18 August 2020

Salons and nail bars can reopen tomorrow in Leicester

Beauty salons, nail bars, tanning booths, spas and massage parlours are among the businesses that can reopen in Leicester from 19 August 2020 following a local lockdown.

Find out more on the government website.

Scotland: new benefit for young job seekers now open

Those aged 16-24 in Scotland who have been unemployed for six months can now apply for a new benefit.

Job Start Payment is a one-off £250 payment to help with the costs of starting a new job. The upper age limit rises to 25 for care leavers and the payment rises to £400 if the person has a child.

Find out more on the Scottish Government website.

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