Legislation

Digital businesses: There has been trade support for a Government suggestion that firms like Amazon could face a new tax

Support for tax on digital businesses

By Emily Hawkins

Trade organisation UKHospitality has said it hopes the Government will follow through on its suggestion that it might introduce a tax on digital businesses.

Unsung positives: what impact has the pubs code had on business development managers?

My Shout: unsung positives of the pubs code

By Yvonne Fraser

Yvonne Fraser, business development manager at pub operator and brewer Greene King, examines the unheralded changes brought about by the introduction of the pubs code.

Improving access to justice: a senior judge said public venues should open up to hold court proceedings

Should court proceedings take place in pubs?

By Emily Hawkins

Courts should sit in pubs and other public venues to make the legal process more accessible, the country’s top family division judge suggested as he left his post.

Beer group: The All-Parliamentary Beer Group celebrates its 25th anniversary - and continues to fight for the sector in Westminster

Parliamentary beer group hits quarter century

By Claire Churchard

The hospitality trade needs someone to stand up for it, especially with the difficulties it has faced throughout the years and the current headwinds. The All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group has served that purpose for decades and continues to fight the...