Members Tools & Information
This page is dedicated to tools for our members during COVID-19 throughout the United Kingdom. The NFRN are here to help and will provide regular updates and information for members on this page.
From today, 24th July 2020, the wearing of face masks is compulsory within retail premises in England.
There are just days left to apply – or nominate someone else – for the NFRN’s Shop Local Shop Little Heroes awards.
Following the decision by the Scottish and English governments to make the wearing of face masks compulsory within stores, the NFRN has created guidance for members, so they better understand the new legislation and can communicate the new policy with customers.
From 24th July 2020 customers in England will be required to wear a face mask when inside retail premises.
Some NFRN members are finally able to reopen their stores for the first time since lockdown was imposed. Find out how members have adapted their stores and how business has been since they reopened their doors.
National President Stuart Reddish has made a personal appeal to the Prime Minister to scrap Sunday trading laws. Now we want you to make your voice heard too!
News UK has become the latest company to back the NFRN’s Covid-19 Hardship Fund.
A leading independent retailer has made an impassioned plea to Prime Minister Boris Johnson to scrap his plans to suspend Sunday trading laws to kick start the economy amid the coronavirus crisis.
Despite many retailers staying open during the Covid-19 pandemic, as all retail is allowed to reopen from the 15th June, ensure your business is prepared and taking the proper precautions by following our Covid-19 risk assessment guide.
NFRN’s Chief Operating Officer, Greg Deacon, appeared on the Wear Business podcast earlier this week discussing how adaptability, innovation and communication are needed for the Covid-19 fightback.
The Metropolitan Police have set out to tackle cyber crime in London as businesses begin to use computers and the internet much more.
The NFRN have received lots of amazing applications for the Shop Local, Shop Little Heroes award and we want to highlight some fantastic examples of customer service and community spirit.