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BII members call for smoking signage to be axed

BII members call for smoking signage to be axed

By Michelle Perrett

BII (British Institute of Innkeeping) members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of removing ‘smoke-free’ signage from their pub premises, in a survey carried out as part of the Government’s Red Tape Challenge.

BII: planned financing boost

BII plans financing boost for licensees

By John Harrington, M&C Report

The BII is eyeing plans to facilitate small-scale financing for licensees and pub owners, via a third party, for those who make a good business case.

Robertson: benchmarking scheme gets regular results for licensees

BII helps pub tenant secure £30k rebate

By Ewan Turney

The BII managed to secure a £30,000 rebate cheque for a tenant after investigating a code of practice breach by a pubco. BII chief executive Neil...

Robertson: clear warning to the BMA

Top docs 'ill-informed' on alcohol debate

By Ewan Turney

Top docs are "misguided" and "ill-informed" on the alcohol debate and further draconian measures could shut up to 10,000 pubs. That's the blistering attack launched by BII chief executive Neil Robertson on the BMA.

A win-win situation: most major pubcso are in favour

BII to discuss new rent adjudication

By Andrew Pring

A new and inexpensive form of lessee-friendly rent adjudication is set to be discussed by the BII next week. The scheme, which could revolutionise...

John McNamara

BII axes 18 jobs

By John Harrington

The BII has axed 18 jobs, citing the tough economic conditions. A statement released today from BII chief executive John McNamara said: "Like many...

Beer group's Humphreys gets top honour

Beer group's Humphreys gets top honour

By Iain O'Neil

Robert Humphreys, PASS chairman and parliamentary beer group secretary, was this year's recipient of the BII's prestigious Bill Hannon Award. The...