UK Government

UK to add levy on bottles and cans to reduce waste

The UK government is launching a consultation on a deposit scheme that could see a refundable charge added to the cost of single-use glass, plastic, steel and aluminium bottles and cans in an effort to reduce waste and increase recycling.

Rate of UK pub closures has slowed to two per day

The number of pubs closing in the UK has slowed to two per day after years of rapid decline, according to new figures.

Home Office considers banning 24-hour boozing in British airports

Airport bars in Britain could be subject to a crack down on opening hours, following a 50% increase in drunken flyers last year.

ALMR and BHA proposed merger will create “an immensely powerful voice for the hospitality sector”

Two major hospitality firms have announced plans to merge after months of speculation, creating an "immensely powerful voice" within the industry.

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