New traffic light system set to replace international travel ban on 17th May

The U.K. will confirm in early May whether it will allow international travel to resume from May 17 and which countries will fall into...

CAMRA demands clarity for consumers and licensees ahead of reopening

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has said that the Government must offer assurances to licensees and consumers over rules on reopening.  It has been more than a year since pubs were ordered to...

Payments data shows early signs of growth for Leisure & Entertainment as England celebrates...

New data from Barclaycard payments, which processes almost £1 in every £3 spent in the UK, shines a light on the economic impact of...

Opposition to vaccime passports grows as minister confirms pubs and restaurants won’t require them...

Pubs and restaurants won’t require vaccine certificates when they reopen under the current plans for an exit from lockdown in England, Minister for COVID...

Redundancies Amongst the Over 50s Have Nearly Tripled in a Year

Redundancies amongst the over 50s have increased by 195% in a year, with the level and rate both higher than any other age group,...

Everyone in England to get access to two free Covid tests a week from...

Everyone in England will be able to access free, regular, rapid coronavirus testing from 9 April, the Government has announced. In a significant step forward,...

Health Secretary ordered to High Court on Tuesday to justify continued hospitality closures

The Health Secretary Matt Hancock has been summoned to the High Court on Tuesday morning to justify the reasoning behind opening shops before pubs...

Two visitors for care home residents from 12th April

Care home residents in England will be allowed two visitors later this month, giving some grandparents the chance to meet their grandchildren for the...

More than 70 MP’s rally against vaccine passports

More than 70 MP’s have signalled their opposition to the introduction of so-called vaccine passports that the government is considering bringing in to help...

Pubs to miss out on selling 85 million pints this Easter due to forced...

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA), the leading trade association representing brewers and pubs, has today revealed that UK pubs will miss out...