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‘Their future could be destroyed’: the global struggle for schooling after Covid closures

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Children’s mental health suffers as schools remain shut It’s been 18 months since children in the Philippines last set foot in a classroom. The country, which has had some of the world’s toughest Covid restrictions f...

‘We are pretty bruised’: UK cinemas bounce back from Covid closures

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Moviegoers are flocking to cinemas in numbers not seen since before the pandemic as the return of Hollywood blockbusters to the big screen fuels what theatre owners hope is the start of a post-Covid box office recover...

Ready, set, go: leisure centres plan to jump back in business after pandemic closures

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Lights blink along a sinuous race track which swoops past a Japanese-themed bar and food stall into Debenhams Wandsworth’s former beauty hall. Gravity – which already runs 17 leisure sites around the UK offering tramp...

HMV owner: UK must fix business rates or risk more shop closures

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The owner of HMV has called on the UK government to fix business rates or risk “a lot more vacancies” on the high street as he revealed plans to open 10 more stores this year. The music and film retailer, which is cel...

From classic to disposable: Gap UK closures reveal muddied identity

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The news that Gap is to close all 81 of its stores in the UK and Ireland will hardly come as a surprise to those in the fashion industry. Once a favourite of fashion insiders looking for classic minimal pieces without...

York Minster faces deficit of £2.3m after Covid closures in 2020

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York Minster is facing up to the catastrophic impact of the pandemic on its finances after recording a £2.3m deficit last year. Income at the cathedral plummeted from a surplus of £332,000 in 2019 due to low visitor n...

Punte & Spencer to step up store closures after £201.2m loss

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Punte & Spencer is to step up store closures after diving £201.2m into the red after clothing and homeware sales slid by almost a third during the high street lockdowns. Food sales rose by 1.3% at established stor...

‘Debenhams leaves a huge hole’: shoppers and staff react to store closures

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Debenhams may have been far from its heyday for some time, but the closure of its large department stores will still hit towns, cities and shopping malls around the country. By Saturday night, meer as 160 Debenhams ...

Pub and restaurant bosses lose legal fight over England Covid closures

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Hospitality bosses have lost their legal battle to force the UK government to bring forward the reopening date for pubs and restaurants indoors. A high court judge dismissed the attempt to bring forward indoor reopeni...

The smell of gum trees and rejection: the Australians locked out of ‘homeby Covid border closures

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“Whenever I come home, the first thing that always hits me is the light and the sunshine,” David Mack says. “New York has brilliant blue skies, but there’s something about Australian light. It sounds ridiculous, but y...

Cineworld makes $3bn loss as Covid cinema closures take toll

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Cineworld made a $3bn (£2.2bn) loss for last year, revealing the scale of the financial toll that months of cinema closures has brought to the world’s second largest cinema chain. The company, which on Thursday said i...

New York City exotic dancing clubs sue state over pandemic closures

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A group of New York City exotic dancing clubs sued New York state Thursday, saying it’s not fair that they’re being kept closed when everything from axe-throwing venues to bars with live music and casinos can open up....

US storm slams the Rocky Mountains, leading to airport and road closures

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A powerful late winter snowstorm intensified over the central Rocky Mountains on Sunday with heavy snow and wind leading to airport and road closures, power outages and avalanche warnings in parts of Colorado, Wyoming...

Frasers Group warns of store closures after ‘near worthlessbudget support

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Frasers Group, the retailer controlled by the Sports Direct founder, Mike Ashley, has said it will be forced to close stores and cut jobs after a “near worthless” support package on business rates in the budget. The g...