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18.36 31 Aug 2020


A meeting between government officials and arts industry representatives to decide the future of the arts sector has taken place, and the idea of allowing live gigs without serving any alcohol may become a reality.

Newstalk reporter Josh Crosbie spoke to people in the industry to ask whether that's viable or even a good idea.


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