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Bed and breakfast

Bed and breakfast

I am about to start running a small bed and breakfast operation above my pub. I have got planning permission sorted out, but someone mentioned to me...

Fruit machines

Fruit machines

QI would like to increase the number of fruit machines in my pub as they are proving to be lucrative. Do I have to apply for a transfer of the...

Getting on-line

Getting on-line

QI have set up a website about my pub on the internet. I would like to set up a camera in the pub and show images of the pub and customers during...

Rent problems

Rent problems

Dear Editor, Although Scottish & Newcastle, like others, seeks to market new styles of lease, tenancy and “franchise” agreements, all seem to...

Time to unite

Time to unite

Dear Editor, Anne Norton, chairman of the licensing committee of the Magistrates' Association is correct to admonish Nick Bish of the Association of...

counting costs

counting costs

When the minimum wage was introduced in 1998 it was heralded, by some, as the way forward in creating a more professional industry and becoming more...

Campaign continues

Campaign continues

Brakspear is to persevere with its campaign to create a low alcohol beer category, despite cynicism from the trade.The Henley-based brewer has...