ALMR says new changes to police funding could lead to fewer pub closures.
Report also showed demand for wifi in pubs.
Mitchells & Butlers has reported like-for-like sales growth of 1.3% for the 43 weeks to 25 July.
BrewDog has secured sites in York and Norwich in its pipeline of 12 UK openings planned for the coming months.
Stalwart Ed Turner leaves along with ops director Mark Ashley.
A number of operators across the hospitality industry will be joining forces on Thursday (30 July) to raise funds for Live Your Life Day, a new charity initiative.
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Founder Martin Hayes announces site in London's Mitre Lane - in the shadow of the Gherkin building.