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Enough: operators want to see change from TripAdvisor

‘We’re at the mercy of TripAdvisor’

By Nicholas Robinson

Looking at negative online reviews of pubs makes for grim reading, especially when the businesses embroiled in them are victims of bogus accounts of meals written with the purpose to blackmail, damage a business’s reputation out of spite or simply to...

Shut up: the Mill pub in Salisbury has been closed as part of police investigations (image credit: Chris Talbot)

Diners warned to wash clothes after poisoned spy incident

By Nikkie Sutton

Customers of a pub and a restaurant that were closed as part of investigations into the poisoning for a former Russian spy and his daughter have been advised to wash their possessions after nerve agents traces were discovered.

Up and down: dairy is a particularly volatile category when it comes to pricing, according to the index

Cost of food continues to fall

By Nikkie Sutton

Raw ingredients prices fell in January this year, when compared with December 2017, thanks to a drop in costs of bread and dairy.