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Sky Sports offenders face unlimited fines

Licensees that are convicted for dishonestly showing Sky Sports matches without a commercial agreement will now be subject to an unlimited fine that was previously capped at £5,000 per offence.


Adjudicator for pubs code by May 2016

A pubs code adjudicator will be in place by May 2016 at the latest, the Government has confirmed.

Funding boost for communities looking to take over pubs

The Government has boosted funding available for community groups looking to take over local assets — including pubs — to the tune of £200,000.

Dark Star Brewery to grow pub company

Dark Star Brewery is to develop its own pub estate – with a target of growing it to 20 sites in the next five years.

Enterprise offers tenants new entertainment service

More than 500 Enterprise Inns publicans have signed up for a new live music service that enables them to find and book local artists through an online portal.


Camerons sponsors Mount Everest climb

Camerons Brewery has announced that it will sponsor a Hartlepool adventurer £2,000 to climb Mount Everest, to raise funds for the Dreams Come True charity.


Brighton council to recommend policies to protect live music pubs

Brighton & Hove City Council is to set up a working group to examine the threats to live music venues from noise complaints, following a successful campaign by the city’s music supporters.

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