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Fuller’s managed lfls grow 6.6%

Fuller’s has said it has made a “good start” to the year, with like-for-like sales across its managed estate up 6.6% for the 16 weeks from 2 April to 22 July 2017, aided by the “perfect weather”.

Very pleased: Fuller’s has said it has made a “good start” to the year

Brakspear creates a buzz for bee campaign

24-Jul-2017 - Brakspear has raised £2,890 for a Friends of the Earth campaign to help save Britain’s bees. 

Hawthorn Leisure reveals 'strong' third year results

21-Jul-2017 - Hawthorn Leisure, the Avenue Capital-backed pub operator, saw group EBITDA increase 10.1% to £9m in the year to 25 December 2016, its third year of “significant growth” since its creation in May 2014.

Pub Skills: How pubs can add to their bottom line with employee engagement

20-Jul-2017 - Employee engagement can help pubs be more profitable, according to industry insiders, as “happy staff equal happy customers”.

Special feature: The lessons of Upton Park

20-Jul-2017 - East End pubs around the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, lived and died by their claret and blue credentials, so it’s little wonder a year after West Ham upped sticks...

Crowdfunding page set up to save Cornish pub

19-Jul-2017 - A local has set up a crowdfunding page on behalf of licencees to raise enough money to buy their pub to save it from being closed and prevent their family...

Big Interview: Be At One's Steve Locke and Andrew Stones

18-Jul-2017 - Be At One’s Steve Locke and Andrew Stones reveal how speedy yet great cocktails have been the basis for a business that is still keeping the party going.


Stonegate attributes £500k worth of sales uplift to Lions tour

17-Jul-2017 - Stonegate Pub Company made half a million pounds by opening up early to show the British and Irish Lions tour, its chief executive has told The Morning Advertiser.

Stonegate boss welcomes pubs minister appointment

14-Jul-2017 - Stonegate Pub Company chairman Ian Payne has congratulated the Government on appointing a pubs minister following his call to urgently confirm an appointment.

NWTC to launch new brand of pub in Birmingham

13-Jul-2017 - The New World Trading Company (NWTC) has announced it will be launching an all-new brand of pub, and its second Birmingham site, next month.

London pub sales up despite fears over the impact of the London Bridge terror attack.

13-Jul-2017 - London pubs saw like-for-like sales grow 2.4% in June.

Private equity firms bidding for Admiral

13-Jul-2017 - A number of private equity bidders are in the running to acquire Admiral Taverns, the c800-strong Cerberus-backed pub group.

Northern pub chain Beerhouses buys sixth site

12-Jul-2017 - Beerhouses, the five-strong pub chain in Yorkshire and Cheshire, has purchased the Symposium pub in Idle, Bradford, from Market Town Taverns (MTT).

Albion and East to open Brixton-based bar and restaurant

11-Jul-2017 - Albion and East is to unveil its second London site this autumn.

Young's reports like-for-like sales increase

11-Jul-2017 - Young’s has reported like-for-like sales in its managed houses up 8.6% in the first 13 weeks of the year, with revenues for the division up 10.8%.

My Pub: GBPA sports pub winner 2016, Famous Three Kings

10-Jul-2017 - You can leave the sports pub management stereotypes at the door when you walk into award-winning Stonegate pub Famous Three Kings. General manager Paul Eastwood talks about the pub that...

Wickwar Wessex acquires Cascade pub estate

07-Jul-2017 - Wickwar Wessex Brewing Company has announced the acquisition of Wiltshire-based Moles Ales and the six-strong Cascade pub estate.

London-based LGBT+ venues halve within a decade

06-Jul-2017 - The Mayor of London is urging pubcos to sign up to a new charter aimed at safeguarding LGBT+ venues in the capital after research revealed they had more than halved...

Robinsons Brewery invests £500,000 for pub revamp

06-Jul-2017 - A Cheshire pub has reopened sporting a new ‘contemporary country pub look’ following a refurbishment exceeding £500,000.

Stonegate Pub Company reopens its 'pub on the Thames'

06-Jul-2017 - Stonegate Pub Company has officially re-opened the Tattershall Castle, “the pub on the Thames”, following extensive works.

Heineken launches compact draught dispense system

06-Jul-2017 - Heineken is launching a new compact draught dispense system for areas in pubs that cannot readily be served from the cellar, enabling licensees to offer “consistently great-quality cold draught beer”.

Hall & Woodhouse sells Old Brewery for housing redevelopment

04-Jul-2017 - Hall & Woodhouse has sold the Old Brewery, which is part of its brewery site in Dorset, to the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).

Future Trends: Beer and Cider

The future of craft beer: fruit?

03-Jul-2017 - Sales of fruit beer in the US’s well-established craft beer market account for 13% of total craft sales, which can be matched here in the UK, according to a leading...

Anglian Country Inns acquires eighth pub

23-Jun-2017 - Anglian Country Inns has brought in investors from outside the Nye family for the first time to acquire its eighth site the Redcoats Farmhouse Hotel & Restaurant between Hitchin and...

Shepherd Neame honours its pub of the year

23-Jun-2017 - The Belle Vue Tavern in Pegwell Bay, Kent, has been named as the Shepherd Neame pub of the year.

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