All news articles for November 23, 2016

Club: MA500 members have been to the north, east and south for this year.

MA500

A year in the life of MA500 members

By Nikkie Sutton

The national living wage, the EU referendum and 'beertails' topped the agenda this year at MA500 meetings. Here, The Morning Advertiser reflects on the fast-changing landscape of the UK on-trade, as experienced by those who attended the gatherings....

Licensing: Poppleston Allen were witness for the legal experts panel at the House of Lords select committee review into the 2003 Licensing Act

Licensing Act 2003

Legal analysis: expert opinion sought by Lords

By Poppleston Allen

Legal experts Poppleston Allen reveal some of the questions asked at the panel session held at the House of Lords select committee this month (November).

Brains: brewery still to confirm new location

SA Brains

SA Brains’ Cardiff brewery site to relocate

By Sara Hussein

Wales’ biggest brewer and hospitality company will be relocating to a different site after redevelopment plans were confirmed today (Wednesday 23 November).

Sea change: pubs will be able to choose a water supplier

Water

Five things to know about the new water regulations

By Liam Coleman

In April 2017, water supply is set to become a competitive retail market, like the gas and electricity markets. We spoke to independent water consultancy Waterscan to find out what it means for pubs.

Not so soft: some pubs are making a mint from soft drinks sales

In association with CCEP

How important are soft drinks to pubs?

By Nicholas Robinson

A quarter of sales come from soft drinks in many pubs, The Morning Advertiser (MA) has learned during a Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) Pub & Bar Tour. Here, we take a look at the pubs and bars making a mint from softs.

Render: The new owners plan on doing a full outside render of the site

Property

How I plan to restore my local to its former glories

By Liam Coleman

In despair at seeing the downward spiral of the pub in the village where he grew up - the White Lion, in Rempton, Nottinghamshire - Russell Pytches and three other locals decided to fight back and buy the freehold. He tells The Morning Advertiser about...

Autumn Statement: Join MA's live coverage

Legislation

Autumn Statement: Join MA's live coverage

By James Evison

The Morning Advertiser team will be live blogging chancellor Philip Hammond’s Autumn Statement, which is set to include potential updates on business rates, energy and alcohol duty.