Northern furlough | What staff and businesses can expect from Chancellor's announcement

What staff and businesses can expect from Chancellor's announcement

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is poised to announce a new ‘safety net’ today, which will reportedly see the Government subsidise the wages of workers in pubs and restaurants that have been forced to close under the recently announced restrictions.

According to the Independent, with hospitality venues expected to close in Northern England next week, the new local furlough scheme will reportedly see workers paid two-thirds of their pay.

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