All news articles for December 2020

More required: cries of the grant 'not being enough' for wet-led pubs have been voiced across the industry

‘Token gesture’ £1k grant an ‘insult’ to pubs

By Nikkie Thatcher

The Prime Minister’s announcement of wet-led pubs receiving a £1,000 grant to help them through Christmas has been met with dismay from the trade, with industry leaders saying it doesn't go far enough.

Seasonal support: what support is available to pubs in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland?


What financial support is available to UK pubs this winter?

By Stuart Stone

Following Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement that England would be plunged into its third national lockdown in an address on 4 January, The Morning Advertiser rounds up what funding is available across the UK.

Alcohol ban: pubs cannot serve alcohol to customers in their venues but off-licence sales can continue until 10pm

Fury at pub alcohol ban in Wales

By Emily Hawkins

A ban on serving alcohol in pubs has been met with anger from publicans in Wales, who say it means their businesses are not viable.


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