Latest Business Support news from East Riding of Yorkshire Council - 26/03/24

Latest Business Support news from East Riding of Yorkshire Council - 26/03/24

HMRC helpline changes halted

HMRC has announced that the six-month closure of its self-assessment, VAT and PAYE helplines will be halted while it considers how best to help taxpayers use online services. HMRC will engage with stakeholders, including small businesses, to ensure all taxpayers’ needs are met.

Read more about the change at:


Holiday pay and entitlement reforms from 1st January 2024

A reminder that new rules around holiday pay came into force on 1st January with full details available at the link below.

Holiday pay and entitlement reforms from 1 January 2024 - GOV.UK (


Offshore Wind Connections 2024 – 1st and 2nd May

Humber Marine and Renewables have announced the date for the 2024 Offshore Wind Connections Conference to be held at the Doubletree by Hilton in Hull.

The conference and exhibition is now in its eleventh year and has grown in stature to become one of the leading and best known UK offshore wind events.

For more information on the event and to book online visit


Offshore Wind Connections 2024 | National Conference, exhibition and networking

We continue to offer a wide range of free to attend workshops for local businesses including:

11th April – Measuring value – understanding social media metrics
16th April – Building a social media strategy for your business
18th April – Winning more work through tenders
23rd April – Canva for business (beginners)
25th April – Is starting a business right for me?
25th April – Canva for business (intermediate)
30th April – Practical bid writing skills for business

For bookings and details visit:
Events | Invest East Yorkshire