Title 'The Stay Inn': Britons are drinking almost double the amount of alcohol at home as they join friends for a pint online amid coronavirus lockdown Media name/outlet Mail Online Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 22/03/20 Description Professor Sir Cary Cooper, professor of organisational psychology at Manchester Business School, said: 'Brits love the social connection of going to the pub – but we can still get that connection in a virtual pub. It's still face-to-face.
'The best way to boost your spirits now is to talk to someone, and that can be done face-to-face over the internet while having a drink.
'This crisis is actually bringing communities together in new ways. In the long run, it will have positive effects on society.'
URL https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8139721/The-Stay-Inn-Britons-drinking-double-alcohol-home-virtual-pubs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490 Persons Cary Cooper