Mum of six Gemma Davies, 32, and husband Paul, 34, rarely go for restaurant meals because they simply cannot afford it.
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Nevertheless, chains such as Harvester and Pizza Hut have said they will be running the promotion next month after it ends on August 31.
This week, members of the public launched an online petition to extend the Eat Out to Help Out scheme throughout September, however, the Chancellor has repeatedly refused an official extention.
Revealing her savings, Gemma says one meal at a pub should have cost the family 72 but it was reduced by 32 to 40 under the scheme.