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Pubs will never fully recover from lockdown extension Youngs boss says

Written by on 16 October 2020

The head of a leading pub chain has condemned the extension of lockdowns announced on Thursday as “a catastrophe from which the pub trade will never fully recover”. Patrick Dardis, the chief executive of Young’s Pubs, said Britain’s drinking establishments had complied with Government guidelines throughout the Covid pandemic, resulting in pubs being safer than most supermarket aisles in the fight against the disease..