Covid-19 Winter Plan

Covid-19 Winter Plan

The government’s plan for managing COVID-19 through the end of 2020 and into the start of 2021 was released 23 November. It outlines: A route back to normality Controlling the virus Protecting the NHS and the vulnerable Keeping education and the economy going See:...
Covid-19 Newsletter (22nd November)

Covid-19 Newsletter (22nd November)

‘Economic emergency has only just begun’  In his spending review yesterday Rishi Sunak said the “economic emergency” caused by Covid-19 has only just begun, as he warned the virus would mean lasting damage to growth and jobs. Official forecasts...
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

The scheme has been extended. Government guidance has been updated with details of how to claim for periods after 1 November 2020. The CJRS will remain open until 31 March 2021. From 1 November 2020 employers can claim 80% of an employee’s usual salary for hours not...