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with Connie McLaughlin

The UK government's furlough scheme is being wound down from today – should this be delayed or is it time to cut the cord? 0808 5 92 95 00 [Standard geographic rates apply]

Employers will have to shoulder more of the costs of furlough from Thursday as the government starts to wind down its flagship job support scheme. With about 1.5 million workers still on furlough, the change will affect thousands of firms across the country.
There has been pleas from businesses, trade unions and oppositions parties that it should continue.

Connie asks
The UK government's furlough scheme is being wound down from today – should this be delayed or is it time to cut the cord? 0808 5 92 95 00 [Standard geographic rates apply]

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