News

Local business owners left 'heart-broken' by decision to close hairdressers, restaurants, and pubs from Thursday

Dec 22, 2020 17:12 By News Northern Sound
Local business owners left 'heart-broken' by decision to close hairdressers, restaurants, and pubs from Thursday Local business owners left 'heart-broken' by decision to close hairdressers, restaurants, and pubs from Thursday
Share this article

Business owners in Monaghan have been left "heart-broken" by today's announcement that restaurants, pubs, hairdressers, beauticians, cinemas and galleries will all have to

Business owners in Monaghan have been left "heart-broken" by today's announcement that restaurants, pubs, hairdressers, beauticians, cinemas and galleries will all have to close from 3pm on Thursday.

Non-essential retail is allowed to stay open but January sales events must be deferred.

Siobhan McKee of Picasso Hair Salon in Castleblayney, questioned why non-essential retail can remain open when hairdressers cannot:

Advertisement

Meanwhile, Eileen Gormley, owner of Eileen's Tea Room in the town, said the restrictions will be very tough on elderly people who use premises such as hers to socialise:

Share this article
Advertisement
Advertisement

NorthernSound Newsletter

Sign up now to keep up to date with the latest news.

Processing your request...

You are subscribed now! please check your email to confirm your subscription.