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19 July 2021

Changes in Restrictions with England

Please click here for the latest on the changes to National Restrictions

4 November 2020 - Updated

National Restrictions in England from 5 November 2020

Please click here for the latest info

24 September 2020

New Regulations for Close Contact Business

Please click here to check this information for Test & Trace Regulations

13 July 2020

Government Announcement for Close Contact Services

As of 13 July 2020 Close Contact Services may return to work. Please Click Here for Information

9 July 2020

Reply from Department for Business, Energy & Industry Strategy - Date 9th July 2020

Please Click here for the reply

July 2020

July 2020 Update

Please click here for a summary of Government Guidelines regarding returning to work

11 June 2020

Return to Work Update

Please Click Here for update

1 June 2020

Emergency Treatments Update

Please Click Here for an update with regrds to Emergency Treatments

21 May 2020

Returning to Work Update

Please click here for latest newsletter, answering questions on returning to work

May 2020

Self Employment Income Support Scheme

Check if you can claim a grant through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

Click here for the Government Website

May 2020

Coronavirus Update (May 2020)

Please see the document here for the latest newsletter with Coronavirus in mind: Click Here


March 2020

Holistic Insurance Services

If you're insured by Holistic Insurance Services, they are offering to put your Insurance on hold and credit your account which goes towards your renewal. You just have to email them to request this. Please see link.

If you're with other Insurers, please check with them to see if they off the same service.

Holistic Insurance FAQ


March 2020

Coronavirus Upadate

Please click here for the letter sent out to all Members regarding the Coronavirus


September 2018

World Health Organisation (WHO) is including a chapter on China's ancient medicine programme in its influential book classifying thousands of diseases.

Click here to read more about this