phone you can request to add any or all of the following items: 4 Pints of Milk, Loaf of Bread, 4 Toilet Rolls (subject to availability). Cafe opening hours for ordering will be 12pm - 7.30pm. Call on 01475 745 422 or get go online via Just Eat.
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Bakehouse: Online Ordering Service

Bakehouse has a new service whereby customers can order and pay online via their website then pop in to pick up their items (at present delivery is not available). The service is running from 9.45am to 1.45pm, seven days a week..The menu includes breakfast and lunch options, hot and cold drinks and cakes. Freshly-baked bread, scones and croissants can also be ordered for next day collection.
Order Here
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Largs Vintners Offer Wines & Spirits Home Delivery

Largs Vintners supply a range of wines & Spirits to restaurants and hotels throughout Central Scotland and have now created Largs Vintners Direct, supplying a range of fine wines carefully chosen to offer both quality and value for money and delivered to your home or office. To order contact Paul on 07747 845742 or e-mail paul.monaghan07@btinternet.com
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Kip CHippy

Kip Chippy: Open Fri-Sun on Just Eat

Kip Chippy are back delivering the best pizza and fried food in town direct to your door, in the safest way, Friday - Sunday. Find them on Just Eat.
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Scotland Food and Drink: Free Business Directory

Scotland Food & Drink are launching a food and drink directory to help local companies increase their B2C sales in light of the current Covid-19 pandemic. Click below for more info on how to get involved.
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Sparklingly Sober Online: Local Selects Packs Available

Non-Alcoholic cocktail producer Sparklingly Sober, have a range of 'Local Selects' packs both alcoholic and non-Alcoholic, that can be delivered straight to your door - featuring all Scottish products.
Buy Here
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Dominos Pizza (Greenock): Contactless Delivery

Dominos will be offering contactless deliveries only and is closed for collections. We will continue to deliver food to our customers who follow this as well as continuing to do what we can for the community we serve.
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Hungrrr: Delivery Take away orders App

Any businesses looking to make it easier to take customer orders for take away or delivery with online ordering and app, get in touch! Email: lizzy@tweetiepiemedia.com or Call/Text: 07731449593
More Info Here
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Duncan MacKenzie Butchers: Deliveries Available

Duncan MacKenzie Craft Butcher are running a free delivery or quick collection service. To order and check stock availability/delivery slots, please phone 01475 791677.
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Costcutter (Captain Street): Free Deliveries Available for OAPs

Costcutter (Captain Street, Greenock) are offering free delivery to the over-70s no matter the cost of groceries. For any over 70's self-isolating they can order by calling the shop on 01475 731678."
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Curry Lounge (Port Glasgow): NHS discount

Curry Lounge in Princes Street is offering key workers free mixed pakora plus a 10 per cent discount on their takeaways. The Curry Lounge restaurant is currently but continues to provide a takeaway and home delivery service. Orders are available via Just Eat or by calling 01475 789555.
More Info Here
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The Exchange: Free Soup for OAPs

Free soup and crusty roll for any elderly or vulnerable residents living in the surrounding area. Please contact Exchange direct on 01475 722280 if you or a family member would like to receive this service.
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Duncan Craft Butcher (Port Glasgow): Delivery Service

With the shop closed to the public Duncan craft butchers will be taking orders over the phone 01475 744341 and on their Facebook page that can be collected from shop at an arranged time to suit you or delivered if needed. We ask where possible if payments can be made over phone also to limit our risks with touching money.
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Robert Alexander Butchers (Port Glasgow): Delivery Service

Home Delivery Service available Free of Charge and are happy to also bring along with your order any basic commodities you might need e.g. bread or milk. Orders can be placed either by telephone at 01475 741399 or online at www.alexanderbutchers.co.uk. Shop opening hours 10am-2pm daily.
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ACS Advice for Businesses on Home Delivery

Convenience retailers are looking at home delivery as an option to reach local customers that are self-isolating or otherwise unable to travel to their local shop. ACS has now provided new guidance details what retailers should consider when starting a home delivery service.
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Business Advertising

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Clyde Life: June Edition Ad Deals

Clyde Life are offering editorial space to businesses for their next June digital edition with £95 for an ad page plus a FREE editorial page. This will allow businesses to talk about their current situation/operational details and go into a lot more detail about the business itself - including any staff highlights, special work they are doing at this current time or how they are working with people in the community. For more info email Nicky Murphy at nmurphy@wyvexmedia.co.uk
Enquire Here
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AD|Smart from Sky: Support Scheme for SME Advertising

Sky Media has launched a new £1m SME100 support scheme, that will provide 100 businesses with TV advertising campaigns via their AdSmart technology, with the aim of helping small businesses in these difficult times. The fund is open to SMEs that have been running for at least one year in the UK with up to 50 full time employees.
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Courses, Education and IT Support

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EE: Free Online Help for Parents, Elderly & Businesses

EE/BT Enterprise's Digital Skills for Tomorrow programme provides free resources for helping for older and vulnerable people with digital skills. There are free courses, webinars and useful links with several resources to support people working from home, small businesses and home schooling tools for parents and teachers.
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West College Scotland: Free Online Courses

WCS are offering free introductory and certificated online courses for a limited period. There are 60 flexible courses to choose from over a broad range of subject areas. The courses are limited so be quick to apply as once they’re gone, they’re gone!
See List of Courses Here

Community and Volunteering

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Inverclyde Food Bank: Donations Wanted

