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Spending in pubs jumped as football fans viewed Euro 2020 clashes - Barclaycard

Jun 14, 2021 - The Independent UK

Spending in pubs jumped by 4.5% compared with the previous weekend.

Spending in pubs across the UK jumped by 4.5% over the weekend as football fans watched the Euro 2020 clashes, according to Barclaycard

The payments provider compared the weekend of June 12 to 13 with the previous weekend of June 5 to 6.

Supermarket revenues also increased by 1.9%, as people made the most of the hot weather by buying ingredients for picnics and barbecues.

This weekend's figures are hopefu...