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  • United Kingdom
    Friday Mar 20, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Desperate measures in England

    United Kingdom
    Friday Mar 20, 2020

    On 20 March, the government announced that all leisure establishments (pubs, gyms, etc.) were to close as soon as possible, and promised to pay up to 80% of workers' wages, to a limit of £2,500 per month, to prevent unemployment in the crisis.




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