Government guidance for event organisers and venues in England has been updated and as expected places focus on risk assessment
Crowd restrictions have also been removed, meaning that events will no longer have their capacities capped
The letter comes the day after prime minister Boris Johnson announced that a final decision on activating Step 4 on 19 July would be made on 12 July.
It has welcomed the news that the business meetings and events sector could potentially fully reopen from 19 July
Addressing the public from Downing Street, 5 July, prime minister Boris Johnson said that once Step 4 is enabled, all restrictions would be lifted
Nine events were piloted in total, including a 500-person business event
The tourism minister Nigel Huddleston has told Conference News that the Government’s new Tourism Recovery Plan is a “good indication of the kind of things we want to do”
The Government has launched its Tourism Recovery Plan, but what does it really mean for business events?
The Government has unveiled its new Tourism Recovery Plan to help sector build back better from the pandemic, which includes benefits for the business events industry, such as investment in the sector around the Commonwealth Games