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• Just sad. Over 1,000 Irish pubs go bust because of recession

Just sad. Over 1,000 Irish pubs go bust because of recession

Drinks industry body claims high excise duty on alcohol making tourism less competitive. More than 1,000 pubs in Ireland have gone bust during the recession, the umbrella group for the drinks industry claimed today. The Drinks Industry Group of Ireland (Digi), which represents 92,000 employees in pubs, restaurants, hotels and off-licences, said the relatively high […]