Article UP TO DATE CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION FOR HOSPITALITY BUSINESSES https://www.ukhospitality.org.uk/page/coronavirus

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New Government Measures The changes announced 9 September are only applicable in England. Elsewhere in the UK there are separate stipulations, as below. If meeting outside, the number of people who can gather varies: In S cotland, up to 15 people from five different households  can meet outdoors In Wales, up to 30 people  are allowed to see each other outdoors In Northern Ireland, the […]

Article Pay It Forward London – crowdfunding platform for small businesses to pre-sell services

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Pay It Forward London – crowdfunding platform offers small businesses across city chance to pre-sell services during coronavirus shut down The Mayor is offering 100% free fundraising to help businesses secure trade by pre-selling vouchers, goods and services. Small businesses are facing enormous challenges whilst playing an important part in the fight against coronavirus. Many […]

FAQ Will our business insurance policies typically cover coronavirus losses?

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Unfortunately most will not. According to the  Association of British Insurers: Only a very small number of businesses choose to buy any form of cover that includes business interruption due to a notifiable or infectious disease. Usually these extensions list very specific diseases that are covered, not any notifiable disease that may emerge such as […]

Page Local Authority Grant Updates

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**Certain councils have re-opened the discretionary grant scheme** Ealing: A Restart Grant scheme was available for non-essential retail and hospitality and leisure businesses, including personal care sector and gyms. Eligibility criteria applied. Ealing Council automatically awarded these grants to recipients of the previous national lockdown grants in May 2021. Applications for other potential recipients closed on 9 […]

Article PM announces easing of lockdown restrictions: 23 June 2020

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson has today (Tuesday 23 June) set out further changes to lockdown measures in England to enable people to see more of their friends and family, help businesses get back on their feet and get people back in their jobs. From Saturday 4th July, the Prime Minister has announced that pubs, restaurants […]

Article Shops in England selling non-essential goods will be able to reopen from Monday 15 June

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High street retailers and department stores, including book shops, electronics retailers, tailors, auction houses, photography studios, indoor markets, and shops selling clothes, shoes and toys, will be allowed to open their doors again provided they follow the COVID-19 secure guidelines set out by the government in May. Retailers will need to take certain steps to […]

Article Local Authority Grants Updates

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**Certain councils have re-opened the discretionary grant scheme** Ealing: A Restart Grant scheme was available for non-essential retail and hospitality and leisure businesses, including personal care sector and gyms. Eligibility criteria applied. Ealing Council automatically awarded these grants to recipients of the previous national lockdown grants in May 2021. Applications for other potential recipients closed on 9 […]

Article Technology supply chain disruption COVID-19 supply chain disruption at technology companies calls for change.

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By:Tim Zanni, Global and US Head of Technology, Media, Telecommunications and Technology Sector LeaderChris Lanman, Managing Director, Strategy, KPMG in the US COVID-19 may accelerate companies’ search for ways to reduce supply chain risk and the likelihood of future disruption. More than 90% of the Fortune 10001, including many technology companies, have already suffered supply […]