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Iconic gay pub: the Queens Head has closed

Closure

Another iconic London gay pub closes

By Nikkie Sutton

An iconic Chelsea pub has become the latest fatality in a long line of the city’s gay venues to have shut down.

Proper cocktails: Diageo's Timpson explains why spirits need serving correctly

In association with Diageo

There’s no excuse for a bad cocktail

By Nicholas Robinson

Cocktail making is a skilled profession, anyone who says otherwise is a fool. It is theatre, art and a craft that can be taught. Poorly-trained staff are an embarrassment and detrimental to business, but that needn’t be the case

Back bars: Harnessing your shop window on the world

Drinks

Back bars: Harnessing your shop window on the world

By Michelle Perrett

Back bars should be working for you to push the drinks you want to sell at the prices that will give you the margins you need to achieve. Michelle Perrett gets the lowdown on how to make the most of every pub’s showcase selection.

Stonegate places London pubs on market

Stonegate places London pubs on market

By MC Allegra FS

Stonegate Pub Company has confirmed it has placed a package of four central London freehold pub from its recently acquired TCG estate on the market - as part of a sale and leaseback process.