Covid-19 news

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BREAKING: Greater Manchester to move into tier 3 on Friday 23 October

After 10 days of unsuccessful talks between Mayor Andy Burnham and the PM, Manchester will now be 'forced' into tier 3.

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‘It’s just been blow after blow’

Liverpool licensee Conor Foley talks to Imbibe about how tier 3 covid restrictions are affecting his two venues in the city

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Hospitality industry congregates in Parliament Square for HospoDemo

Celebrity chefs, bartenders and sommeliers among the crowds at today's peaceful protest (19 October) at 11am.

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Welsh lockdown puts putting nearly 47,000 hospitality jobs at risk

A 17 day ‘firebreak’ lockdown to begin this Friday, putting nearly 47,000 hospitality jobs in Wales at risk.

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750,000 hospitality jobs will be lost without government help

The prediction for total business failure by the end of 2020 is now estimated to be more than one in four.

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Trade body UKHospitality says it stands ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Hospo Demo

The peaceful protest in in Parliament Square over the Government’s Covid restrictions is set to go ahead this Monday 19 October from 10.30am to 12pm.

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Tier 2 Covid measures will be catastrophic for London hospitality, says UKH

UKHospitality (UKH) says Tier 3 job support needs to be extended to businesses in Tier 2 to avoid widespread job losses ‘within weeks’.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hospitality Gin continues to raise money for the industry

Profits from sales go to The Drinks Trust and Hospitality Action to help support workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  Wine

750,000 hospitality jobs will be lost without government help

The prediction for total business failure by the end of 2020 is now estimated to be more than one in four.

News |  People & Places

Trade body UKHospitality says it stands ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Hospo Demo

The peaceful protest in in Parliament Square over the Government’s Covid restrictions is set to go ahead this Monday 19 October from 10.30am to 12pm.

News |  People & Places

Tier 2 Covid measures will be catastrophic for London hospitality, says UKH

UKHospitality (UKH) says Tier 3 job support needs to be extended to businesses in Tier 2 to avoid widespread job losses ‘within weeks’.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hospitality Gin continues to raise money for the industry

Profits from sales go to The Drinks Trust and Hospitality Action to help support workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.

News |  People & Places

Breaking: London to move to Tier 2 Covid measures on Saturday

Under Tier 2 restrictions households are banned from mixing in pubs, bars and restaurants.

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What Day 4 of Imbibe Live Online, part of Global Bar Week, has in store

Discover another day of virtual events and looking back at Day 3's highlights.

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HospoDemo protest organised over government Covid restrictions

The demonstration will take place next Monday (19 October) at 10.30am on Parliament Square.

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BREAKING: Prime Minister announces three-tier Covid approach and what it means for hospitality

Local areas will be put into one of three tiers of danger (medium, high and very high) with Liverpool's allocation of the latter meaning pubs and bars will close from Wednesday.

News |  People & Places

Breaking: London to move to Tier 2 Covid measures on Saturday

Under Tier 2 restrictions households are banned from mixing in pubs, bars and restaurants.

News |  Wine

What Day 4 of Imbibe Live Online, part of Global Bar Week, has in store

Discover another day of virtual events and looking back at Day 3's highlights.

News |  People & Places

HospoDemo protest organised over government Covid restrictions

The demonstration will take place next Monday (19 October) at 10.30am on Parliament Square.

News |  People & Places

BREAKING: Prime Minister announces three-tier Covid approach and what it means for hospitality

Local areas will be put into one of three tiers of danger (medium, high and very high) with Liverpool's allocation of the latter meaning pubs and bars will close from Wednesday.