Pub rules for punters from July 19 including Wetherspoons and Young's

BRITAIN’S boozers can tear up Covid rules from July 19 when Freedom Day rolls out – but some are keeping a number of measures in place. Boris Johnson announced a showering of freedoms to be rolled out in two weeks' time, which includes ditching masks and social distancing. 🔵 Read our coronavirus live blog for the […]

Pub landlord who won Covid contract buys £1.3 million manor

Pub landlord who won a multi-million-pound Covid contract after lobbying his pal Matt Hancock buys a £1.3 million six-bed manor Alex Bourne, a friend of Matt Hancock, has bought Hundon Hall for £1.3million Bourne previously lobbied Matt Hancock as part of a bid for a Covid contract He met Hancock when he took over the […]

Pub and restaurant bosses hit out at 'absurd' Freedom Day holdup

Stranded in the last-chance saloon: Pub and restaurant bosses hit out at ‘absurd’ Freedom Day holdup after Boris Johnson cancels plans to fully reopen the country Freedom Day is pushed back four weeks to beyond the end of Euro 2020, July 11 Pub bosses warn of thousands of job losses and £1billion-a-week cost to industry […]