Legislation

The food factor: pubs are employing more people than a decade ago despite many closures

More pub jobs despite closures

By Emily Hawkins

There are more jobs in pubs and bars compared to a decade ago, possibly because of an increase in pubs taking a food-led approach, official figures show.

Brexit deal: the pros and cons among trade leaders, ahead of the EU's vote on Sunday

Trade reacts to new Brexit declaration

By Emily Hawkins

Trade leaders have been responding to the announcement that the political declaration on the future relationship of the UK and EU has been agreed.

Taking measures: restrictions on drinking at airports effectively penalises the responsible majority

Evidence call on airport drinking

By Poppleston Allen

The Government has called for evidence to be submitted by 1 February 2019 regarding the impact of excessive consumption of alcohol airside in airports.