• Scheme currently paying up to 80% of wages, to a maximum of £2,500 a month
  • Chancellor said furlough will be extended until October with no change to level 
  • Staff will be able to work part time from with businesses sharing the costs 
  • Reports had suggested rate could be lower after June and last until September
  • Pubs, restaurants, hairdressers, and gyms face closure until July at the earliest
  • Here’s how to help people impacted by Covid-19