Industry News

03 Sep 2021

Right to Work Checks | Covid Adjustments Extended

In response to the Covid impact, employers have been able to carry out adjusted right to work checks since the 30th March 2020.The Government have now announced that the ability to carry out adjusted checks, which are outlined below, will remain...

03 Sep 2021

National Hospitality Day 18th September 2021

The 18th September is the first National Hospitality Day, the day has two purposes.Firstly, to celebrate “the UK’s dynamic and resilient restaurants, hotels, pubs and bars, along with the suppliers that support them”.But also...

25 Aug 2021

Government Publish Results for Mass Events Tests

Data extracted from the NHS Test and Trace app has shown that mass events can be conducted safely, but caution is still required to be taken around certain aspects of participation in mass events. The data was collected from 37 trial events held o...

23 Aug 2021

Guidance in Case of a Spiked Drink Incident

As we return to normal trading it is unfortunate that some of the old issues which have not been prevalent or easily undertaken whilst the COVID restriction were in place are returning.We have heard from certain police forces that reports of spi...

22 Aug 2021

JG&P Ensure Successful Re-opening of Beloved Portsmouth Pub

Many locals of Portsmouth’s Duke of Devonshire pub were shocked to see its premises license suspended following a brief spell of disorder at the end of July. Nevertheless, due to the efforts of John Gaunt & Partners led by partner Jon Wa...

18 Aug 2021

Covid 19 - Continuing to Stay Safe in the Workplace

A period of time has now passed since the Government relaxed Covid-19 restrictions and we are seeing increased numbers of workers returning to the workplace. However, despite the lifting of restrictions, the Government is still reminding the publi...