Offaly Publican Speaks About The Anxiety Of Covid Uncertainty

She says they're digging into their savings as they've yet to receive a government grant.

An Offaly publican says the anxiety caused by continued uncertainty in the sector makes her feel like she's having a heart attack. 

Owner of the Blackthorn Pub in Daingean Aggie D'Arcy is using savings to refurbish the premises, because no government grant has come through so far.

They expect to re-open on 25th September. 

Mrs D'Arcy says the fluctuation in covid-19 cases is causing sleepless nights:

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