Chancellor expected to announce VAT cut while Treasury revisits coronavirus support loans
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce a temporary VAT cut for hospitality businesses as part of his summer statement on Wednesday."
‘Thank you so much for all you do for this country’: Prince Charles praises resilience and fortitude of hospitality sector
The Prince of Wales has recorded a video message for the hospitality sector, in recognition of the challenges faced over the past months, while also looking ahead as some parts of the industry begin to reopen from today.
Prime Minister praises ‘heroic effort’ of hospitality businesses ahead of reopening
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has praised the “heroic effort” of hospitality businesses in preparing their venues for reopening tomorrow.
Consumer demand is key challenge for hospitality leaders
A new business confidence survey from CGA and Fourth indicates widespread anxiety among business owners but signs of guarded confidence as restaurants, pubs and bars in England prepare to welcome back guests this weekend."
Further redundancies expected across hospitality
Further redundancies are expected across the hospitality sector including businesses such as Market Halls, Britannia Hotels and Firmdale.
MasterChef semi-finalist Andrew Durham to open Cornwall restaurant
Andrew Durham, a semi-finalist on BBC Two’s MasterChef: The Professionals in 2019 and former Royal Navy chef, is opening his own restaurant at the Porth Beach hotel in Newquay, Cornwall.