Local Councillor fears for pubs and restaurants

It’s been claimed that only one out of ten restaurants may re-open after the Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.


That’s according to Manorhamilton based Councillor and business man Felim Gurn.


The Independent Councillor who also runs a Bar in Manorhamilton expressed his concerns at this week’s information meeting of Leitrim Council which was held remotely.


Cllr Gurn fears that many rural pubs and restaurants will suffer a similar state to post offices and Garda Stations and as a result small town and villages will be desecrated: