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Government considers ‘further support' for rates-hit businesses

Communities minister Sajid Javid has told MPs that he will work with the Chancellor to provide “further support” for businesses worst hit by rate rises due in April.

Support: Sajid Javid has vowed to help businesses facing steep business rates increases

BT Sport announces price freeze

BT Sport will not raise the prices of its subscription packages when the new business rates are announced in April, the broadcaster has confirmed.

Greg Mulholland tables early day motion on business rates

Liberal Democrat MP and pub campaigner Greg Mulholland has tabled an early day motion (EDM) calling for the Government to take action to cap controversial business rates rises for pubs and restaurants.

Tim Martin: pubs 'destined for further decline' without tax relief

JD Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin has hit out at the Government’s upcoming business rates rises and tax inequality, which will see his pubco hit with a bill of millions.

Mounting costs pose real threat to on-trade growth

Increasing food and drink prices, as well as business rates revaluations, pose immediate threats to on-trade growth this year, new research shows.

MPs to pull pints and make cocktails at Apprenticeship Showcase

More than 100 young people will challenge their local MPs' hospitality skills at the Apprenticeship Showcase next month (March).

Board restructure for CPL Training Group

CPL Training Group has announced a restructure of its board to reduce costs and highlight revenue opportunities.

Black Sheep founder cuts fine figure as a beer font

The Morning Advertiser looks at this week's top drinks products.

Chefs' Choice awards finalists announced

The finalists have been announced for the upcoming Chefs' Choice awards, which celebrate the highest quality products available from foodservice suppliers.

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