COVID-19

Getting Back into Business: The Comeback Costs After Lockdown

The UK is getting back into business. Gradually, sector by sector, we are beginning to embrace the ‘new normal’, and businesses are once again raring to go. After the most recent loosening of lockdown measures, many pubs, bars, and restaurants have opened their doors to the public again. The likelihood […]

11 Ways to Help Encourage the High Street to Remain Covid-secure as Stores Reopen

This week marks a big shift for the retail sector as many non-essential stores in England reopen their doors to the public. Boris Johnson has announced that as of the 15th June, non-essential stores can reopen in England, providing stringent health and safety guidelines are set in place to protect […]

🚗 April Traffic Was Down To 1970s Levels But Which 70s TV Cars Did We Love Most?

As you may have noticed whilst out for essential journeys to the shop or work, Britain’s roads have been considerably more quiet since lockdown restrictions were introduced. In fact, the BBC reported that traffic in April was down to levels not seen since the early 1970s! What were the 1970s like again? […]

Brits prioritise sleep, a healthy diet and yoga

Magazine app Readly has noted a spike in wellness reading habits during the coronavirus pandemic, with a 32% increase of health and wellness reading on its platform during May compared with the same period last year. This marks the launch of Readly’s Wellness Barometer, conducted by YouGov, which has revealed […]

Experts to Discuss Improvements to Face Masks for Optimal Virus Transmission Control

Conversations on face mask efficacy and supply for frontline workers and the general public have been heated topics amid the Covid-19 pandemic.  As the first in a series of monthly “Pandemic Response Catalyst Conversations,” three leading scientific experts will provide facts and data-driven insights on the current global mask supply, […]

Recycling Centres To Re-Open In Lancashire

A message sent by Lancashire Resilience Forum on behalf of Lancashire County Council: Lancashire County Council will be reopening most of its recycling centres on Friday 15 May, but people will need to book an appointment before visiting. There will also be other restrictions on how people can use the […]