Hospitality firms have accused Nicola Sturgeon of “shutting down” the industry in Scotland, with the Scottish government criticised for failing to consult before announcing fresh restrictions on trade last week.
Sturgeon warned of further restrictions in the coming days after she called on employers last Friday to cancel Christmas parties and urged people not to socialise over the holiday. She also announced that household contacts of confirmed coronavirus cases would have to self-isolate for ten days regardless of vaccine status or a negative test result.https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/omicron-variant-hospitality-slams-nicola-sturgeon-shutdown-scotland-p3gjxmwlv
What would these club owners and bar stewards have her do? Sacrifice a few thousand to death or long-Covid, in return for the short-term profits they do their best to avoid being taxed on and let a few parteee?
Who is the spokesperson for this industry. This guy?
Does Scotland have epidemiologists working in hospitality? Do the other 3 countries have none? Trying searching for reports of hospitality bosses trying to run pandemic measures in England, Wales in NI.
Why don’t BBC Scotland reporters ask folk like the guy above, what is the name for people actually qualified after many years of education, to search for the cause of disease, identify people who are at risk, determine how to control or stop the spread or prevent it from happening again. Can they even pronounce it?