Strictly’s Kristina Rihanoff claims she’s had ‘zero help’ from the government during COVID-19 crisis

Strictly’s Kristina Rihanoff slams Chancellor Rishi Sunak after claiming she’s had ‘zero help’ from the government as a self-employed dance teacher during COVID-19 crisis By Laura Fox For Mailonline Published: 16:54 BST, 9 July 2020 | Updated: 17:22 BST, 9 July 2020 Strictly Come Dancing ex-pro Kristina Rihanoff has slammed Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak … Read more Strictly’s Kristina Rihanoff claims she’s had ‘zero help’ from the government during COVID-19 crisis

Boss of FirstGroup begs Government to stop telling commuters to avoid trains and buses

The UK’s biggest bus company and rail operator has urged the Government to stop deterring people from using public transport as the country judders out of lockdown.  FirstGroup chief executive Matthew Gregory said it is time to ‘move away’ from appealing to passengers not to use trains and buses for non-essential journeys. With people required … Read more Boss of FirstGroup begs Government to stop telling commuters to avoid trains and buses

Government unveils new scheme designed to get young job hunters back into work

Graduates and jobseekers have welcomed the Government’s £2billion ‘Kickstart’ scheme to create more jobs for young people. Chancellor Rishi Sunak said the fund will subsidise six-month work placements for people on Universal Credit aged between 16 and 24, who are deemed to be at risk of long-term unemployment.  The Kickstart programme was revealed in today’s … Read more Government unveils new scheme designed to get young job hunters back into work

Clamp for our carers! Free parking for NHS staff will end, government confirms 

Clamp for our carers! Free parking for NHS staff will end as the coronavirus pandemic eases, government confirms The government initially on March 25 said it would cover NHS staff parking costs However, the Department of Health now says that it cannot continue doing so Free parking will only continue for patients and staff in … Read more Clamp for our carers! Free parking for NHS staff will end, government confirms 

Government could pay 300,000 young people in Rishi Sunak’s £2bn plan to prevent unemployment rise

Government will pay £2bn in wages for 300,000 young people to keep them off the dole as Rishi Sunak puts jobs at the heart of his mini-Budget today Chancellor Rishi Sunak is set to announce a mini-budget on Wednesday  The plan will set out how Britain’s economy will recover from the COVID-19 crisis Mr Sunak’s … Read more Government could pay 300,000 young people in Rishi Sunak’s £2bn plan to prevent unemployment rise