BREAKING: 730,000 jobs lost since lockdown began

Company payrolls have fallen by 730,000 since the start of the pandemic as the UK braces for an acceleration in unemployment.

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During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

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