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JDW will be first pub chain to show drinks calories

Calorie information for all pub giant JD Wetherspoon’s (JDW) drinks will be shown on its menu and website for the first time from next month.

Open: JDW boss Tim Martin wants customers to know what is in their food and drink

NWTC plans to roll out six sites a year

New World Trading Company (NWTC) boss Chris Hill told The Morning Advertiser he wants to open six new sites a year.

Mad new name and expansion plans for Red Squirrel microbrewery

Red Squirrel microbrewery has changed its name to Mad Squirrel ahead of plans to expand operations and produce its beers in new formats.

'It’s in our interest to have a really vibrant sector' – Heineken's on-trade director

While beer brands are the bread and butter for Chris Jowsey, he believes it is the pub where memories are made and the connection between brands and good times are a crucial combination.

Faucet Inn shelves plan to buy iconic gay pub

Faucet Inn has pulled out of talks to takeover iconic Lambeth pub the Royal Vauxhall Tavern – a move that has been welcomed by campaigners.

Heston Blumenthal to relaunch Michelin-starred Berkshire pub

Heston Blumenthal, owner of the three-Michelin-starred Fat Duck restaurant in Bray, Berkshire, will refurbish and re-imagine his one-starred pub the Hinds Head, next month.

Legal Q&A: DPS queries and personal licence holder presence

This week's legal Q & A looks into queries around a DPS being on more than one licence, what happens when a DPS goes on leave and a query around a personal licence holder being present.

Rugby in pubs 'just grips you' says rugby league legend Kevin Sinfield

With the most exciting Super League season in years now under way, rugby league legend and Sky Sports pundit Kevin Sinfield tells us who he predicts will finish the season as champions and why the place to see the action unfold is in the pub.