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Thursday 31 July 2014


London pub wins English Heritage award

A 1930s art deco pub in London, which was saved from redevelopment by four local residents, was last night named among the winners of an English Heritage competition for preserving local heritage.

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Pub chief toasts bumper pay rise

The chief executive of pubs group JD Wetherspoon has been rewarded for another year of record sales and profits with a 30% rise in his pay and bonus package.

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 1 Comment »

Study finds tenants want out of pub ties

New research suggests that pub landlords are keen to call time on managed houses and being “tied” to one large company for their beer and other supplies.

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Pubs increasingly important in British lives

New research by the Campaign for Real Ale has highlighted how important British pubs are in people’s lives as they are increasingly used for social events.

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

Norfolk pub named Britain’s best for cider and perry

The Railway Arms, a small railway platform pub in Norfolk, has been named National Cider & Perry Pub of the Year 2013 by the Campaign for Real Ale (Camra).

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 No Comments »

WW1 woman enjoyed more time in the pub

Britain’s women dealt with the anguish of their men fighting on the World War One frontline by heading down to the pub, according to old newspapers that are now available to search online.

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 No Comments »

Punch sales up but profits down

Punch Taverns has announced a quarterly increase in earnings as drinkers enjoyed the July heatwave, but its pre-tax profits for the last year have slumped.

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 No Comments »

Pubs cut prices for Tax Parity Day

A number of pubs and high street restaurants are taking part in the kind of protest that consumers like to see as they cut prices in a battle against VAT.

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 No Comments »

Camra launches online pub guide

The Campaign for Real Ale has launched it first ever national online pub guide, which aims to help the UK public find the best pubs to suit their needs.

Monday, September 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

Three UK pub chains set sights on Ireland

The Irish press is reporting that three British pub chains are planning a move to Ireland and will be opening pubs across the country in the coming months.

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 No Comments »

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