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JD Wetherspoon reaches £10m fundraising milestone

JD Wetherspoon has announced a fundraising milestone, after reaching £10m raised for its chosen charity CLIC Sargent.

Punch Taverns announces new chief executive

Punch Taverns has appointed Duncan Garrood, former president of food at international franchise operator MH Alshaya, as its new chief executive.

Majority of firms support locally-set business rates

More than two-thirds of UK businesses agree that councils should be able to set business rates locally, a national poll has revealed.


Beckham kicks off Haig Club London residency

David Beckham welcomed guests last night (1 March) to the first evening of the Haig Club residency in London - part of Diageo's plans to promote the single grain whisky brand. 

Catford Bridge Tavern will still re-open following fire, confirms owner

The owner of a south-east London pub that was damaged by a fire last night said it plans to re-open the premises this year.

Butcombe appoints new director of brewing

Butcombe Brewery has appointed Stuart Howe as director of brewing – the first appointment since Liberation Group acquired the company at the end of last year.