Shaftesbury Landlord Calls Time Following COVID-19 Uncertainties

The landlord of Shaftesbury’s King Arms is giving up the pub after nine years.

Uncertainty over the future of the hospitality sector has prompted Chris’ decision.

Chris explains how non-food, or ‘wet’, pubs like his play a vital role in the local community. But he feels that the government has been focussed on venues that serve meals. Chris explains why the Kings Arms is not a food pub.