Inverclyde Foodbank, who help vulnerable individuals across the local area, are asking the local community for donations in the midst of the coronavirus crisis. If you want to help the foodbank you can call 01475 787177 or email inverclydefoodbank@thei58project.com
More Info Here
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Belville Community Garden: Food Donations Wanted

Businesses are being asked to donate leftover food to Belville Community Garden who are creating self isolation boxes for vulnerable groups. Any businesses who would like to donate can email: laura@belvillecommunitygarden.org.uk
Details Here
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SDS: My World of Work Jobs Hub

My World of Work Job Hub is a fast and free service which enables Scottish employers to advertise immediate vacancies to a wide audience using Scotland’s dedicated online careers resource. Any employer with immediate vacancies is encouraged to visit ourskillsforce.co.uk/jobhub to find out more or contact the SDS Employer Helpline on 0800 763 6000.
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CVS Inverclyde: Prescription Service

CVS Inverclyde have launched a prescription service for local residents needing support during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you know someone who needs a prescription delivered Email: admin@cvsinverclyde.org.uk or call: 01475 711733 with the patients name, address, D.O.B, tel no., pharmacy and time frame of when needed.
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Inverclyde Shed: Join and Donate

Inverclyde Shed are a group of like minded people who meet up to make and share ideas, skills and experiences and support their local community. Based at Captain Street Greenock and Shore Street Community Garden in Gourock, the group aims to reduce isolation of people in the area contributing to their physical and mental well-being and developing the capacity of people to share their skills and knowledge. If you are interested in joining or donating, visit the website at the link below.
Find Out More Here
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Shore St Community Garden: Shredded Paper Wanted

The Shore St Community Garden in Gourock is managed by The Inverclyde Shed who are collecting composting materials over the summer to enhance the vegetable beds. One material that can be used is shredded paper, if you have shredded paper, email the group at contact@inverclydeshed.co.uk
Find Out More Here

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Volunteer Inverclyde: Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer Inverclyde are asking for volunteers to join their Inverclyde Helpers scheme, developing volunteering opportunities with our local organisations. If you would like to sign up to help organisations in need of help during the Coronavirus situation, sign up via the link below.
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Online Sales and Gift Vouchers Available

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No.26 Gourock: Online Shop

No.26 Gourock are offering online sales of paint, wool and crafting accessories including T-shirt and mug printing and handmade gifts. This is all available with contactless collection or free local delivery within 5 miles of the shop. All of items can be found on their new online shop.
Visit Here
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Pirate & Bluebelle: Online Card Store

Pirate and Bluebelle have created an online card shop to help you keep in touch with all your friends and family with a huge selection of cards which can be pre-written and sent for you. A percentage of every card sale will be donated to the Local Salvation Army Just Giving page. Gift Cards Also Available.
Visit Here
Treasured

Treasured: Online Shop and Letterbox Gifts

Treasured in Gourock are still taking orders through their website. Send gifts direct to the recipient to let them know you’re thinking of them at www.treasuredshop.co.uk
Visit Shop Here
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Copperbox Fashion: Online Shop and Gift Vouchers

Copperbox based on West Blackhall Street in Greenock are still operating online via their website and have gift vouchers available.
Visit Website Here
Carmen Creative

Carmen Creative: Gift Vouchers & Wedding Postponements

Graphic Design and print company Carmen Creative is offering digital wedding postponement notices free of charge to all existing wedding invitation customers. Fift vouchers to pre-buy prodicts are also available. Contact Carmen at hello@carmencreative.co.uk
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Health and Wellbeing

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Mind Mosaic: Keyworker Counselling Helpline

Are you a frontline worker in this current Coronavirus Pandemic and are you feeling exhausted and overwhelmed? Mind Mosaic has set up a worker helpline especially for you. Simple to access at a time that suits you. Email covid19@mindmosaic.co.uk to be given a time slot for a call from a trained counsellor.
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Inverclyde Leisure: Free At Home Workouts

Free online training available for Inverclyde Leisure Customers. Following on Inverclyde Leisure’s online training agreement with Les Mills. IL have now also partnered with Technogym to ensure home training content is available. This content will be available from Monday 23rd March 2020. There will be 3 workouts posted each week: Mon / Wednesday / Friday over a period of 5 to 6 week via the My Wellness App.
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NHS Asks businesses to help with PPE shortage

ScotGov & NHS are asking for suppliers and logistics businesses to help to supply essential PPE and equipment in the fight against Covid-19. These items include aprons, masks, respirators, eye protection,gloves, hand hygiene items and other services such as accommodation. Email: Covid-19NHSsupplychain@gov.scot or visit the page on the link below for more details.
Contact the NHS Team Here
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Tips for Working from Home During Lockdown

With a global pandemic making its way through the population, countries around the world are closing their doors and suggesting companies switch to remote-work mode. To those unfamiliar, it may seem exciting or even daunting initially. Here are some quick and easy tips to help you focus and make sure you keep working as normally as possible – for as long as it might be necessary.
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Auto Services

Arc Fleet Services

Arc Fleet Services: Return To Full range of Services

After temporarily suspending part of their services, Arc have now resumed their full range of services from Monday 27th April 2020 to offer their full Rental Services, Accident Repairs and Vehicle Servicing and Repair work. As a result, Arc have implemented additional health and safety protocols which include a pre-booking system for all external visitors, additional cleaning and sanitising of workspaces and equipment, sanitising of vehicles and a strict 2m distancing policy is in place at all times.
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DLR Car Company: Available via phone & email

DLR Car Company are operating on a telephone/email enquiry only basis at the moment. Call 07957 118866 or email dlrcarco@gmail.com
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