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Ultimate makeover: Heath Ball has turned a gloomy basic boozer into the best pub in Britain

My Pub: the Red Lion & Sun, Highgate, north London

By Ed Bedington

Heath Ball has had a busy year, not least because his Red Lion & Sun pub won the John Smith’s Great British Pub of the Year award. Here he explains the secrets of his success

Not always a country idyll: Those living in rural communities can often find themselves isolated, particularly as they get older

How are pubs tackling the loneliness epidemic?

By Emily Hawkins

Loneliness has been described as a looming public health concern. But pubs are helping fight this creeping epidemic by bringing people together with food, drink and inclusive events

Challenging times: 'it is time we began to measure more than just financial returns  for the viability of a rural pub', says Pub is the Hub's John Longden

My shout: investing in pub pioneers

By John Longden

At this particularly challenging time for anyone in business, we seem to be finding a variety of mixed experiences across the pub industry which can make it difficult for those pubs seeking investment, says Pub is the Hub's John Longden

Welcome to the Club: you holiday in the Hamptons? Try drinking at the Club House instead

My Pub: the Club House, Chavasse Park, Liverpool

By Claire Churchard

A pub designed to look like a manor in the Hamptons is certainly unique in Liverpool. General manager Leigh Edmondson reveals how the pub has brought a little bit of the American dream to the north-west

Starman: Ziggy's bar will pay tribute to the pop star David Bowie with a unique cocktail menu and rarely seen photographs

Ziggy's hotel bar to honour David Bowie

By Emily Hawkins

One of David Bowie’s former haunts, the Hotel Café Royal, London, will pay tribute to the pop icon with a new bar opening this month.

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