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A campaign aimed at the 3,500 pubs across Ireland which had been expecting to reopen next week,
The majority of pubs will now have to keep their doors shut for a minimum of 168 days…
…which represents 46% of a year.
The LVA and the VFI said the “sympathy” being expressed by the Government figures will not save pub businesses or jobs.
This is the second time in three weeks that the Government has delayed the reopening of the pubs. The Government is also yet to publish the guidelines for how these pubs will be expected to operate…..