• Cumbria Hospitality & Tourism reopens with staff shortage issue

    24 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Even though the recruitment challenge of Cumbria is not something new, now the problem has heightened due to several factors including:
    Changes in post-Brexit immigration policy - removing many overseas workers' rights to work in the UK. Staff moving on during the pandemic. The present restrictions related to travel preventing those who can work lawfully in the country being able to return. Many businesses hiring at the same time.
    Research from the county's official Destination Management Organisation pinpoints the fact that in April, almost 34% of businesses were quite worried about staff...
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