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Pub trade opens up to young licensees

Excitement around craft beer and the opportunity to run their own businesses is bringing an influx of young entrepreneurs into the trade.

CCE launches Coca-Cola Life in pubs

Coca-Cola Enterprises Ltd (CCE) has launched its latest lower-calorie cola, Coca-Cola Life, into pubs and bars.

Beer Campaign

There's A Beer for That campaign moves into pubs

The There’s A Beer For That campaign is ramping up its on-trade activity with the launch of food and beer-matching initiatives in partnership with three pubcos.

Queen's Speech outlines legislative changes for pub owners

The Queen outlined government plans which will impact pub owners in her speech yesterday. 

Ye Olde Fighting Cocks keeps name despite animal rights pressure

Britain's oldest pub Ye Olde Fighting Cocks has no intention of changing its name despite pressure from animal rights group PETA, which wants the pub to be renamed Ye Olde Clever Cocks to reflect compassion for animals.

Smirnoff roll out new bottle for No.21 brand

Diageo is rolling out redesigned packaging for its Smirnoff vodka No. 21 bottle, to increase on-shelf standout on the back bar.

My Shout

Be proud - and loud - about our business

I spend a lot of time meeting with pub, bar and hotel owners and understanding their concerns and issues.

Star Pubs and Bars

Beer sales boost after Smart Dispense installation

A boost in beer sales following the installation of Smart Dispense systems has lead Star Pubs and Bars to expand the project.

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£175,000.00 - Freehold

Located in Northumberland, in a central and prominent position. Boasts public bar, café/lounge bar and...