The chief of Glasgow’s Chamber of Commerce has warned that the move to level four restrictions in Glasgow will have a “devastating impact” on multiple industrial spheres in the city.
Stuart Patrick CBE also said businesses are being “switched on and off like light bulbs, putting livelihoods in serious jeopardy.”
Around 80,000 jobs in Glasgow city will be suspended as of Friday.
Stuart Patrick CBE said: “The immediate outcome of today’s announcement will be a devastating impact on non-essential shops, the entire hospitality sector, leisure and entertainment and personal services, with almost 80,000 jobs now back in suspension in Glasgow City alone.
“Once again businesses are being switched on and off like light bulbs, putting livelihoods in serious jeopardy. The lead up to Christmas is the time when small companies build up their reserves to survive, particularly in the early part of the following year when trade is much…