A spokesperson said: "Debenhams has taken the tough decision that due to the current circumstances we will temporarily close our UK and Republic of Ireland stores for trading from close of play today. "We have thought a lot about how we can connect with you, in the right way, during this very unusual time. Click here to upload yours. 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Coronavirus: McDonald’s closing all UK and Ireland restaurants in Covid-19 fight; ... Full list of businesses forced to close under new lockdown - and the exceptions. Chief operating office Manju Malhotra said: "In light of UK government guidance regarding covid-19, we have made the decision to temporarily close our UK and Ireland stores and restaurants. Yelp on Wednesday released its latest Economic Impact Report, revealing business closures across the U.S. are increasing as a result of the coronavirus. Coronavirus lockdown: ALL the ‘essential’ businesses allowed to stay open A LIST of businesses permitted to keep their doors open has been … Primark announced on Sunday (March 22) it was closing its 189 UK stores until further notice after “following advice” from the World Health Organisation as well as local and national government. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Matt Hancock had earlier pleaded with the public to follow Government advice, insisting it was the only way to get it dealt with in 12-weeks. By Caroline Riches Almost all retail businesses in Melbourne have been ordered to close at midnight on Wednesday under the new Stage 4 coronavirus restrictions announced by the state government. "Deliveries can also be made without contact to your chosen place.". The PM  made the unprecedented announcement this evening ordering all venues to shut their doors as the Government tries to battle the outbreak. No business will pay VAT from now to mid June. Waterstones temporarily closed its doors yesterday. The statement added: “As this situation is rapidly evolving, we will regularly update our store pages and our social media channels.”. The retailer says many of its staff will be moved over to Waitrose as demand for supermarkets continues. You can WhatsApp us on 07810 791 502. We’ll be honest, we still don’t know exactly what that looks like.". COVID-19: Spain joins growing list of countries to ban travel from UK over mutated strain fears. The supermarket said it benefited from the second English national lockdown and tiering as it remained open due as and ‘essential’ retailer. Governor orders Stanislaus County gyms, mall, churches to close as COVID-19 cases spike July 13, 2020 2:21 PM Tony Bizjak. The business will still be operating online and says it will also be providing a “hub of resources” through its website and social channels for parents who are looking to keep children entertained at home. ... Coronavirus: Greggs to close all stores to prevent spread. The retailer says it will be in touch with people who have pre-booked kitchen planning appointments to discuss virtual or remote planning. All restaurants, bars, cinemas, spas, gyms, museums and galleries have been shut with immediate effect following Boris Johnson's latest orders in … At the historic press conference, Chancellor Rishi Sunak also unveiled tax cuts and wage boosts in a bid to relieve income lost due to coronavirus. The UK has been placed on effective lock down as the government attempts to slow the spread of the disease so that the NHS is not overwhelmed with new cases. A former Birmingham schoolboy is now ... out in Africa. The company shut all its stores last week - and says they will remain closed until the crisis has passed. 5 January 2021. "And listening to what I have just said, some people may of course be tempted to go out tonight. BINGO halls, massage parlours, bookies and gyms are among the businesses that will close their doors tonight as Britain's coronavirus lockdown ramps up. Debenhams told Mirror Money that its 153 branches - including 11 in Ireland - closed yesterday (Monday), with no scheduled date to reopen. Non-essential retailers across the UK have been told by the Prime Minister they must close with immediate effect for three weeks to help stop the spread of coronavirus. 24/7 Wall St. has compiled a list of famous businesses … Only food stores, corner shops, hardware stores, chemists, petrol stations and newsagents are allowed to remain open during the lockdown. Entertainment venues, including cinemas, theatres, concert halls, and bingo halls. View our online Press Pack. Businesses will still be able to take online orders and deliver items to people's homes. Music chain HMV closed its stores at the end of Sunday, although customers can still shop online. Food delivery and takeaway can remain operational. 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"We are extremely grateful to the Royal Mail who are working incredibly hard to support this temporary disruption to our service.". "And I want to stress that we will review the situation each month, to see if we can relax any of these measures. Graham Young reports. The UK government is considering forcing the closure of all non-essential shops in an escalation of measures to try to slow the spread of coronavirus. Our. In an Instagram post, Sweaty Betty said: "After careful consideration we feel it is in the best interest of our community to temporarily close our stores and postpone our store events for the next two weeks. Coronavirus Ireland: List of all essential retail outlets and businesses that don't have to close These shops and businesses will be able to keep operating amid the Covid-19 … Boris Johnson also ordered pubs, restaurants and leisure centres across the UK to close "as soon as possible" amid the spiralling COVID-19 crisis. “We have therefore taken the very difficult decision to temporarily close all Fenwick stores to the public.”. The bookstore chain says the move is to "protect customers and staff". The pub ban comes amid growing concerns that Brits are refusing to social distance, and continuing to pile into pubs and clubs after work. LIST: Austin businesses close permanently during COVID-19 pandemic From Threadgill's to Fricano's, some iconic Austin restaurants will not be making a comeback. Sunday, although customers can still buy online cancelled until further notice, shoppers. 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