Clamping: to be banned

Pubs to be penalised for clamping cars

By Lesley Foottit

Pubs will no longer be able to clamp or tow the cars of non-customers under new legislation to be introduced at the end of the year. Wheel clamping...

Walnut Tree: not giving up hope

Locals battle on against Tesco

By Gemma McKenna

Campaigners are continuing the fight to save a former Punch pub that was bought by Tesco in June. A council meeting was held last week on whether to...

Smoking ban for car and van?

Smoking ban for car and van?

By Iain O'Neil

SIXTY per cent of motorists are in favour of a ban on smoking while driving - according to a survey published in today's Mirror. The survey carried...

Brave pair praised

Brave pair praised

A pub manager and his deputy have been commended by a judge for their bravery in trying to stop a drunken customer from driving. Christopher Dye,...