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Saturday 30 May 2015


Pub manager shot by lousy marksman

A man who accidentally shot a pub manager in Scotland while trying to hit a noisy pigeon that was keeping him awake has been jailed.

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Fighting Cocks pub is offensive to chickens

A group of animal rights activists is calling upon a historic UK pub to change its name from the Ye Olde Fighting Cocks, claiming it is offensive to chickens.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 3 Comments »

Travellers win pub ban discrimination case

A group of Irish travellers have been awarded £24,000 in compensation after they were banned from entering a Wetherspoon pub in north London.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Council calls for flattened pub to be rebuilt

A historic pub that was torn down without permission should be rebuilt brick by brick, a council has recommended.

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Pub knocked down without warning

A UK pub has been torn down without warning, despite the council rejecting an application to flatten the building and redevelop it into a pub and flats.

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Beer-stealing pig banned from pub

A pig called Frances Bacon has been banned from a London pub for stealing pints and headbutting its patrons.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 1 Comment »

‘Racist’ pub sign sparks row

A pub named “Labour in Vain” is embroiled in a race row over its use of a sign showing a black boy being scrubbed in a bath by a white couple.

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 1 Comment »

Gordon Ramsay loses £1.6m pub rent battle

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has lost a High Court battle over rent payments on a pub in London, landing him with an estimated bill of £1.6 million.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 2 Comments »

Pub sent gas bill for HRH Prince Charles

The owners of a pub named the Prince of Wales were left bemused after receiving a gas bill addressed to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Pub condemned for benefits booze deal

A Dublin pub has sparked controversy over a promotion that allows people in receipt of state benefits to take advantage of cut price drinks.

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 No Comments »

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