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Industry News from May 2020

10 Recovery, Health and Safety Recommendations for Adventure Travel from ATTA

14/05/2020
10 Recovery, Health and Safety Recommendations for Adventure Travel from ATTA 1. Reassess your market, consider all the options. Covid-19 has severely impacted society in many different ways. You need to check how your market has been affected and conside...

The latest advice from the Scottish Government: Stay at home, Stay Safe and Save Lives…

13/05/2020
STAY HOME, STAY SAFE, SAVE LIVES 13/05/20 Please note that advice from the Scottish Government may differ from that of England and Wales. The current advice from the Scottish Government is: stay at home only go outside for essential food, health and work ...

Tourism body warns Scotland may have to stay closed to visitors for the whole summer…

13/05/2020
Tourism body warns Scotland may have to stay closed to visitors for the whole summer Scottish tourism chiefs have admitted that the whole summer may have to be written off by businesses and that the industry may not be fully up and running again until 20...

UK furlough scheme extended by four months

13/05/2020
The UK scheme to pay wages of workers on leave because of coronavirus will be extended to October, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has said Mr Sunak confirmed that employees will continue to receive 80% of their monthly wages up to £2,500. But he said the governm...

Chris Packham and Simon King issue urgent public appeal to help leading UK conservation & education charity raise essential funds to secure their future

07/05/2020
Chris Packham and Simon King issue urgent public appeal to help leading UK conservation & education charity raise essential funds to secure their future One of the UK’s leading conservation and education charities, the Scottish Seabird Centre, has l...