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Another iconic London gay pub closes

An iconic Chelsea pub has become the latest fatality in a long line of the city’s gay venues to have shut down.

Iconic gay pub: the Queens Head has closed

Punch strategy chief to quit role

Punch's chief strategy officer, Neil Griffiths is standing down from his role and will leave in November 2016.


Pubco New Moon in administration as two sites close

Upmarket northern gastropub group New Moon Co. has gone into administration following the departure of co-founder Paul Newman yesterday, The Morning Advertiser understands.

FACT prosecution

Leeds licensee fined £10k for illegal Sky use

The Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT) has undertaken a successful prosecution of a Leeds licensee for showing Sky Sports illegally.

TV Sport

Q&A: Staying legal when showing TV sport in your pub

The Premier League and Sky provide a myth-buster on the issue of copyright and showing football in pubs.

MA Property

How to avoid a dilapidations disaster

A dilapidations bill can be a crippling expense at the end of a tenancy. Can that expense be avoided by something as simple as keeping the pub in a good state of repair?

Great British Pub Awards

Pub Awards: Best Beer finalists - The Sheffield Tap, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

The Sheffield Tap is housed within the former Edwardian Refreshment Room & Dining Rooms of Sheffield Station.

Great British Pub Awards

Pub Awards: Best Beer finalist - Craft Beer Co, Clerkenwell, London

The Craft Beer Co offers a world-class beer selection in cask, keg, bottles and cans.

My Pub

My Pub: The Barge Inn, Honeystreet, Wiltshire

Surrounded by crop circles, campsites and canal boats, the Barge Inn attracts an eclectic crowd. The manager discusses the unique location, customers and offer of the pub.

Future Trends: Spirits

The origins of gin keeps consumers up at night

Gin drinkers are more concerned about where their gins come from than any other attribute, claims the makers of Slingsby. 

Property of the week

North Yorkshire Whitby: Freehouse with letting bedrooms

£30,000.00 - Leasehold

Superb destination public house. Excellent reputation. Successful restaurant 9 letting rooms with...