Late night levies not impact police crime figures in Newcastle

Late night levies

Crime figures 'not impacted by LNLs'

By Emily Sutherland

Late night levies (LNLs) have yet to have a significant impact on reducing alcohol-related crime, according to figures released by local councils.

Islington is the third local council to approve a levy

Islington council approves late-night levy

By John Harrington

Islington Council in London has approved the introduction of a late-night levy (LNL), which could act as a “watershed” for other authorities in the capital to follow.

Rating system: five is the top score

Rochdale rolls out Food Hygiene system

By Lesley Foottit

Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council has rolled out the Food Hygiene Rating System, following more than 150 local authorities in England. The Food...

Pubs must ensure customers are aware of changes

Experts question licensing powers

By John Harrington

Licensing and legal experts have questioned whether the new mandatory licensing conditions, which come in tomorrow, will be rigorously enforced. A...