Vintners Federation wants all pubs to re-open on December 1st

The Vintners Federation of Ireland wants ALL pubs to be allowed open from December 1st.

It doesn’t believe it would be good for them to close at 10pm as speculated, when level 5 restrictions are lifted.

It thinks shutting them early would lead to more house parties.

VFI chief executive, Padraig Cribben, says pub owners want people to be served inside: