Legislation

Timetable needed: BEIS minister Richard Harrington will take into consideration calls to begin a review into the pubs code early next year

Pubs code review considered for early 2019

By Emily Hawkins

Richard Harrington, Under Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), has said he will consider calls for a review into the pubs code to begin at the start of 2019.

Pubco confidentiality: Brigid Simmonds of the BBPA has written to BEIS minister Richard Harrington MP.

BBPA outlines pubco confidentiality waiver conditions

By Stuart Stone

British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) chief executive Brigid Simmonds has written to Richard Harrington MP outlining a framework under which pubcos would agree to waive confidentiality on the publication of arbitration decisions.