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New pub entries on Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies list

Pub employers have made a strong showing in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies To Work For 2017 list, with several new entries from the industry.

High climber: Oakman Inns & Restaurants has stormed up the rankings

Business rates revaluation: furore over rises

With pubs facing a perfect storm of rising costs, the prospect of unprecedented hikes in rates bills has released a wave of resentment among licensees, some of whom are fearful for the future of their businesses.

Bud Light launches in the UK

AB InBev has announced the launch of Bud Light to the UK in response to "growing demand".

Big Interview

Camden Town boss on criticism, investment and innovation

Camden Town Brewery faced criticism of ‘selling out’ when it agreed to a takeover by AB InBev in 2015, but founder Jasper Cuppaidge reveals the brewery always had plans to expand as the company moves into a bigger brewhouse 10 miles from its original base.

Irish craft brewery Brú eyes UK pub estate

Republic of Ireland craft beer brewery Brú plans to open three sites in the UK this year, The Morning Advertiser (MA) has learned. 

Huge fine over illegal Sky Sports for ex-licensee of Birmingham pub

The ex-licensee of a pub on the doorstep of Aston Villa’s ground, Villa Park, has been fined almost £50,000 for showing sport illegally.

Brooklyn Brewery to launch limited edition sour beer

Brooklyn Brewery is set to launch its sour beer, Bel Air Sour, across the UK.

Ex-Potting Shed and Rectory couple set up Welsh food pub

The couple behind famous Cotswolds pub and boutique hotel the Potting Shed and the Rectory have set about transforming a Welsh village pub into a food destination.

Full-time Fletch on Claudio Ranieri’s sacking from Leicester

Leicester’s decision to sack title-winning manager Caludio Ranieri is absolutely appalling yet sadly symptomatic of the modern game.

Property of the week

Norfolk: The Hunny Bell

£20,000.00 - Tenancy

A unique, long term tenancy opportunity to operate an extremely attractive country pub in North Norfolk – No...