For a while, the secrecy behind the siblings added to their mystique. But now there is a danger that people will think they have something to hide.
Marston has no reason to call the time
If you’re not convinced the government has it for pubs, consider this little snippet: The Chancellor has cut subsidies for pubs stranded in level 3 lockdown areas to a third of what they were during the March lockdown.
With the most severe level of restrictions affecting the Northwestern areas exclusively, it mocks the so-called leveling program. The industry is reeling from the introduction of tougher measures such as the 10pm curfew and table-only service, barely getting back on its feet after the lockdown.