Student party organiser handed £10k fine after 50 guests flocked to bash

Student party organiser handed £10k fine after 50 guests flocked to bash

A party organiser has been fined £10,000 after 50 people flocked to a student house party in defiance of Covid-19 guidelines. Groups of up to five people at a time began arriving for the bash in a residential area of Nottingham on Friday night at…

Householders to be handed £5,000 as part of Covid-19 recovery package

Householders to be handed £5,000 as part of Covid-19 recovery package

Homeowners will receive vouchers worth up to £5,000 each as part of a ‘green energy’ economic recovery package worth £2 billion set to be announced by the government. The funding is part of an expected £3 billion package Chancellor Rishi Sunak will unveil on Wednesday…

Woman handed almost £10,000 after DWP mistake

Woman handed almost £10,000 after DWP mistake

A woman has been given almost £10,000 by the Department for Work and Pensions after complaining about the payments she was getting – and the mistake could have hit thousands of people. The retired woman was handed £9,800 after spotting that she had been underpaid…

Hairdressers shut down and handed court date after £27,000 fines

Hairdressers shut down and handed court date after £27,000 fines

A salon owner who refused to follow the rules of the coronavirus during England’s national lockdown has been forced to close by police and brought to court. Sinead Quinn – the owner of Quinn Blakey Hairdressing in Oakenshaw – has been fined several times by…