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The Irish Pub – Conclusions

The economic realities were too complex for most old style pubs to survive in the new world. A fear of the breathalyser. The ban on smoking in public places. The temptation to sell one’s licence, at considerable profit, to a Dublin pub chain or European hypermarket. The stay at home culture of the 2020s … here are some reflections on all this and that.