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England to take on Spain in UEFA Women's Euro 2017 this weekend

All eyes will be on the Women's England football team as they face Spain in the next round of the UEFA Women's Euro 2017. Catch this, as well as the final day of the Open Championship and pre-season football, this weekend.

Football: the England women'steam take on Spain this weekend

Niche sports can create 'something magical' in pubs

20-Jul-2017 - If pubs get behind niche sports such as handball, wrestling, netball and NBA basketball, it can “really add to their business”, according to leading managers in the trade.

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...

BT Sport keeps price rises below RPI inflation with increase of 3.5%

17-Jul-2017 - BT Sport has confirmed it will raise subscription prices for pubs by 3.5% from 1 September 2017, keeping it below the Retail Price Index (RPI) rate of inflation, which was 3.7% in May 2017.


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.

How ‘understanding the sports fan’ can boost pub sales

17-Jul-2017 - What sports fans want from their pub experience is to be offered a mixture of sport, atmosphere, and something different to what they get at home, according to MatchPint’s co-founder...

Weekend of sport revs up with Wimbledon final and British Grand Prix

14-Jul-2017 - With the Wimbledon final and the British Grand Prix, sports fans can look forward to a fantastic two days of sport on home soil this weekend.

Sport in pubs ‘clear way to drive footfall’ and add to bottom line

14-Jul-2017 - Rather than sport being a cost to your business, it can add to your bottom line, according to CGA Strategy’s commercial director.

Sports pubs see beer volumes up 58% for British and Lions Test Finale

12-Jul-2017 - Sports pubs that opened their doors early to show the British and Irish Lions Test series last Saturday (8 July) saw a 58% increase in beer volumes during match time.

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...

First televised matches of new Premier League season unveiled.

10-Jul-2017 - The Premier League season will launch on Friday 11 August at 7.45pm with Sky Sports covering new Arsenal signing Alexandre Lacazette’s first competitive game for the Gunners against Leicester.

Sky Sports announces new programme line-up across 10 channels

10-Jul-2017 - Sky Sports is expanding its service with two extra sports channels for its commercial customers.

Game plan: keep the drama on screen when you show football

10-Jul-2017 - In 12 August, the Premier League football season kicks off for another nine months of action bringing with it a lucrative sales opportunity for pubs located near football grounds or...

Slamming weekend of sport includes Lions finale and Wimbledon

07-Jul-2017 - This weekend is full of sport from the finale of the British Lions Tour, to the midway point of Wimbledon.

Sports pubs looking to benefit from British & Irish Lions Test finale

06-Jul-2017 - Pubs opening early for the British & Irish Lions third Test on 8 July will be hoping for another weekend of strong beer sales, after soaring drinks sales for the...

BT Sport secures deal to become ‘home of elite rugby’ until 2022

04-Jul-2017 - BT Sport has sealed a deal to live broadcast the European Rugby Champions Cup and the European Rugby Challenge Cup, starting with the 2018/19 season and running until at least 2021/22.

British & Irish Lions return for second Test match

30-Jun-2017 - Another weekend of sport will see the second match in the British & Irish Lions Test series in Wellington, as well as the tennis final from Eastbourne.

Sports pubs’ beer sales rise following opening Lions Test

29-Jun-2017 - Publicans who opened their doors early to show the opening British and Irish Lions Test match reaped the benefits, with beer volumes up 4% compared to the same Saturday last year.

British & Irish Lions 'roaring' to go

23-Jun-2017 - With the Lions ready to meet the All Blacks, the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and the final of Queen's Club tennis, the weekend is looking good for sports entertainment.

Scottish licensees ordered to pay £10,000 over illegal broadcasts

19-Jun-2017 - Two licensees in Scotland have each been ordered to pay £10,000 after being found to be infringing Sky’s copyright by showing Sky Sports without a licence. 

Rugby dominates this weekend’s sport

16-Jun-2017 - The British & Irish Lions' fifth match in the tour will be a scene setter for the big Test game against New Zealand on 24 June.

Sky price rise limited to 5% to account for spiralling business rates

16-Jun-2017 - Sky has revealed that it is to increase prices from 1 August 2017, but promised that no pub would see an increase of more than 5%.

National sporting rivalries dominate this weekend's sport

09-Jun-2017 - England face oldest rivals in cricket and football

Champions League final in Cardiff hits local pub trade

07-Jun-2017 - Cardiff publicans have reported that trade on the day of the Champions League final was slower than a typical Saturday, despite the match being hosted at the city’s Principality Stadium....

Champions League final is centrepiece of sporting weekend

02-Jun-2017 - The final of Europe's premier club competition can be shown by all pub operators this Saturday evening.

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