Recruitment Firm Accused Of Furlough Fraud

We all know someone who was required by their managers to keep on working whilst furloughed, despite it being against the rules.  Many companies did this so it’s good to see this BBC investigation which is probably just the tip of the iceberg. Secret recordings obtained by File on 4 and The Times newspaper appear […]

Numbers On Furlough Hit All-Time Low

Figures published by HM Treasury which cover the period to 30 June 2021 show the fewest number of people on furlough since the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme launched in March 2020. almost three million people have moved off furlough since March; more than half a million people left the scheme in the month of June […]

Furlough Numbers Fall To Their Lowest Level Yet

Furlough numbers have fallen to their lowest level this year, according to official statistics which confirm that the number of people relying on the scheme fell to 3.4 million. 1.3 million fewer employees accessed the furlough scheme in March and April according to new data showing our focus on jobs continues to pay off the […]