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Conman ‘scamming licensees’ through fake pub guide promise

A publisher of UK pub guides and maps from Liverpool has warned publicans a conman is ripping off licensees across the country by trading under his name.

Conned: the fraud has been taking place for around eight years, according to Carroll

London mayor’s 24-hour vision aims to boost night-time economy

Pubs in the capital can expect to receive a boost in trade as Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has pledged he will plan for the city’s nightlife in the same way he does for daytime activities, as part of a newly launched 24-hour vision for London.

Bar deals with customer TripAdvisor review in the best possible way

A popular bar in Bristol has responded to a customer's criticism on TripAdvisor by naming a cocktail after his review. 

Brewdog to build new brewery in Australia

International brewery and bar chain-owner BrewDog has announced it intends to build a third brewery in Australia.

JDW pub kitchen forced to shut after ‘pests’ found in nearby bins

Pests, thought to be maggots were discovered in nearby bins to a JD Wetherspoon (JDW) pub in Gloucestershire, forcing the kitchen to close temporarily. 

How to avoid rat and other pest infestations in your pub

Preventing rubbish build-ups and filling up gaps in walls and floors are just two of the ways pub landlords can prevent rat and other pest infestations, according to a leading hygiene expert.

Frozen food: thawing profit opportunities

The stigma around frozen food is melting and operators should look at the segment to cut their costs and still deliver a great quality meal. Nikkie Sutton reports.

The Alchemist has stopped offering plastic straws

A bar and restaurant chain is attempting to ditch straws in a bid to help save the environment.

Christmas comes early for Bristol pub

A publican has “bookings coming out of her ears” for the festive season after putting up a fully-decorated Christmas tree – five months early.

Fuller’s managed lfls grow 6.6%

Fuller’s has said it has made a “good start” to the year, with like-for-like sales across its managed estate up 6.6% for the 16 weeks from 2 April to 22 July 2017, aided by the “perfect weather”.

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