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The Caterer takes the Coronavirus (COVID-19) very seriously. The epidemic and it's consequences including the steps taken to combat the virus has a serious impact on the hospitality sector. We try to collect all information and do what The Caterer does the best: provide guidance and shine light on ways how we can survive and emerge stronger at the end.

We are in this together.

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New restrictions hit consumer confidence, with 40% saying they will go out less often

25 September 2020 by

A snap poll by CGA has found new government restrictions have already hit consumer confidence, with 40% saying they will go out less often following the new measures.

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London added to national Covid-19 watchlist

25 September 2020 by

London has been added to the national Covid-19 watchlist as an area of concern following a rise in cases in the capital.

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MasterChef finalist Andrew Kojima closes restaurant, saying new restrictions 'final nail in coffin'

24 September 2020 by

MasterChef finalist Andrew Kojima has announced the closure of his Cheltenham restaurant Koj, saying this week’s[...]

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Chancellor to introduce furlough scheme replacement and extend VAT cut

24 September 2020 by

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce new schemes to protect jobs and prop up businesses[...]

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The Beaumont hotel in London to remain closed until spring

24 September 2020 by

The Beaumont hotel in London is to remain closed until spring in order for improvement work[...]

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Table service rules only to apply in licensed premises

23 September 2020 by

Table service-only restrictions set to come into force alongside the 10pm hospitality curfew tomorrow will not[...]

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City and workplace caterers ‘extremely frustrated’ by home working U-turn and call for ‘robust financial support’

22 September 2020

City and workplace caterers have expressed frustration and called for “robust financial support” after prime minister Boris Johnson confirmed this afternoon that the public are once again advised to work from home if it is possible to do so.

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Facemasks made compulsory for hospitality as prime minister reveals new rules

22 September 2020

The prime minister has announced new restrictions for hospitality venues in England that could last up to six months, including the compulsory wearing of facemasks indoors and a curfew of 10pm.

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‘Exhaustive package of financial support’ essential as industry faces six months of restrictions

22 September 2020 by

An “exhaustive package of financial support” will be essential if hospitality businesses are to survive and[...]

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Prime minister defends 10pm curfew blaming late-night drinking for rise in cases

22 September 2020 by

Prime minister Boris Johnson has defended his decision to impose a 10pm curfew on hospitality businesses[...]

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Curfew reaction: operators fear toll of 'devastating' and 'illogical' restriction

22 September 2020 by

The blanket 10pm curfew for pubs and restaurants across England has been described as a “devastating”[...]

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Curfew of 10pm and table service restriction for restaurants and pubs in England

22 September 2020 by

A 10pm curfew for all pubs, bars and restaurants and compulsory table service will come into[...]

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