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Cocaine sales ‘to hit record numbers this week’ as punters return to pubs

Cocaine sales are to hit record levels this week as punters return to pubs, it has been claimed. Dealers have been asking customers to book in advance and refusing to make small delivery orders, the Metro reports. David, a salesman from Birmingham, told of his dealer’s demands when he asked if he would be around […]

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Pub opening times for April 12 including Wetherspoons from 9am

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Britain's leading pub chains have revealed when they'll start pulling pints before boozers reopen next Monday. Around 15,000 pubs will open their doors across England for the first time in months from April 12. Only outdoor service […]

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Full list of businesses to reopen next week in confirmed lockdown roadmap

Boris Johnson has revealed the full list of businesses set to reopen as lockdown restrictions are eased next Monday. Brits will be able to enjoy the first pint outdoors in months as large swathes of non-essential retail are allowed to reopen from April 12. Mr Johnson told how he looks forward to lifting a pint […]

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Pub bosses call for street space to be turned into beer gardens to save boozers

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Many venues in the UK have a terrace, car park, garden or other areas for customers when they're allowed to reopen next month – but thousands don't. Only four in 10 licensed venues have available spaces to […]

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Brits may be forced to pay before they drink when pubs and restaurants reopen

Brits may be forced to pay up before they sup up when pubs open after lockdown. Thousands of bars and restaurants could charge customers in advance to avoid no-shows with many already fully booked up for months. Frustrated revellers have swamped venues across the country with reservations for tables in beer gardens and marquees as […]

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Pub landlord ‘visited by police after giving free pint to delivery man’

A pub landlord says he was visited by police for breaching coronavirus laws after he handed out a free pint to a delivery man. Colin Robinson claims officers popped by after he gave the booze away to a man who had dropped off beer. It came as part of the ongoing tough crackdown on Covid-19 […]

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Boozy Brits hit town for ‘substantial meals’ in first night out since lockdown

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Punters braved the cold last night to hit pubs and bars after they finally reopened across the country. Boozy Brits flocked back to their favourite watering holes to celebrate national lockdown restrictions being lifted on December 2. […]

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Govt rules out ‘vaccine passports’ for pub trips after Covid jabs are approved

Thirsty Brits will not need a ‘vaccine passport’ in order to guzzle their favourite pint. Michael Gove played down reports that punters will need proof of a jab to get into their favourite boozer. It had been suggested that a so-called passport would be needed for customers to get into pubs, restaurants and cinemas. Nadhim […]

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Brits can sink back pints without ‘substantial meals’ under legal loopholes

Brits will be able to enjoy a drink without a substantial meal in Tier 2 thanks to legal loopholes. When the lockdown ends on December 2, large swathes of the country will face new restrictions. Boozers can once again open their doors, but drinkers will have to leave once they’ve finished their meals. However, the […]

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Matt Hancock accused of breaking 10pm curfew after ‘tasteless’ Covid joke

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has been accused of ignoring the same coronavirus 10pm curfew rules he has forced on the country. A fellow Tory MP claimed to have spotted the Cabinet member drinking in the Commons Smoking Room at 10:25pm – not long after he made a cheap joke about the Government's test and trace […]