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Strong trading: Peter Borg-Neal of Oakman Inns reveals sales figures

6 new sites planned for Oakman Inns

By Nicholas Robinson

Oakman Inns is to launch six new venues, according to founder and boss Peter Borg-Neal after he revealed rude sales growth over Christmas.

Generation zone: Watson predicts a return to zoning to keep pubs relevant to all

Listed life is elementary for dear Watson

By James Wallin, MCA

A year on from City Pub Group’s IPO, chairman Clive Watson spoke to MCA's James Wallin about growing pains, avoiding the “corporate haze”, the enduring attraction of “wet-led boozers” and what he has learnt from operating a vegan pub.

Sector pride: Keith Knowles sees issues in the sector, but believes we can get over them

The Big Interview

Pub boss: As a sector ‘we need to change our image’

By Nicholas Robinson

Pub has become a bit of a dirty word over the years. Not from within our sector, of course, but it has been loaded with negative connotations by outsiders who have been quick to cast their aspersions on the trade.

Latest results: ETM Group has 'clearly demonstrated that there is consumer demand for experience-led venues' according to chief executive Ed Martin

ETM Group turnover increases by 34.7%

By Stuart Stone

The ETM Group’s results for the year ending 29 February 2018 revealed an “incredible year” according to chief executive Ed Martin.

Brexit deal: the pros and cons among trade leaders, ahead of the EU's vote on Sunday

Trade reacts to new Brexit declaration

By Emily Hawkins

Trade leaders have been responding to the announcement that the political declaration on the future relationship of the UK and EU has been agreed.