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'Unfair' rates rises set to cripple top pubs

Research into some of the UK’s leading operators has highlighted the “unfair and imbalanced nature” of the current business rates regime.

Breaking point: the ALMR looks at leading operators' tax rises

Greene King fined £24k after child's anaphylactic shock from dessert

Greene King has been ordered to pay £24,000 after an 11-year-old boy suffered an anaphylactic shock in one of its pubs after he ate a dessert containing egg.

Future Trends: Beer and Cider

Bad beer and cider hygiene must improve

Operators investing little or nothing in beer and cider hygiene training must change their ways or risk a severe drop in sales, a panel of sector experts has warned.

Pub helps provide villagers with superfast broadband

The current holder of The Morning Advertiser-organised Great British Pub of the Year Award is set to become the 'hub' of its village.

Former beer group chair John Grogan MP 'delighted to be back'

The former chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group (APPBG) John Grogan, the MP for the Yorkshire constituency of Keighley, said he would be taking an interest in beer and pub industry issues in the House of Commons on his re-election after a seven-year break. 

‘We don't need to go back to the days of stinking like a rancid ashtray’: Your reactions to pro-smoking group’s call to review smoking ban

Around this time 10-years ago pubs and punters were nervous for the future of their local watering holes – with good reason. The smoking ban was days away from coming into force which, as predicted, changed the dynamics of pubs permanently.

How menu hacking can help your pub

Menu hacking, a trend acquired from the US and Australia, is catching on in the UK. But why? Andrew Don reports

Maximising Sport in Pubs: book your place now!

Pubs looking to make the most from their sports offer are being offered a great opportunity to learn more at a fantastic event in London.

Coke launches profit-boosting perfect serve campaign

Coca-Cola European Partners has invested a significant amount in the launch of its Perfect Serve Training and Reward programme, which is aimed at boosting operators' soft drinks profits.

Property of the week

Shropshire Craven Arms: The Crown Inn, Clunton

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Situated in Shropshire’s Clun Valley and the picturesque village of Clunton, The Crown Inn is at the heart of...