Open Letter to Wakefield Business Community from Imran Ahmad Khan MP

Published 19th May 2020 by Shaida Khan

To the business community of Wakefield, As part of the Wakefield Together initiative - the next business continuity and support session will be held on Thursday 21st May.

The agenda for Thursday will focus on the below;

  1. 1. Updated COVID-19 Government Guidance for Business
  2. 2. Local Government Top Up Fund - Discretionary Criteria
  3. 3. Economic Recovery Planning - Resetting Wakefield’s Economic Strategy
  4. 4. Question and Answers

As outlined above, will also be a dedicated section of the session for those in attendance to field your questions to the panel following the standing agenda. The panel comprises representatives of the Member’s Office, WMDC, Wakefield First, the Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce, the Federation of Small Businesses and Wakefield Bondholders. As per previous sessions, existing members of partnering organisations will receive details directly through their representative body.

To register attendance requests as well as direct questions if you are Wakefield business or relevant trade body, please email - with all questions to be received in advance by close of business Wednesday 20th May.

A report from the fourth session (07/05/20) is now available online - these are produced after each session and be made available to all attendees he day after the meeting takes place.

If you have a business in Wakefield and are seeking clarity or guidance, I implore you to join the business support and continuity session on Thursday.

I will continue to champion and advocate for business both here in the constituency and in


Yours Faithfully,

Imran Ahmad Khan MP

Member of Parliament for Wakefield


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