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News 18 March 2020 Coronavirus: Social distancing, flexible working and working from home Current UK government advice is for everyone to try and stop unnecessary contact with other people – ‘social distancing’. This includes: 18 March 2020 Coronavirus support for employees, benefit claimants and businesses Following announcements in the Budget, the Department for Work and Pensions is making temporary arrangements to support those impacted by coronavirus. Extra support and measures will be in place for: 18 March 2020 New guidance for households with possible COVID-19 infection New guidance advises people to stay at home for 14 days if someone in
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SME Property Boom ‘on the Way’ as Firms Look to Expand – Business News Wales

Small and medium sized businesses are set to drive a commercial property boom in the next two years, according to a new study. Research from by finance specialist Together shows nearly six out of ten SMEs (58 per cent) – nearly 3.4 million across the UK – say a boost in business is driving a need to move or extend their existing site for additional staff and equipment as well as space for storage. Among firms with property plans, 30 per cent are looking to move to bigger premises while one in six (16 per cent) aim to extend their
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Lidl are looking to expand their distribution centre in Bridgend 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼📰

Lidl looking to expand in Wales... Lidl GB has acquired land next to its distribution centre in Bridgend and is planning to extend it to more than 36,000 sq metres, significantly increasing its capacity. Simon Hedderman, Regional Director at Lidl GB, said:  “We first opened our warehouse here in Bridgend in 2004, servicing Lidl stores across Wales. In this time we have experienced considerable growth, with more customers shopping in our stores than ever before. “In addition to providing new state-of-the-art facilities for our colleagues, the extension will enable us to expand and strengthen our operations across Wales, whilst creating
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