It’s worth noticing any online coverage of issues affecting your premises, says Smith

Legal: The danger of social media in pub licence reviews

By Jonathan Smith

Any follower of social media may have noticed in recent months the growth of public sector bodies (in particular police and local authorities) using social media forums to disseminate information and express their views. As an operator, even if you are...

Brown: blogging helps not hinders

Blogging helps beer trade thrive

By Pete Brown

Social media scares some, and irks others, but it is increasingly influential and boosts pubs and brands, says Pete Brown.

Smoking ban group's web confusion

Smoking ban group's web confusion

Freedom to Choose - the campaign group trying to overturn the smoking ban - have expressed concerns that supporters' donations may not be getting to...