Tier three hospitality venues suffer 60% sales drop

Restaurants, pubs and bars in areas of the UK in the ‘very high’ alert tier saw their year-on-year sales slide by as much as 60% last Thursday to Saturday.

London Mayor calls for removal of 10pm curfew

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has called for the removal of the 10pm closing time for hospitality outlets in London now that Tier 2 restrictions apply.

Welsh Covid fire-break ‘devastating’ for pubs

Alistair Derby, chief executive of Welsh brewer and pub chain Brains, has called the 16-day Welsh 'fire-break' "devastating news", particularly after the effect of local restrictions introduced last month.

750,000 UK hospitality jobs at risk, survey reveals

A survey commissioned by industry bodies UKHospitality, the British Institute of Innkeeping and the British Beer & Pub Association has warned that 750,000 jobs could be lost without further financial support. 

New venue openings in London

October 14th, 2020

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