Greene King will permanently shut 26 sites and axe 800 staff amid the fall-out from the Covid-19 crisis and restrictions such as the 10pm curfew, it has said.
A family from Colchester says it is their ‘dream come true’ to be the new landlords of The Crown pub in Manningtree – adding it was an opportunity they couldn’t miss.
More than two thirds of pub patrons view visiting their local is a top priority post-lockdown and almost all of those doing so feel safe, according to a survey of 25,000 people.
A pubs and beer giant called for a massive VAT cut for the hospitality and tourism sector to be extended to booze as it began reopening premises in its home town of Bury St Edmunds.
The boss of pubs and brewing giant Greene King has welcomed the government’s easing of lockdown restrictions as “a welcome relief”.
Greene King has warned that “a number” of its premises won’t be financially viable or able to open for operational reasons as it unveiled a very different world for pub customers.
A pubs and brewing giant is set to write off millions of pounds in rent from its tied tenants in a bid to help them through the coronavirus crisis.
The boss of a Suffolk-based pubs and brewery giant admits he faces a number of headaches when he finally gets to reopen premises post coronavirus lockdown.
Brewery and pubs giant Greene King has strongly defended its decision not to blanket-waive rents for struggling tied tenants forced to shutter up because of the coronavirus crisis.