IT was the weekend that gave the hospitality industry a much-needed shot in the arm.

Bournemouth’s hotels saw “air festival levels” of occupancy over the hot bank holiday.

Coverage and comment on that strong start to the season leads off our round-up of the latest top business stories from the Daily Echo.

Listen to the clip below to hear business editor Darren Slade take you through the week’s key developments.

And to read the stories in full, click on the following links:

Hospitality saw the 'busiest weekend' since reopening

Amigo "considering all options including insolvency" after court case

Frankie and Benny's to close restaurant in Bournemouth town centre

What should I do if I'm furloughed and I don't think I'll be kept on?

The Echo Building's transformation into a modern workspace

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