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Hospitality workers protest new Scottish restrictions


Hospitality workers protest new Scottish restrictions Leftover ice from pubs and bars has been dumped on the street in Glasgow in a protest by hospitality workers. It comes as temporary restrictions come into force, stopping the selling of alcohol after 6pm, for Scotland’s pubs, bars, restaurants and cafes outside central Scotland, though drinks can still be served until 10pm in outdoor areas. Pubs and licensed restaurants in five health board areas _ Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Lanarkshire, Ayrshire and Arran, Lothian, and Forth Valley – will be forced to close fully for all but takeaway service for 16 days from 6pm on Friday.The move was announced by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to help curb the spread of coronavirus. A further six coronavirus deaths had been registered in the past 24 hours in Scotland, taking the total to 2,544.

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