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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.

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.


Protz: The Old Poets' Corner shows creativity works

Roger Protz visits a Derbyshire pub which has succeeded with a name change and a new range of beers.