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Sunderland community sports facilities remain closed amid confusion over lockdown guidelines

Sunderland community sports facilities remain closed amid confusion over lockdown guidelines

Following Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement that from Wednesday: “you can play sports, but only with members of your own households,” Sunderland residents heading to local parks may be surprised to find sports some facilities remain locked up. Sunderland council have said facilities such as tennis courts, football pitches, and […]

‘Low skilled’ workers around the EU may not meet the requirements of a “points-based” visa system proposed by the government

‘Low skilled’ workers around the EU may not meet the requirements of a “points-based” visa system proposed by the government

New immigration plans set to be put in place could result in sectors struggling to recruit staff according to those in the industries. The stated post-Brexit Immigration plans aim to encourage employers to invest in retaining staff and to develop automation technology. Many representatives from sectors like nursing, farming and catering are concerned that under this […]