Coronavirus: Woman starts new business during lockdown


A woman who set up a new business during lockdown has said it gave her independence and stability during the pandemic.

Vivienne Jade Read from Newport established a catering company and said it has gone from strength to strength.

The 26-year-old said working from home while looking after children proved to be “impossible” but it gave her the push she needed to follow her dream to work for herself.



BBC News