Bath Somerset

New normal: publicans have said staff are happy to work in face coverings despite sore ears

Face coverings 'right thing to do'

By Emily Hawkins

Publicans have shared their experiences with face masks at their sites, reporting positive reactions from customers and staff.

Doubling up: Bath Ales planning investment

Bath Ales plans to double brewery volumes

By John Harrington

Bath Ales, the West Country brewer and pub operator, is planning a seven-figure investment to double brewing volumes in the next two years and increase them four-fold by 2016.

Loungers: expanding

Loungers grows to 16 sites

By The PMA Team

Loungers, the West Country cafe bar operator headed by Alex Reilley, opens its 16th site later this month. The company is opening Pinto Lounge in...

Bath Ales: refurb project

My Pub: A bite of the Big Apple

By Lesley Foottit

Lesley Foottit talks to Bath Ales retail operations manager Robin Couling about the company's new concept, Graze.



Brooker's clean-up crusade Hugh Brooker is a man on a mission. Not content with running one of the 10 best-performing sites in Laurel Pub Company's...