By Nicole Conner For Mailonline
Published: 19:31 BST, 18 October 2020 | Updated: 19:39 BST, 18 October 2020
A father who took his girlfriend and seven children for a meal at his local pub was turned away because of the rule of six - despite living together.
Daniel Gough, 39, and his family were turned away from the Baldwin Arms pub in Hall Green, Birmingham.
He visited the pub on October 4 with his girlfriend Helen and his seven children, all aged between 14 and five months, but wasn't allowed to dine there.
Daniel Gough, 39, visited the Baldwin Arms pub in Hall Green, Birmingham, with his girlfriend Helen and his seven children, all aged between 14 and five months (pictured)
He said he explained to staff how the family were all from the same household and asked if they could be seated on two separate tables.
But Mr Gough told they wouldn't accommodate him due to his family being too large for the Covid rule of six.
However, the Government