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Monday 21 April 2014


Pubs granted World Cup licensing extension

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”.

Monday, March 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Pubs toast rise in wine and spirit sales

UK pubs are becoming increasingly reliant on revenue from wine and spirits, new research has shown.

Monday, March 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Call to action as UK pub closures rise

CAMRA is urging the UK Government to take action after figures revealed pubs are closing at an increased rate of 28 per week.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Lancashire pub judged best in UK by CAMRA

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.”

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 1 Comment »

Report backs calls to freeze UK beer duty

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.

Friday, February 7th, 2014 No Comments »

MPs urged to protect pubs from closure

An opposition day debate on UK pub companies will today be held in the House of Commons following mounting pressure to prevent continued closures.

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Price of pint set to rise by 6p

Carlsberg and Molson Coors have announced a hike in wholesale prices meaning it could cost pubs that buy draught beer by the barrel an extra 6p per pint.

Thursday, December 19th, 2013 1 Comment »

Camra’s 2013 Pub Design Awards

The Campaign for Real Ale has announced the winners of its 2013 Pub Design Awards, with the first Newbuild award presented since 2006.

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Let There Be Beer to turn pub landlords into Parkinson

The Let There Be Beer campaign is giving pub landlords across the UK the opportunity to release their inner Michael Parkinson and interview a range of celebrities over a pint of beer.

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 No Comments »

Profit boost for UK pub group

Mitchells & Butlers, the UK pub group whose brands include Harvester, All Bar One and O’Neill’s, has announced that “resisting the temptation of unfocused promotions” has boosted its profits.

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 No Comments »

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