Thursday 11th February 2021
The government aimed to build a bridge to see businesses through the worst of the crisis brought about by the pandemic. Craig Beaumont, from the Federation of Small Businesses, say, as it turns out, it was a very narrow bridge. That presumably means many have fallen off the sides, but on today’s podcast he talks to Phil Dobbie about how small business operators can see their way across, and the opportunities that lie on the other side. There’s also a look at the top stories in today’s papers, including how Amsterdam has overtaken the City for share trading volumes. And, a year ago, would you have even contemplated a day when the Prime Minister tells you that taking a holiday is illegal? How much longer will this go on for?