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Jobs, jobs, Jobs measures proposed by Rishi Sunak

08 Jul 2020

Rishi Sunak has today addressed the House of Commons with his plan to kickstart the UK economy again and protect the jobs of workers. The measures proposed by Rishi Sunak include the following: Bonuses for businesses that bring back furloughed workers The Chancellor announced that the…

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Reopening guidance for the Hospitality Sector

25 Jun 2020

Following the long-awaited announcement that businesses in the hospitality sector can prepare to reopen from 4 July 2020, the government has published lengthy guidance to address safe working within the 'visitor economy' during coronavirus. In terms of what is meant by 'visitor economy…

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Forbes Solicitors Announces 35 Promotions

24 Jun 2020

Leading law firm Forbes Solicitors has made 35 promotions as it continues to strengthen its commitment to people development and recognise outstanding client service. There have been seven promotions to Partner across a number of the firm's specialisms and offices throughout Lancashire and…

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Covid-19 and furlough: Chancellor confirms the final phases of the CJRS

01 Jun 2020

On 12 May 2020, the Chancellor announced that the CJRS (the Scheme) was extended until the end of October 2020, but that the Scheme would continue in the normal way up until 31 July 2020. The Chancellor proposed that from August 2020, employers would be required to share the proportion of the wage…

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