Best Bar

Praising pubs: Diageo's Andrew Cowan

Helping you meet the needs of customers

By Andrew Cowan

Having recently returned to the UK from my role as Commercial Director for Diageo in Ireland, my first impression of pubs over here at the moment is of a sector that is vibrant and responsive to meeting the needs of today’s pub visitor.

500k for 20 Best Bar None schemes

500k for 20 Best Bar None schemes

By Michelle Perrett

Twenty new Best Bar None (BBN) schemes are to be set up across the country funded by a £500,000 investment from four drinks companies.

Best Bar None: Loft has been stripped of its award

BBN awards revoked over £10 drinks deal

By John Harrington

A Durham nightclub has been stripped of its Best Bar None awards after running an all-inclusive drinks deal. Loft, owned by Vimac Leisure, is...

Best Bar None: rewarding responsibility

Sheffield goes for Best Bar None

By Ewan Turney

Sheffield is the latest city to establish a Best Bar None scheme to reward best practice in licensed premises. The scheme launches on 15 June at...

Best Bar None: looking for expansion

Best Bar None aims for 150 UK schemes

By John Harrington

The man heading the national rollout of Best Bar None hopes the number of schemes will almost double to 150 over the next year. It's after the Home...

BBN: hoping to raise its profile

Best Bar None targets 50 areas

By Ewan Turney

Best Bar None (BBN) has identified 50 further areas to establish the scheme, which rewards best practice in responsible retailing.

Pride of Camden

Pride of Camden

The winners of Camden Best Bar None 2007 have been crowned at a glittering awards ceremony. Best Bar is University of London Union (Malet Street,...

Corrie star backs Best Bar None Awards

Corrie star backs Best Bar None Awards

Beverley Callard, who plays Liz McDonald in Coronation Street, will be adding her backing to the Best Bar None Awards in Manchester this week....

Raising the bar

Raising the bar

Adam Benzine discovers why Best Bar None has become such a success story.The Grand Harbour De Vere Hotel in Southampton was the glitzy venue for...