Staff left without support as businesses temporarily shutdown so COVID-affected contacts can isolate

Chris Pedler
By Chris Pedler
January 20 2022 - 1:30am
The Metropolitan Hotel owner Andrew Lethlean said the current pandemic situation is the toughest for hospitality businesses. Picture: BRENDAN McCARTHY

WORKERS are being left without financial support as businesses opt for a seven-day shutdown amid rising COVID-19 cases.

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Chris Pedler

Chris Pedler

Journalist and entertainment writer

Chris has been with the Bendigo Advertiser for more than 10 years. He has great passion for the performing arts and is very supportive of the Bendigo live music scene. Outside of the news world Chris plays golf and, regardless of the result, loves watching St Kilda play in the AFL. He loves community theatre and has performed on stage with the Bendigo Theatre Company and worked with Baldrick himself, Tony Robinson. Story tips: chris.pedler@austcommunitymedia.com.au