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MPs and 200 industry leaders oppose 14-day quarantine plan
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MPs and 200 industry leaders oppose 14-day quarantine plan

01 June 2020 by

A growing number of politicians and leaders across the tourism and hospitality industries have called on the government to pursue alternatives to the "blanket" 14-day quarantine for international arrivals proposed by the Home Office.

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"It’s going to be more difficult with pubs, restaurants and bars," says Michael Gove ahead of proposed reopening

27 May 2020 by

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove has said he is hopeful that people will be able to enjoy “outdoor hospitality” from mid-June but admitted that it was going to be "very, very difficult" with pubs, restaurants and bars.

Hospital trusts must ‘move food up the priority list’ says Prue Leith
Hospitality industry will need to 'relentlessly chip away at government' to change immigration policy
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Hospitality industry will need to 'relentlessly chip away at government' to change immigration policy

28 February 2020

Operators will need to “relentlessly chip away at government” if it is to overturn its perception of the hospitality industry as ‘low skilled’ and see changes to the proposed immigration system.

UKHospitality calls for new chancellor to boost the sector in forthcoming budget
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UKHospitality calls for new chancellor to boost the sector in forthcoming budget

17 February 2020

The UK hospitality industry has called on the new chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak to take steps to boost the sector by slashing business rates and undertaking a reform of the apprenticeship levy

National Living Wage to increase by 6.2% from 1 April 2020
Government renews commitment to business rates reform in Queen's Speech
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Government renews commitment to business rates reform in Queen's Speech

19 December 2019

The government has confirmed its commitment to a review of business rates in today’s Queen Speech, and stated that revaluations will be held on a three-year cycle from 2021.

UKHospitality calls on Tory government to honour business rates pledge
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UKHospitality calls on Tory government to honour business rates pledge

13 December 2019

UKHospitality has said the Conservative election triumph is the beginning of the end of uncertainty for the industry, but called on the government to honour its campaign promise to cut business rates.

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