The UK government has announced that the majority of restrictions relating to Covid-19 will be relaxed on Monday, July 19 in England. This is a major date for many hospitality and spa businesses as they will be allowed to operate at full capacity once again, having spent many months on operating at 50% capacity or less.
Jennifer Young, founder, Jennifer Young Training School, offers her thoughts on the impact of ‘Freedom Day’ for the spa industry.
What does ‘Freedom Day’ mean for spas?
On July 6, The Telegraph reported that ‘Freedom Day’ will see end of a raft of legal obligations, including on face masks, with the public and businesses told to use ‘common sense’.
The Government has announced a lifting of restrictions in England, and soon they will ‘move away from stringent restrictions on everyone’s day-to-day lives, towards advising people on how to protect themselves and others’.