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Late-night levy

Licensing changes slammed amid fears of late-night levy expansion

Proposed changes to licensing laws have been slammed as fears grow that late-night levies will increasingly become a first port of call for local councils.

Fears grow: licensing laws change is slammed

Paul Pavli: "Hit a sticky patch? Produce a new business plan"

Managing director of Punch's Mercury division Paul Pavli advises how to battle through tough times and turn a pub's fortunes around. 


"Micro-canned" real ale wins CAMRA accreditation

A "micro-canned" beer from a Bristol brewery has become the first winner of the Campaign for Real Ale’s new real ale accreditation.

Voluntary pubs code

Understanding the voluntary pubs code

New voluntary codes of practice for the operation of tied public houses for companies with fewer than 500 premises have been introduced. Here is what the codes cover

Food matching

The guide to cider and food pairing

Cider is too often overlooked in favour of other drinks when it comes to pairing dishes with food. But these brews have just as much a right to be drink alongside good eats. Jane Peyton reports


How to make: chef Josh Eggleton's apple & blackberry crumble

This traditional dessert by Josh Eggleton, chef-patron of the Pony & Trap, Chew Magna, will be a sound addition to any menu as the nights begin to draw in earlier. Extra points for serving fireside. 

Great British Pub Awards

Pub Awards: Best Turnaround Pub finalists

The full list of the Great British Pub Awards 2016, Best Turnaround Pub category.


Molson Coors offers free Christmas makeovers worth £2,500

Molson Coors’ wholesale and delivery arm will help a select group of lucky customers capitalise further on the 10% Christmas sales hike by offering free festive makeovers.


Greene King to hold its biggest coffee morning to date

Pubco Greene King has once again joined forces with cancer charity Macmillan to take part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning across its 1,800-wide estate.


Marston’s pumps £10m into new headquarters

Brewer and pub heavyweight Marston’s has pumped £10m into the launch of its new Wolverhampton headquarters

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