Wednesday, July 22, 2009
The BBC reports that an average of 52 pubs are closing per week. Fifty-two! To put that in perspective, in 2006 an average of only two pubs closed per week, with the number of new ones opening being comparable. The numbers this year represent an actual marked decrease in the number of neighborhood pubs. The primary cause is the global recession. suxorz.
Posted by James Sweet at 8:50 AM