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Much-loved pub wins legal battle over noise complaints

A pub has won a three-year legal battle to be able to continue hosting live bands and musical entertainment

Winning Post licensee: 'this has disrupted my life for three years' (photo via Google Streetview)

The Publican Awards lands top gong at prestigious PPA event

The Morning Advertiser (MA) team was celebrating this week after The Publican Awards scooped a top prize


New UK MD for Molson Coors

Molson Coors has promoted its former European chief supply chain officer Phil Whitehead to managing director of its UK and Ireland businesses, The Morning Advertiser can exclusively reveal


Buckinghamshire pub famous for Chinese presidential visit sold to Chinese investors

The pub David Cameron visited with China's president Xi Jinping has been sold to Chinese investors.


MPs call for minimum unit pricing and lower drink-drive limit

Government will look at whether minimum unit pricing and a reduction in the drink-drive limit in England will help tackle drink-related crimes and health problems, despite rejecting similar plans in 2013

Rental survey

Free-of-tie rents in London increase 21% over five years

Fleurets annual rental survey has shown a 21% increase in rents for free-of-tie leases in London, with the average free-of-tie rent in the capital now costing £107,674.

Pubs code

MRO taken by just four Admiral licensees

Only four Admiral Taverns licensees have taken up the option of MRO since the legislation became law in July 2016, the company's financial results have revealed

Food Safety

Diners demand pubs be forced to display hygiene ratings

Public support is overwhelmingly in favour of legislation that would force pubs across England to publicly display their food hygiene ratings


Prostate Cancer UK’s favourite pub revealed

Cancer charity Prostate Cancer UK has revealed that a Cornwall pub as the winner of its favourite local competition.


‘Pudding in a glass’: Hawkshead releases tiramisu-flavoured beer

Hawkshead brewery has released a dessert-inspired imperial stout last week (Friday 2 December).

Property of the week

West Yorkshire: Function Venue

£695,000.00 - Freehold

Of interest to CORPORATE or PRIVATE Operators, large or single.    Very unique eight sided...