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Sunday 23 October 2016 loc: US


Lancashire bar claims to be Britain’s biggest

A beer hall in Lancashire has set a record to become the biggest bar in Britain, its owners have claimed.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Spandau Ballet singer Hadley launches IPA

Spandau Ballet frontman Tony Hadley, singer of such 80s pop hits as ‘Gold’, ‘To Cut A Long Story Short’ and ‘Lifeline’, has launched his new beer, Moonstone IPA, with a series of surprise appearances at Nicholson’s pubs in London.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

US bar sells beer with prices that rise and fall like stocks

A bar in Lansing, Michigan has opened that will price its beer depending on the demand from its customers.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Landlord renames pub Pokémon Arms

A landlord has capitalised on the current craze for capturing Pokémon by renaming his historic, grade II listed pub The Pokémon Arms.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Victory for pub tenants as beer ties cut

The long-awaited Pub Code that will cut obligations for tied pub tenants in the UK to buy beer from their landlords, often at inflated prices, has finally come into force.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 2 Comments »

Queen visits her local after day at the races

The Queen surprised patrons at a Scottish pub last week after she and a small party stopped by for supper after a day at the races.

Thursday, July 14th, 2016 No Comments »

41% of UK pubs ‘still don’t offer wine list’

UK pubs are falling behind on their wine offer with the category increasingly missing out to craft beers and spirits, according to Crown Cellars’ first on-trade wine study.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Historically interesting pubs

Scientific discoveries, crime and punishment and the death of princes, a lot might have happened down at your local pub over the years.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 1 Comment »

Wetherspoons pub bans cancer sufferer

One of Britain’s biggest pub chains has banned a cancer sufferer who is going through chemotherapy unless he promises not to drink alcohol.

Monday, April 25th, 2016 No Comments »

UKIP pledges to raise drink-drive limit in Scotland

UKIP has promised to repeal the smoking ban in pubs and raise the drink-driving limit in Scotland ahead of the country’s upcoming elections.

Friday, April 8th, 2016 No Comments »

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