Now how do I get my money back for obeying the government and not travelling? Well, it applies to journeys in England booked after the 23rd November, as that was the advice given then.
National rail’s refund page states that their train tickets bought before the 24th November have normal refund rules with an admin fee applying, but you can freely delay your travel dates. Season ticket refunds are a whole new ballgame, the National Rail’s season ticket refund calculator helps.
It is great to announce some good news in these grim times. Robert Jenrick, the government Housing Secretary is proposing new laws to scrap ground rents for millions of households, and give them a new right to extend their lease to 990 years at a far cheaper cost.
In 2020 we either ended up with less money, as the pandemic caused us to lose our jobs, or we ended up with more as we didn’t go out socialising, going on holidays or just go shopping for the fun of it.
With Covid vaccinations now being rolled out across the UK, the government is hoping that people will be able to visit the high street shops, bars and restaurants without spreading the virus. Businesses will be able to get back to normal and they won't have to make redundancies.