Pubs 'won’t be the same' as govt restricts indoor gatherings

By Paul McBeth | Thu, 19 Mar 2020


The government is working overtime with the hospitality sector to ensure they’ll be able to meet new rules banning indoor gatherings and events of more than 100 people.Health Minister David Clark today announced the extension of restrictions on mass gatherings to prevent congregations of more than 100 people at indoor events. The restrictions don’t apply to workplaces, schools, supermarkets or public transport.The government is working with the hospitality sector over the next 24-to-36 hours to develop guidance for the industry. Clark said the...