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23 Nov 2021

Government launches consultation on banning the supply of certain single-use plastics

The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has launched two consultations looking at single-use plastic items in England.Banning the supply of single-use plasticThe first is seeking views about banning the supply of sin...

16 Nov 2021

Covid 19 - Lights, Camera, Covid Passes

As of Monday 22 November 2021, Covid passes will be required to attend cinemas, theatres and concert halls in Wales. Covid passes were previously introduced in October, for entry into large-scale events and nightclubs. With the Covid passes requir...

16 Nov 2021

Covid 19 - Commercial Rents

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has now put in place the mechanisms to hopefully avoid a major issue arising when commercial tenants cease to be protected from eviction in 25 March 2022.The last year put in place protection to provide fir...

25 Oct 2021

Scotland | Covid Passport (Media Reports)

On Monday 18th October the new Scottish Covid ‘Passport’ took full effect. Although law since 1st October, the Scottish Government had stated there would be no enforcement action before 18th October to allow business to prepare and imp...

24 Oct 2021

Christmas and New Year’s Tens 2021

Some people only begin their Christmas preparations when they have seen a well-known advert from a soft drinks company!However, planning for your Temporary Event Notice (TENs) for the festive period should take place much earlier than that, to h...

22 Oct 2021

Chambers & Partners 2022 | John Gaunt & Partners Top Ranked!

The 2022 edition of Chambers and Partners was released today and again John Gaunt & Partners has retained our Band 1 ranking for Licensing.Partners, Jon Wallsgrove, Tim Shield, Michelle Hazlewood and Christopher Grunert have once again been ...