All news articles for November 02, 2015

Strong investment seen in capital freeholds

Property

Strong investment seen in capital freeholds

By Nick Lyell

Nick Lyell explains the slight reduction in average London pub yields in the freehold market and why there is still such huge demand from a multitude of investors.

Changes to late-night refreshment rules

Legal advice

Changes to late-night refreshment rules

By Poppleston Allen

If you have ever made a licence application within a cumulative impact zone, you would be forgiven for thinking that your local takeaway has one of the highest crime rates in your area.

It's your time to stand out from the crowd

Publican Awards 2016

It's your time to stand out from the crowd

By PMA

With the deadline fast approaching, now’s the time to enter one of the pub sector’s most prestigious events — the Publican Awards 2016.

Brakspear buys Warks site from City Pub Co

City news

Brakspear buys Warks site from City Pub Co

By MC Allegra FS

Brakspear has secured its sixth managed site after acquiring the Church Street Townhouse in Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, from City Pub Co.

Urban Leisure Group plans major London expansion

City news

Urban Leisure Group plans major London expansion

By James Wallin, MC Allegra FS

Adrian Hartley, the newly appointed managing director of London-based Urban Leisure Group, has told M&C Allegra Report that the group will open five sites in six months — with a sixth planned for the end of 2016.

Greene King will reduce brands, analyst claims

City News

Greene King will reduce brands, analyst claims

By MC Allegra FS

Leading analyst Jamie Rollo, of Morgan Stanley, has said he believes Greene King will look to achieve synergies from the integration of Spirit Pub Company through simplification and improvement of brands.

Heinz winter warmer competition hots up

Heinz competition

Connecting to the community

By Nicholas Robinson

Independent pubs and restaurants that consider themselves to be at the heart of their community could win a total of £50,000 in prizes in Heinz’s Heartwarming Heroes competition, which is supported by the Publican’s Morning Advertiser.

Kerridge's pie features British beef shin cooked in IPA gravy

Tom Kerridge pie to feature at Greene King festival

By Daniel Woolfson

­Greene King has launched a pie festival at over 130 pubs across its UK estate, with one pie created by Tom Kerridge’s team at the Hand & Flowers available at selected sites.