All news articles for September 27, 2017

Call for action: Kate Nicholls says there is a need for a new ministerial role to address issues in the trade

ALMR calls for hospitality minister

By Michelle Perrett

The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) is calling on the Government to appoint a hospitality minister.

Hot topic: some 60% of drinkers are annoyed when served beer in a warm glass

The Cask Report 2018

Punters won't come back for bad beer

By Nikkie Sutton

Close to half of drinkers will steer clear of a pub where they have been served a poor pint of ale, according to new data.

Who's going to take you home tonight? The potential loss of Uber could affect London pubs

Uber ban could be a threat to London's pubs

By Georgina Townshend

Millions of people who use Uber in the UK's capital after a night down the pub could find their ride home missing, after Transport for London (TfL) informed the company it would not be issued with a private hire operator license after its current...

Perfect pairing: food and beer matching can give pubs the opportunity to attract cask drinkers

The Cask Report 2018

Cask beer pubs ‘serve good food too’

By Nikkie Sutton

Some 33% of all adults believe pubs that serve cask ale are run by licensees who care about beer and therefore the food will be of a high standard too, according to new research.

Declining Market: cask beer sales have fallen 5% in the past six years

The Cask Report 2018

Cask beer sales down 5%

By James Beeson

Overall sales of cask beer have fallen by 5% in the past six years, according to data compiled by the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) for The Cask Report 2018.

Celebrating beer: pubs have been getting involved in Cask Ale Week

What have pubs been doing for Cask Ale Week?

By Nikkie Sutton

Cask Ale Week, which runs from 21 September to 1 October and is organised by Cask Marque, celebrates the brew and encourages consumers to go to pubs and imbibe the nation’s favourite drink.