JD Wetherspoon

Disagreement: JDW boss Tim Martin doesn't think the BBPA is correct in its predictions

JDW

2017 predictions: JDW boss slams BBPA Brexit warnings

By Nikkie Sutton

JD Wetherspoon boss Tim Martin has hit back at BBPA chief executive Brigid Simmonds following her claims that Brexit and its consequences will be the main challenge for the sector next year.

Spotted: a mouse was seen running across the floor of the Dartford pub

Pest control

Mouse spotted in JDW pub

By Nikkie Sutton

Pest-control operators were called to a JDW pub in Kent after a mouse was seen scurrying across the floor.

Tim Martin: 'pubs will be forced to raise prices more than supermarkets'

Opinion

'Taxes killing pubs while supermarkets surge'

By Tim Martin

Two taxes in particular are killing pubs according to Tim Martin: business rates and VAT. Here the JD Wetherspoon chairman has his say on the situation... 

Pubs sale: JDW founder Tim Martin

Pubcos

JDW to sell a further five pubs

By James Evison

JD Wetherspoon has appointed property agents CBRE and Savills to sell a further five of its pubs. 

Pub openings August 2016

Openings

Pub openings August 2016

By Nikkie Sutton

The Morning Advertiser takes a look at pubs which have been refurbished and reopened in August.