Campsites reopen as millions of lockdown-weary Britons plan summer ‘staycation’ breaks

Campsites across the UK have reopened as lockdown-weary Britons begin planning their summer staycation breaks.   On the day which saw the country covered in flurries of snow as temperatures plummeted below freezing, camping holidays may be the only option for those keen to get away.  England has finally eased its lockdown restrictions and given Brits a taste … Read more

Pub chiefs warn ‘vast majority’ will not reopen tomorrow

Hospitality bosses today warned the ‘vast majority’ of pubs in England will not be able to reopen tomorrow because they do not have adequate outdoor space.  The next step in Boris Johnson‘s lockdown exit roadmap will see pubs, bars and restaurants allowed to welcome back customers outside but only if there is table seating.  It … Read more

Debenhams will reopen 97 stores for huge fire sale on Monday with up to 70% off remaining stock

Debenhams will reopen on Monday for a fire sale before the collapsed chain closes its doors for good. The closing down sale, at 97 of its shops in England and Wales, will sell off its last remaining stock to raise cash after the firm went bust in December. Shoppers are expected to rush to snap … Read more

Save up to a QUARTER on the price of these popular cars when dealers reopen on 12 April 

With car showrooms being allowed to reopen their doors to customers for the first time since the beginning of 2021 from Monday, mystery shoppers have already been on the case of dealers to find out which models will be most discounted next week. As part of the latest steps to ease lockdown, Boris Johnson will … Read more

Zookeepers across England get animals ready for parks to reopen next Monday

Zoos across England are preparing their animals for the big reopening next Monday with many newborns set to meet the public for the first time after being born during the third lockdown. Among the biggest zoos to reopen their gates on April 12 will be London Zoo, Chester Zoo and Colchester Zoo – with various safety … Read more

Scots show off fresh trims as hairdressers reopen across the country

No more loch-down locks! Delighted Scottish social media users share their hair transformations after months without being able to get a cut and colour Scots shared snaps of their fresh trims as hairdressers reopened across country Under the new Covid-19 rules, people must pre-book visits to the hairdressers  People flocked to get long-awaited cuts after … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon’s first haircut of 2021 as Scotland’s salons, DIY stores and garden centres reopen

Getting my HolyROOTS done! Nicola Sturgeon enjoys her first haircut of the year at Edinburgh salon as Scotland’s hairdressers, DIY stores and garden centres reopen after lockdown First Minister visited Edinburgh’s Beehive Hair and Make-up for appointment She praised today as a ‘happy day’ as easing of restrictions gets under way Hairdressers in England cannot reopen … Read more

Boris confirms shops CAN reopen on Monday – but is lockdown roadmap in doubt?

Boris Johnson tonight confirmed that shops, pubs and restaurants can reopen from next Monday – amid fears that his wider roadmap for easing lockdown is hanging in the balance.  The PM struck a bullish tone saying the country’s hard work is ‘paying off’ as he held an Easter Monday press briefing in Downing Street, confirming … Read more

Jodie Kidd reveals she’s counting down the days until her West Sussex pub can reopen after lockdown

Jodie Kidd has revealed that she’s excitedly awaiting her pub’s reopening, saying that she ‘can’t wait to see her regulars’ faces’. The model-turned-landlady, 42, has ran the Half Moon pub in Kirdford, West Sussex, since 2017 but had to close the doors during the coronavirus pandemic. And although counting down the days until restrictions ease and … Read more

Scottish hair salons reopen for first time in three months today

Highlights of the year! Scottish hair salons reopen for first time in three months today along with homeware stores and garden centres… while England is forced to wait another week Scotland will see barbers and garden centres reopen as the lockdown is eased  Click-and-collect services and in-person university teaching will also resume  Any visits to … Read more