5 Things You Need To Know, Today, on Friday 28th May 2021

Episode 2437,  May 28, 2021, 05:19 AM

Retail sales have surged above pre-pandemic levels as customers returning to restaurants, pubs and cafes have driven a sharp rise in consumer spending.

However Boris Johnson has been warned by business leaders that a fresh package of economic support would be required if rising Covid-19 infections prevent the further relaxation of pandemic restrictions next month.