Top Headlines

Allergen Legislation

Allergies: new scheme to help operators

Allergy UK has launched a new accreditation scheme aimed at helping UK operators cater better to customers with food allergies.

CPL buys ABV training as part of expansion

CPL buys competitor ABV training in its quest to expand. 

Wetherspoon's to invest £10m on Glasgow hotel development

JD Wetherspoon aims to invest £10m in developing a hotel on a plot of land vacant next to its Crystal Palace pub in Glasgow as well as developing the upper floors to the pub.

Locals celebrate as pub closed for almost three years reopens

Locals fought for over two years to save the Chesham Arms in Hackney. 

10,000 calorie 'Man v Food' style pub burger breaks the internet

Massive pub burger 'does a Kardashian' and gets millions of hits on facebook page.

Big Interview

'We tell people nicely "we don't do Carling"'...interviewing Purity's founder

Craft beer was no more than a glint in a hipster’s eye when Paul Halsey founded the Purity Brewing Company almost a decade ago. Phil Mellows finds out how he’s been keeping up with the pace.

Sky and BT Sport announce football fixtures

Sky Sports and BT Sport have announced the live football matches licensees can air at pubs in August and September.

Legal analysis

Checking closure powers

Only now are we seeing evidence of the provision of the ASB act coming into force.

Legal Q&A

Should I ban electronic cigarettes?

This week's legal Q&A includes commentary on electronic cigarettes and online betting websites.