Industry News

30 Nov 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - 3 Tier Regulations published

The Government have this afternoon published regulations to implement the new system of three tiers in England from 2nd December.The new regulations will be the subject of a vote in Parliament tomorrow, if approved they will remain until 3rd Feb...

30 Nov 2020

Wales announce further restrictions on hospitality.

At his press conference this lunchtime the Welsh First Minister, Mark Drakeford, has announced further restrictions on the Welsh hospitality industry.From Friday (4th December) pubs, cafes and restaurants, will be banned from selling alcohol and...

26 Nov 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - New tiers announced for England

The Government have now published a full list of the regions in England and their respective tiers from Wednesday 2nd December.A link to the full list can be found here. Only the Isle of Wight, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly are deemed to be &lsqu...

17 Nov 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Insurance case moves to Supreme Court

We have previously reported on the progress of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) Court action to resolve contractual uncertainty in business interruption (BI) insurance cover.On 15th September the FCA published news confirming the Co...

12 Nov 2020

Is your nightclub, dance hall or adult entertainment business eligible for a coronavirus grant due to national restrictions?

The Government has today, published further guidance, on the Local Restrictions Support Grant (LSRG).The qualifying businesses include nightclubs, dance halls, discotheques, adult entertainment venues and hostess bars.Those Businesses that hav...

12 Nov 2020

England - Extra Bank Holiday Annoucement

Although some time away it has been announced that an additional Bank Holiday will take place in 2022 to mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.The queen will have reigned for 70 years on 6 February 2022 but plans are in place to stage a series of ev...