Belfast Telegraph

JD Wetherspoon boss makes EU message clear on new beer mats

By Alan Jones

The Northern Irish founder of pub company JD Wetherspoon has printed 200,000 beer mats bearing a hard-hitting message urging the UK to leave the EU.

They will be available in its 920 UK pubs - including nine in Northern Ireland - in the run-up to the June 23 referendum.

The beer mat has a message on both sides, which is signed by Wetherspoon founder and chairman Tim Martin, a strong believer in leaving the EU.

Mr Martin, a former pupil of Campbell College, said: "The Government has paraded a number of financial institutions in front of the public, who have, in my view, grossly distorted our financial prospects in the event of a Brexit."

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