British pubs have survived wars, floods, fires and more than one plague. But can they survive the coronavirus pandemic? On the eve of England’s second national lockdown, statistics journalist Federica Cocco crunched the numbers. See if you get the FT for free as a student ( or start a £1 trial:

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