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Specialist Leisure Group collapses into administration

Picture copyright Richard Hoare/Geograph Picture caption Shearings Holidays is a part of the group About 2,500 jobs have been misplaced and 64,000 bookings cancelled with the collapse into administration of Specialist Leisure Group. The lodge and journey firm included well-known coach vacation manufacturers Shearings and Nationwide Holidays. Commerce organisation Abta mentioned the corporate, which specialised in merchandise for the over-50s, was “considerably impacted” by the coronavirus pandemic. It struggled to offer hundreds of refunds for cancelled journeys, Abta mentioned. It added that the overwhelming majority of cancelled bookings have been…

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At historic discussion board, Utah’s GOP gubernatorial candidates vow LGBTQ residents may have a spot on the desk underneath new administration

In what it’s calling a historic first, Equality Utah hosted a discussion board with all 4 Republican candidates for governor to speak about points impacting the state’s LGBTQ neighborhood. The advocacy group says the occasion — which was pre-recorded for launch Thursday night time — is particular not solely in Utah, however for right-leaning states throughout the nation. “Ten years in the past, even 5 years in the past, we’d by no means have seen a second when Republican candidates vying to grow to be governor would be a part…

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Trump administration plan may revive the uranium trade in Utah, elevating considerations from conservationists

Bluff • A protracted-anticipated Trump administration report aimed to “revive and strengthen the uranium mining trade” was launched Thursday, and if its suggestions are carried out, it may present direct authorities help for uranium manufacturing in San Juan County the place the nation’s final standard uranium mill and several other idled mines are situated. Uranium firms applauded the plan inside hours of its launch whereas quite a few conservation teams and Native American tribal leaders introduced opposition. Critics cited considerations over advisable rollbacks of environmental rules and argued a revival…

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Oasis and Warehouse ‘to fall into administration’

Picture copyright Getty Photographs Ladies’s trend retailers Oasis and Warehouse are anticipated to nominate directors quickly, placing about 2,300 jobs in danger. The proprietor of the Excessive Road manufacturers, Icelandic financial institution Kaupthing, had been in talks to promote the companies earlier than the coronavirus disaster. Nevertheless, the disaster, which has seen many retailers quickly shut, has knocked the legs from underneath the sale. The style retailers are anticipated to nominate Deloitte as directors. There’s anticipated to be curiosity from bidders to purchase the enterprise, a supply mentioned, however with…

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