It has to be said: Some customers are clearly barking! This is the tail about one that walked into the Grafton Arms in west London, had a nose around then calmly lifted one of several of the pub’s dog pictures off the wall.
Consumers reduced their spending in pubs and bars by three percentage points (pp) and eating out by 2pp year on year in the first quarter of 2018, amid a wider cutback in leisure spending, research from Deloitte reveals.
After 13 years, the installation of one microbrewery, and a good few tap takeovers, licensee Karen Neilson explains how North Riding Brew Pub has won a place
in the hearts of locals and tourists alike.
A newly published Government strategy on the future of aviation has been welcomed by the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) for recognising the importance of tourism, which is key to the UK’s pubs and brewing industry.
Global software partner for the leisure and hospitality industry, Fourth, has revealed that 90% of Brits believe they are ‘ethical consumers’, while a further 67% state they would boycott brands lacking an ethical conscience.
To round off English Tourism Week, chief executive of the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) Brigid Simmonds accompanied Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Matt Hancock MP, on a visit to one of his constituency's pubs.