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Wetherspoon confirms the end of plastic straws

Wetherspoon will stop using plastic straws across its 900 pubs in the UK and Republic of Ireland by the end of this year, the pub chain has confirmed.

Aussie pub bars Danish Prince for not having proper ID

The Crown Prince Frederick of Denmark was barred entry to a bar in Brisbane because the royal didn't have proper identification.

Wayward pirates scupper world record attempt

A world record attempt for the most pirates in one place failed after "a few" of the 14,000 swashbucklers that had gathered in Penzance accidentally stayed in a pub and missed the count.

Admiral Taverns sold for £220m to owners of Magners cider

UK pub chain Admiral Taverns has been sold to the C&C Group, which owns Magners cider, in partnership with US investment company Proprium Capital Partners.

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