Coronavirus: One in ten small firms have already begun plans to close after being hit hard by coronavirus lockdown

One in ten small firms have already begun plans to close after being hit hard by coronavirus lockdown [LINK]

ONE in ten small firms have already begun plans to close, sell or hand on their firm in response to the coronavirus lockdown, alarming research has found.

An additional one in five are planning to downsize their operations, according to a survey of 1,500 small firms by the Federation of Small Businesses.