21 March 2020 02:31
London pubs could be at risk as the coronavirus outbreak continues to surge through the UK, as they remain open to the public despite government advice against public gatherings. Officials may be forced to institute further measures against restaurants, bars and pubs if cases continue to surge. Are pubs closing this weekend? Closing pubs and other public places is the next step for the government to curb growing infections. Closures would be needed in London above most other places, as the city is currently ahead of the curve when it comes to COVID-19 infections.
Boris Johnson has announced cafes, pubs, clubs, restaurants, nightclubs, theatres, cinemas, gyms and leisure centres will close from tonight. READ MORE: Coronavirus: Will spring slow down the spread of the virus?