More than 53,000 outlets sign up for Eat Out To Help Out scheme
Article Date: 2020-07-29
The government has said more than 53,000 outlets have signed up for its Eat Out To Help Out scheme.
The update comes as Eat Out To Help Out stickers and posters start to appear in the windows of restaurants, cafes, bars and other establishments across the country, with the government advising customers who want to take advantage of the scheme to look out for the logo.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak said: “Our restaurants, cafes and bars play a vital role in our economy, employing more than a million people. They have been hit hard by coronavirus, so it’s vital we do everything we can to help them recover. Our Eat Out To Help Out scheme is designed to get more customers through the door – protecting jobs by giving businesses the confidence to retain and hire staff. More than 53,000 businesses across the country have already signed up.”
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