Decision to keep wet pubs closed a huge blow – Harley

The Treasurer of the Donegal Branch of the Vintners Federation of Ireland says the decision to keep wet pubs closed is a huge blow.

Last evening, Taoiseach Micheal Martin announced that from Friday, restaurants and pubs that serve food will be allowed to open.

Councillor Martin Harley says the reopening of wet pubs would have helped avoid the congregation of people in a smaller number of venues: