Whilst RSM welcomes the admirable creativity shown by The Chancellor in supporting the leisure and hospitality sector, alternative and more sustained measures will be required to support businesses beyond the summer.
07 July 2020
A summary of the reliefs and support available to leisure and hospitality businesses during the coronavirus pandemic including a road map out of lockdown.
02 July 2020
The Treasury should consider Cash Tax Credits to further ease the cash burden on already stretched retail businesses to give them the means of surviving beyond the 4 July reopening date said RSM’s head of Leisure and Hospitality in an open letter to The Chancellor.
26 June 2020
In May the Chancellor announced that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme would be extended until 31 October 2020 and there will be changes to the scheme from 1 July. What are the changes?
24 June 2020
With doors opening on 4 July and the two-metre rule now relaxed, it will be back to business for the leisure and hospitality industry. However, this crisis doesn’t end with the dialling down of coronavirus lockdown and the easing of distancing measures.
15 June 2020
At RSM, we have a cross-service team of Leisure and Hospitality experts working with operators across the sector. We use our insight and experience to help navigate clients through an ever-evolving landscape, particularly following the Coronavirus pandemic.
19 May 2020
The Government has announced its roadmap for lifting the lockdown and issued guidance on re-opening the workplace. Here we explore some of the employment legal issues you will need to navigate.Read more
24 April 2020
Responding to the latest retail sales figures for March issued today by the Office of National Statistics, Ryan Broomfield, partner and retail specialist at RSM said:
‘The latest retail sales figures for March reflect the start of a significant downturn in UK consumer spend. The effects of coronavirus and lockdown saw the quantity of sales fall sharply by 5.1 per cent and the value of sales dropped by 5.7 per cent compared to the previous year.
17 April 2020
Britain’s managed pub, restaurant and bar sector saw collective like-for-like sales drop 57.6 per cent in March as the country moved into lockdown due to the Coronavirus outbreak.