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Monday 29 August 2016 loc: US


Pub leaves hilarious note for drunk customers leaving the bar

Residents complaining about noise from the local pub is not uncommon, but one pub is passively aggressively fighting back.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Sneaky pony gets Shet-faced in Kent pub

‘A horse walked into the bar’ could be the start of a joke, however in the case of one Kent pub, it happened to be true.

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Landlord renames pub Pokémon Arms

A landlord has capitalised on the current craze for capturing Pokémon by renaming his historic, grade II listed pub The Pokémon Arms.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 No Comments »

London council protects 120 pubs in UK first

Wandsworth Council has become the first in the UK to formally protect its pubs from being turned into shops or flats by removing permitted development rights on 120 pubs.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 No Comments »

UK pubs closing down at alarming rate of 21 per week

British pubs are being forced to close their doors because of expensive rent, high prices enforced by landlords and cheaper options from the supermarkets, according to research by CAMRA.

Thursday, August 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Wetherspoon founder loses £18m after Brexit

The founder of UK pub chain Wetherspoon, who donated £224,000 to the ‘vote leave’ campaign, has seen £18m wiped off the value of his shares following last month’s result.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Tim Peake welcomed home with roast dinner portrait

A UK pub chain has marked Tim Peake’s impending return to earth by creating a portrait of the astronaut made entirely from roast dinner ingredients.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Beer-drinking cockatoo barred from pub

A beer-drinking cockatoo banned from a Wetherspoon pub has become a regular at another after its landlord took pity on the barred bird.

Friday, June 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Symington helps open by-the-bottle Port pub

A UK-based pub chain has teamed up with Symington Family Estates to open a pub dedicated to serving Port by the bottle.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Pub fined £120k for illegally screening Sky Sports

A Surrey-based pub company has been fined more than £120,000 after it was found guilty of illegally screening Sky Sports in three of its premises.

Thursday, April 7th, 2016 No Comments »

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