Boris Johnson promises £1,000 for ‘wet pubs’ hit by lockdown restrictions

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  • The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Boris Johnson promises £1,000 for ‘wet pubs’ hit by lockdown restrictions” – below is their description.

    Boris Johnson made a pledge to the hospitality industry, which he is hoping will convince reluctant MPs to back the Tiers today.

    He says there will be a one-off payment in December of £1,000 to “wet” pubs – pubs that do not serve food, and which are having to close in Tiers 2 and 3.

    This is in recognition of how hard they have been hit in what is normally “their busiest month”.

    For the latest developments as MPs debate the Tier system, click here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2020/12/01/covid-tier-system-vote-parliament-commons-brexit-news-latest/

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