The latest news and developments concerning the pub trade from our team of dedicated industry journalists
29-Aug-2014 - A Greene King initiative encouraging pubs to champion all things local has now reached 30 pubs.
29-Aug-2014 - Arkell’s Brewery has renewed its sponsorship of Swindon Town, signing a six-figure deal for the next three years.
29-Aug-2014 - Councils, health services, and police in Greater Manchester have officially teamed up to tackle alcohol abuse under a new strategy that includes the review of licensing powers.
29-Aug-2014 - A record fine has brought the total cost to licensees of illegally showing Sky Sports to almost £70,000 so far this season.
29-Aug-2014 - BrewDog, the Scottish brewer and pub operator, is offering a 15% discount to students at all its 17 UK bars between midday and 5pm on weekdays.
29-Aug-2014 - Publicans can now sign up to a new wi-fi accreditation scheme to verify that their business’ internet is properly filtered.
29-Aug-2014 - Marston’s staff will star in their own primetime documentary this evening.
29-Aug-2014 - Admiral Taverns has launched a workshop to help its licensees keep up to speed with red tape.
28-Aug-2014 - Leading figures in the Scotch whisky industry have added their names to a call for a no vote in the referendum on Scottish independence.
28-Aug-2014 - Yummy Pub Co is planning to open its sixth site “early next year”, the Publican’s Morning Advertiser has learnt.
28-Aug-2014 - Punch Taverns has stressed the importance of effective marketing as it praised eight pubs who have shown innovation in promoting events at ther pub.
28-Aug-2014 - Marston’s chief executive, Ralph Findlay, has become the first major industry figure to take on the ice bucket challenge.
28-Aug-2014 - Donald Campbell, sales director at wine and spirits merchants Inverarity Morton, has been announced as the new chairman of the Scottish Licensed Trade Association (SLTA).
27-Aug-2014 - Multiple operators Snug bars and Laine Pub Company have agreed to take part in Tax Equality Day on Wednesday 24 September.
27-Aug-2014 - Enterprise Inns has seen a record number of entries for its Community Heroes awards.
27-Aug-2014 - England cricket legend Mike Gatting was guest of honour at a Shropshire pub after the publicans won a competition run through the PMA.
27-Aug-2014 - The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said the use of e-cigarettes indoors should be prohibited.
27-Aug-2014 - An accountancy firm that serves more than 300 publicans and pub companies says it is targeting growth as it celebrates a takeover deal.
27-Aug-2014 - Greene King has exceeded its £1 million fundraising target for Macmillan Cancer Support by £200,000.
27-Aug-2014 - Three adverts posted on a Glasgow nightclub’s Facebook page, and one promotion on its website, have fallen foul of the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) code of practice for advertising to under-18s and encouraging excessive drinking.
26-Aug-2014 - The owner of a pub that has been closed for seven years has successfully appealed the listing of his site as an asset of community value (ACV).
25-Aug-2014 - From the opening of the football season to the latest on the upcoming industry Oscars, here are ten things you may have missed on the PMA website
25-Aug-2014 - It is becoming more socially acceptable to order alcohol-free beer at a pub, according to new research out today.
22-Aug-2014 - Pubs in Greater Manchester could face a crackdown on licensing from police and councils, following a new report that reveals excessive drinking costs the region £1.2bn each year.
22-Aug-2014 - Spirit Pub Company has launched a degree programme for its general managers as part of its ongoing partnership with Leeds Metropolitan University.
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