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Alcohol guidelines slammed: boozing ‘no more dangerous than driving car’

Drinking guidelines have been slammed as the pub industry has responded to the government’s consultation on the issue.

Dame Sally Davies: Guidelines to assess risk not 'prevent people drinking' if choose to do so

Dogs: Two-thirds of owners put off pubs not friendly to animal

Two-thirds of dog owners are put off a pub if it isn't dog-friendly it has been claimed as a new award has been launched to promote pooch-loving venues.

Lancashire pub named in Good Food Guide’s top 50 UK restaurants

A Lancashire gastropub has been named as one of the top restaurants in the country by the Good Food Guide.


New film about men saving pub from writing Chick Lit

A director has released a film that was written in and stars his local pub in north Norfolk.

Learning from Mistakes

How I Learnt from My Mistakes

It’s never easy to admit you’ve made a mistake, but while people do feel stigmatised, fear of failure can often lead deeper ramifications. Here is some advice on why mistakes can often be a blessing in disguise.

New products

Navy-strength Slingsby gin

Ignite your gunpowder even if it’s soaked in gin, says independent alcoholic drinks company Slingsby with its newly-launched 57% ABV navy-strength variant of its Artisan Gin.


Winners of the Masters of the Famous Blend announced

Drinks company Maxxium has named the winners of its ‘Masters of the Famous Blends’ competition.

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