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Saturday 26 July 2014

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Banker bets bonus on 400 flagging pubs

A former UK banker has bought nearly 400 struggling pubs believing he holds the key to returning them to profit and to reviving the British pub industry.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Pub staff risk blindness, warn doctors

Two staff who suffered “horrific” burns to their face and eyes while cleaning out a beer line have prompted doctors to call for tougher safety measures in Australia.

Monday, July 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Depardieu misses premiere after pub visit

French film supremo Gerard Depardieu was mysteriously unable to attend his film’s UK premiere in Edinburgh after a day spent sampling the wares of an Isle of Skye pub.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

Tom Kerridge attacks British pub model

British pubs need to adapt the way they do business or risk going under according to two Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Cruise and Becks spotted at local boozer

Regulars at a London pub were left starstruck this week when in strolled David Beckham and Tom Cruise, who joined their ranks for a quiet drink.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Heineken to invest £126m in UK

Heineken is to invest £126m on expanding its UK operations; £50m at its Manchester brewery, £58m at its Hereford Cider plant and £18m on its pubs.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Blunder sees pub mistake own Duke

Pub bosses have infuriated eagle-eyed history buffs by erecting a sign of the wrong Duke of York, rather than the one after whom the 18th century pub was originally named.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Queen confirms bill to protect pub tenants

The Queen has formally recognised a bill to introduce a new statutory code to protect tied-pub tenants in England and Wales.

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Pub tenants get protection under new laws

The UK Government has announced new statutory laws to protect publicans tied to large pub companies from unfairly inflated rents and excessive beer prices.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

10 of the best London beer gardens

There’s nothing like a shady beer garden to escape the summer heat of the city. Here are 10 of our favourite summer spots to get away from London’s hustle and bustle.

Monday, June 2nd, 2014 2 Comments »

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