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M&B fined £1.5m after Christmas Day food poisoning prosecution

Managed pub operator Mitchells and Butlers (M&B) has been fined £1.5m following its conviction of a food hygiene offence which led to the death of a customer.

Personalised cocktails top Diageo’s drink predictions

Premiumisation and personalisation are filtering down to the on-trade drinks trends this year as Diageo hotly tips these to appeal to drinkers in 2015.

Award-winning manager of the Ship in Wandsworth to exit pub

Oisin Rogers, the award-winning manager of the Young’s-owned Ship in Wandsworth, south-west London, is leaving the pub after nine years in order to pursue “another project” with the pub company.

Perceptions chair Keith Knowles slams career advice as 'fundamentally flawed'

Perceptions Group chairman Keith Knowles has slammed career advice in the UK as “fundamentally flawed”, after a recent House of Commons report claimed that too many young people are falling “off the radar”.

Belushi's teams up with AFL Europe

Belushi's bars has teamed up with AFL Europe in a new partnership beginning on Australia Day.

Matthew Clark partners with Beer Marketing Awards

National drinks supplier Matthew Clark has partnered with the Beer Marketing Awards, which aims to recognise and celebrate the brewers, marketeers and creative teams behind beer brands with a presence and focus in the UK.

Pubs prove popular for Christmas Day meals

One in six adults in the UK ate out on Christmas Day this year, equating to eight million meals with a third of consumers choosing to eat in a pub.