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Covid-19 Bulletin #13 News from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

The Government announced that the lockdown will continue for at least another 3 weeks, with details of five conditions that must be met before the measures can be eased.

Covid-19 Bulletin #12 News from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Update

 

National

The Government has announced that the eligibility date for the Job Retention Scheme has been extended to 19 March 2020.

The Government has published its adult social care action plan.

Covid-19 Bulletin #10 - news from the weekend

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

HMRC are delivering a programme of webinars to support employers, employees and the self-employed.

The guidance for families and friends of those in prison has been updated, with contact information for urgent concerns.

Covid-19 Bulletin #9 - news from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

HMRC has confirmed that the Job Retention Scheme will be open for submissions from the 20th April

The Government announced a £750 million funding package for UK charities.

Covid-19 Bulletin #8 News from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

Guidance on the temporary relaxation of the EU and GB drivers’ hours rules for drivers carrying goods by road has been updated.

The Government has announced that Working Tax Credits payments will be increased from 6 April 2020

Covid-19 Bulletin #8 News from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

The Prime Minister has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who is the First Secretary of State, to deputise for him where necessary, and our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family at this time.

Covid-19 Bulletin #7 news from over the weekend

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

The Prime Minister has written to all leaders of opposition parties inviting them to work together at this moment of national emergency. 

The government is stepping up plans to bring home Britons stranded overseas.

Covid-19 Bulletin #6 - news from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Update

National

The Government has published revised guidance on the use of PPE by health and social care workers and new guidance on how to protect care home residents and staff.