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European interest in UK jobs plummets, with hospitality among the hardest hit

17 June 2021 by

Interest from non-EU workers in lower-paid UK jobs is failing to make up for a 41% decline in interest from European workers since 2019, with hospitality particularly affected.

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Employers urged to help European staff apply for settled status before deadline

09 June 2021 by

Hospitality employers are being urged to help European staff with outstanding applications for settled status.

How Brexit, Covid-19 and the Suez Canal blockage are affecting supplies, from produce to equipment and even staff Business

How Brexit, Covid-19 and the Suez Canal blockage are affecting supplies, from produce to equipment and even staff

29 April 2021 by

Bookings are flying for those operations that have reopened, but as consumer demand becomes less of[...]

‘Where are the staff?’: hospitality struggles to recruit for reopening News

‘Where are the staff?’: hospitality struggles to recruit for reopening

26 April 2021 by

Hospitality businesses across the country are struggling to find staff as they reopen, with one chef[...]

EU suppliers welcomed back after change to post-Brexit business visitor rules Products

EU suppliers welcomed back after change to post-Brexit business visitor rules

12 April 2021 by

Changes made to UK immigration rules will make it easier for foreign businesses to fulfil their[...]

Government ‘exploring further restrictions’ on foie gras News

Government ‘exploring further restrictions’ on foie gras

09 March 2021 by

The government has confirmed it is “exploring further restrictions” around foie gras following reports in recent[...]

Scottish seafood taskforce to tackle Brexit export issues News

Scottish seafood taskforce to tackle Brexit export issues

08 February 2021

A task force set up by the UK government to solve export issues facing Scotland’s seafood industry after Brexit will meet for the first time this week.

Chefs step up to support UK shellfish suppliers after export ban News

Chefs step up to support UK shellfish suppliers after export ban

05 February 2021

Chefs are stepping up to support UK shellfish suppliers as a ban on live exports to the European Union (EU) threatens the industry’s future.

£23m fund announced for fishing businesses suffering export losses News

£23m fund announced for fishing businesses suffering export losses

20 January 2021 by

A £23m fund has been made available to support exporters in the fishing industry that have[...]

Scottish seafood hauliers stage protest at Whitehall News

Scottish seafood hauliers stage protest at Whitehall

18 January 2021 by

Lorry drivers representing the Scottish fishing industry and its workers have arrived at Westminster this morning[...]

Wine industry toasts Brexit deal for cutting red tape News

Wine industry toasts Brexit deal for cutting red tape

29 December 2020 by

The UK wine industry has welcomed aspects of the Brexit deal, which it says will cut[...]

Can't get the staff: the rules for hiring from overseas after Brexit Staffing

Can't get the staff: the rules for hiring from overseas after Brexit

18 December 2020 by

While recruitment might be the last thing on some operators’ minds, the new rules for EU[...]

Chris Galvin: hospitality industry will overcome Brexit 'like a hurdle' News

Chris Galvin: hospitality industry will overcome Brexit 'like a hurdle'

05 November 2020

Chef Chris Galvin has said the hospitality industry will come back stronger from 2020 and be prepared to overcome Brexit-related challenges “like a hurdle” next year.

Food industry leaders warn of Northern Ireland separation over Brexit News

Food industry leaders warn of Northern Ireland separation over Brexit

27 October 2020

The leaders of 40 British food and drink associations have warned prime minister Boris Johnson that they may stop trading in Northern Ireland following Brexit.

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