West Country Economy

Plymouth pub launches crowdfunder in bid to survive lockdown

The owners of a Plymouth pub say they hope the generosity of locals and regulars can keep the business afloat.

Swindon's successful bid for £25m sees 'bus boulevard' plans move forward

The funding is part of the Government's Future High Streets Fund.

Bristol's music scene 'unlikely to return to normal next year'

Councillor Nicola Beech said it is unlikely 2021 will see that moment "where the lights are switched back on and everything is back to how it was".