More than one in three restaurants and hotels fear they might have to shut for good within the next three months as the sector is badly hit by a second lockdown.
An 11pm curfew has been announced for the hospitality sector in Northern Ireland.
Jobs at a north-east hotel could be at risk after its owners announced the "difficult" decision to shut.
‘We are desperate to be back in business’ – Nick Nairn and Tom Kitchin among industry names appealing to Nicola Sturgeon for support
Some of the biggest names in Scottish hospitality, food and drink have written to the First Minister asking for her support to prevent the collapse of businesses amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis.