JD Wetherspoon’s chairman has hit out at celeb chef Jamie Oliver and his chain of restaurants for driving up rent prices and in turn forcing out pubs.
The president of the UK’s College of Emergency Medicine has called the extension of pub opening times for England’s World Cup games “unwelcome”.
Rising rents and the ongoing boom in craft beer are threatening to put many of New York’s traditional Irish pubs out of business.
CAMRA has called on the Mayor of London to give greater protection to pubs in London, revealing that 90 currently close every year.
Pubs in England will be allowed to stay open for longer during the country’s World Cup matches after a consultation ordered by the PM deemed it an “occasion of exceptional national significance”.
UK pubs are becoming increasingly reliant on revenue from wine and spirits, new research has shown.
CAMRA is urging the UK Government to take action after figures revealed pubs are closing at an increased rate of 28 per week.
The landlord of a pub named UK “National Pub of the Year” has said the secret to getting the best out of his ales was to “talk to the barrels.”
A new report has stressed the “vital role” of beer and pubs in the UK, strengthening calls for a freeze on beer duty in this year’s budget.
An opposition day debate on UK pub companies will today be held in the House of Commons following mounting pressure to prevent continued closures.
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