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Coronavirus: What the world tourism crisis means for Welsh wool

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The wool of hill sheep is well-suited to carpets, which are normally in much higher demand on cruise ships and in big hotels The global coronavirus pandemic has contributed to a “disastrous” fall in demand for the fleeces of mountain sheep, according to British Wool. Thanks to a hill-dwelling lifestyle, Welsh sheep have a… Read more →

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Caution means mass return to work unlikely, say firms

Image copyright Getty Images Businesses remain cautious about the latest lockdown easing for England, and warn that any mass return to work immediately was unlikely. The British Chambers of Commerce said companies still needed “crystal-clear official guidance” on a safety. And the Institute of Directors said “there is a significant amount of caution out there” in the country. New guidelines… Read more →

Coronavirus: What the chancellor’s summer statement means for you

Image copyright Getty Images Coronavirus has dealt a blow to incomes, job prospects and our future prosperity. Chancellor Rishi Sunak has delivered a summer statement, outlining his ambitions for a recovery from the economic harm done by the virus. This is how it might affect your finances. Jobs and wages Policies announced by the chancellor on homes, tax and insulation… Read more →