Legislation

Evidence sought: MP Rachel Reeves says since the PCA's office was founded, pubs are still closing on a weekly basis

PCA inquiry session: BEIS committee calls for evidence

By Claire Churchard

A one-off evidence session into whether the pubs code is working will be held by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee on 26 June 2018 with pubs code adjudicator (PCA) Paul Newby and his deputy Fiona Dickie.

Action on gaming machines: The BBPA says a 'clearer focus on deregulation' is needed to reduce the burden on pubs

Industry bodies respond to betting stake cut

By Stuart Stone

The British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) and UKHospitality have responded to the decision to cut the maximum stake on fixed-odds gambling machines to £2.

Beneficial: Club Soda's Laura Willoughby believes a change in legislation is a

Club Soda challenges MP to drink five 0.5% ABV beers then drive

By James Beeson

The mindful drinking organisation issued its challenge to the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health and Primary Care, Steve Brine, after submitting its response to the Government's consultation on no and low-alcohol description