Scottish booksellers shocked after Sturgeon delays reopening to 26th April

Scottish booksellers shocked after Sturgeon delays reopening to 26th April

Booksellers in Scotland have expressed confusion and upset over not being able to reopen until late April, after First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced her restriction easing plan on Tuesday (16th March). 

Scottish bookshops will not be be able to open until 26th April, in tandem with the reopening of all "non-essential" retail, including gyms, shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants, which will be allowed to serve people indoors until 8 p.m. By contrast, hairdressers and garden centres will be opening on 5th April.

In England, bookshops will be reopening on 12th April.

Rosamund De la Hey, ...

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