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Emma Lake

Emma Lake

News Editor

News editor, specialising in restaurants and foodservice.

Scottish government extends grant support but is warned move does not go far enough
Nearly 80% of Michelin-starred restaurants closed by Covid-19 worldwide
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Nearly 80% of Michelin-starred restaurants closed by Covid-19 worldwide

27 May 2020

Currently 79% of Michelin-starred restaurants worldwide are closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

One-metre distancing guidelines could save businesses and jobs, operators say
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One-metre distancing guidelines could save businesses and jobs, operators say

27 May 2020

Leading operators including chef Raymond Blanc, Wagamama chief Andy Hornby and Hospitality Union’s Jonathan Downey have said reducing distancing requirements to one metre would see more businesses survive the Covid-19 crisis and save “thousands of jobs”.

Quarantine requirement for international arrivals 'catastrophic' for tourism
Marston's and Carlsberg UK to merge in £780m deal
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Marston's and Carlsberg UK to merge in £780m deal

22 May 2020

Brewer and pub company Marston's has announced plans to merge with Carlsberg UK in a £780m deal.

JD Wetherspoon unveils initial £11m social distancing plan
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JD Wetherspoon unveils initial £11m social distancing plan

22 May 2020

JD Wetherspoon has unveiled plans to invest £11m to implement social distancing measures across its estate of 875 pubs across the UK and Ireland

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.