Operators

Charity pub winners: (l-r) Derek Thomas MP, Peter George, Mike Wood MP, Anita George and Piers Thompson

PubAid and APPBG celebrate winner of new charity pub award

By Claire Churchard

The licensees of the Logan Rock Inn, in Treen, near Penzance, have won the Charity Fundraising Pub of the Year award, a new honour organised by PubAid and the All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group (APPBG).

New town pub: Brewhouse & Kitchen is to open in Milton Keynes

Brewhouse & Kitchen opens 20th site

By Michelle Perrett

Publican Awards winner Brewhouse & Kitchen, the pub and microbrewery chain, is to open its 20th site on Monday 23 April, after a £1m investment.

Board departure: Clive Chesser is leaving Greene King to join Punch

Punch appoints Clive Chesser as CEO

By Michelle Perrett

Clive Chesser, the former managing director of Greene King’s brewing division, has joined Punch as its new chief executive officer.

User offline: JDW closes social media accounts

Wetherspoon closes all social media accounts

By Nicholas Robinson

High street pub giant JD Wetherspoon (JDW) is to close all Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts for its individual sites and head office with "immediate effect", as the pub giant loses faith in social media.

'Pivotal year': City Pub Group CFO Tarquin Williams (left) and executive chairman Clive Watson

City Pub Group aiming to double in size by 2021

By Stuart Stone

The Morning Advertiser spoke to City Pub Group executive chairman Clive Watson and group chief financial officer Tarquin Williams to reflect on a watershed year for the business.

Let's get digital: Greene King Pub Partners' digital toolkit helps operators improve their venue's online presence

Greene King Pub Partners launches updated website help

By Stuart Stone

After 160 pubs signed up to the digital solution launched by Greene King Pub Partners last year to help pubs grow their online audience, the operator and brewer has released an updated version.