Property law

Magnificent metamorphosis: how to convert a shell of a building into one of the best in your area

Hints and tips for pub transformation projects

By Stuart Stone

The Morning Advertiser spoke to four of the finalists in the Best Turnaround Pub category at the 2018 John Smith’s Great British Pub Awards for hints and tips on transforming a shell of a building into an award-worthy pub

Done deal: James Lindsay of the Royal Vauxhall Tavern has signed a 20-year lease with the building's landlord

Nation’s oldest gay pub ‘saved’

By Nikkie Sutton

Iconic LGBTQ+ venue the Royal Vauxhall Tavern (RVT) in Lambeth, south London, has been ‘saved’ after the pub’s CEO signed a new lease with the company that owns the building.

Powerhouse: Darwin & Wallace is setting high standards for pub and bar design

How to create an award-winning pub design

By Stuart Stone

Mel Marriott of Darwin & Wallace – winner of the pub category at the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards three years on the spin – speaks to The Morning Advertiser about pub design.

Destination venue: Barons Pub Company has added a freehold pub to its portfolio (Image: P L Chadwick, Geograph)

Barons Pub Co acquires £2.5m pub

By Emily Hawkins

Barons Pub Company is the new owner of a freehold destination pub in Surrey, which gives the group a larger portfolio of pubs in the region.