Builders Merchants Journal At the forefront of publishing to the UK merchanting industry for more than 95 years ... Home / News / Covid-19 lockdown closes merchant branches. Churches can stay open. ... Supermarkets, builders' merchants and garden centres can stay open. Fitting kitchens, redecorating, and other home improvement work which involves tradespeople (builders, plumbers etc) can go ahead during England lockdown. On Monday Boris Johnson announced that a new lockdown will be in place until at least February 15 when the measures will be reviewed ... – Churches can stay open. Following an emergency meeting of the Construction Leadership Council (CLC), which includes the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF), Andy Mitchell, the council's Co-Chair has released a letter confirming the news. Builders' merchants can remain open during the COVID-19 lockdown, as long as they follow Public Health England (PHE) guidelines, the government has confirmed. In his speech to the nation on October 31, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said workplaces in the construction and manufacturing sector should remain open for business. All non-essential shops, hairdressers and personal care venues must close as part of the new lockdown. Essential repairs and home moves to continue in Scotland during new lockdown. A new national lockdown has been introduced in England. Supermarkets, builders' merchants and garden centres can stay open. New Covid restrictions are in effect after England entered a new national lockdown, ... them a safe and nurturing place during this lockdown. ... Policing to be ramped up during new lockdown. ... builders merchants may stay open. ... pharmacies, garden centres, and builders' merchants may stay open. England went into a new national lockdown on January 5. Have your say in the comments below. ... and special schools remain open in the lockdown. In England, garden centres will be able to remain open during the country’s third national lockdown. Higher Education provision will remain online until mid February for all except future critical worker courses. Shown below is a summary of the BMF's Merchant members that reflects the best information we have about their open branches and deliveries (as of 4 November and subject to change each day of the crisis). The Prime Minister has urged the country to stay home and halt the spread of a new strain of Covid-19 ... allowed to leave home during nationwide Tier 4 lockdown. If Tier 5 is introduced, it could mean people are restricted to only exercising outside once a day - as was the case during the first national lockdown. The essential shops in Freshney Place open during lockdown Non-essential, retail, hospitality and personal care services must shut across the country until at least February 22 grimsbytelegraph Builders merchants have been classed as essential retail and allowed to stay open along with supermarkets and chemists. How will the new lockdown affect you? The new lockdown has also seen the government extend the furlough scheme for a month, which covers the salaries of employees where the business can no longer pay them. Every reason you're allowed to leave the house under new nationwide lockdown rules ... and pharmacies can stay open - as can garden centres and builders merchants. BUILDING merchants will be allowed to remain open in England as the country heads into a month-long lockdown from November 5. ‘Builders merchants will also remain open.’ ... Plumbers can also continue to work during lockdown (Picture: Getty Images) No work should be carried out … Covid-19 lockdown closes merchant branches ... Plumbstock, Qualplas and AC Roof Trusses branches with immediate effect. Will builders merchants have to close? During the nation’s first full lockdown in March 2020, such centres were not permitted to open. ... without a lockdown but rapidly identifying new cases and their contacts. Selco Builders Warehouse has confirmed all its branches will remain open as normal throughout the lockdown period. The Warehouse Group says 92 of its The Warehouse stores will remain open to the public during the four-week lockdown period. The BMF is surveying our members to determine their operational status in response to the COVID-19 virus. - Credit: PA. The government has announced the list of shops that will be allowed to remain open during the countrywide lockdown in the UK.. Boris Johnson ordered all … Picture: PA By Maddie Goodfellow @MaddieGoodfell2. New guidelines for fitters and builders working during lockdown; ... retailers are being told to close their showrooms by local authorities despite central Government ruling they can stay open under the new lockdown rules. However, ‘building merchants and building services’ can remain open, and this is the classification that saw Wren, and subsequently thousands of other KBB retailers, open their showrooms during the two national lockdown periods. ... Supermarkets, builders' merchants and garden centres can stay open. The Prime Minister has set out further measures as part of a lockdown in a bid to halt the spread of coronavirus. Hardware outlets, builders' merchants and outlets that sell hardware products, sanitation and farming tools, supplies and equipment can stay open. The new coronavirus lockdown restrictions brought into Wales will take the country back to the earlier rules in March. Essential retailers, which include supermarkets, pharmacies, garden centres, and builders’ merchants, may stay open. Government tells builders’ merchants: get back to work 25 Mar 20 The government has told builders’ merchants that they are an essential service and need to stay open during the Covid-19 pandemic. As a second lockdown for England looms, the Construction Leadership Council has confirmed that the construction industry can stay open. BUILDING merchants will be allowed to remain open in England as the country heads into a month-long lockdown from November 5. Construction sites will continue to operate during the latest lockdown which will be in force until at least the middle of February. … Is my local builders merchant open? ... - Churches can stay open. According to the government's website, there are changes to which businesses and services can remain open compared to the first lockdown in March 2020. 10 Boris Johnson announces new national lockdown; ... 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