Employers will get £1,000 bonus for taking back furloughed staff

Employers will get £1,000 bonus for taking back furloughed staff

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a new scheme that could cost up to £9 billion to encourage employers to bring back the workers they furloughed. Mr Sunak said that the furlough scheme cannot go on indefinitely and will be wrapped up in October, but promised…

Furloughed mum transforms shabby yard into chic space for £123

Furloughed mum transforms shabby yard into chic space for £123

Astonishing pictures show how a mum-of-three has completely transformed her backgarden for just over £100. Dawn Burton, 54, decided to give her yard a make over when she was furloughed due to coronavirus. She spent only £123 on materials and created a swanky looking Minton…

Furloughed dad of four left with just £600 to support his family

Furloughed dad of four left with just £600 to support his family

A dad of four who has been on furlough during the coronavirus lockdown says he has been left with just £600 a month to support his family. Jonathan Mank says the government’s coronavirus income support scheme has failed him as he’s ‘fallen through the cracks’….

Woman furloughed in March wins £242,000 on Euromillions

Woman furloughed in March wins £242,000 on Euromillions

There was EuroMillions joy for a woman who went on leave in March – now that she’s buying a house after a whopping £ 242k profit. A warehouse worker who was given leave during the pandemic and later lost her job during the summer has…