British People

Great industry: Fuller's Simon Emeny is looking forward to representing the pub industry after becoming BBPA chairman

Fuller's chief executive: 'the great British pub will outlive us all'

By Georgina Townshend

In an interview with The Morning Advertiser, Simon Emeny, chief executive of Fuller Smith & Turner plc and the new British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) chairman, spoke about his main concerns for the pub industry in 2018, offered advice to licensees...

Top chef: Josh Eggleton says food will continue to be crucial to pubs

Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs

Inside Michelin-starred the Pony & Trap

By Nicholas Robinson

The great British pub has had to continually evolve over the years in order to survive and nowhere is there a more apparent example of that than at the Pony & Trap, a West Country icon of a Michelin-starred gastropub .

Spreading the word: Freemasons at Wiswell, Lancashire winner Steve Smith

GBPA: inspiration from three 2016 winners

By MA Editorial

Thinking about entering the Great British Pub Awards this year? We've spoken to a selection from last year’s title winners to find out how the awards have boosted business.

Great British Pub of the Year 2016 winners' gallery

Great British Pub Awards 2016

Pub Awards: Winners' gallery

By Nikkie Sutton

All of the winners from this year's Great British Pub Awards.

BBPA chief executive Brigid Simmonds and VisitEngland CEO James Berresford

BBPA and VisitEngland team up for Tourism Week

By James Wallin

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has announced a new collaboration with VisitEngland with the aim of celebrating the Great British Pub as a tourist attraction.

Liberis pubs business UK competition

Are you Britain's friendliest business?

By Lewis Brown

Pubs, restaurants and other UK businesses are being encouraged to enter a competition to be in with the chance of winning the title of ‘Britain’s Friendliest Business’.

Borel: Support is growing for his VAT cut campaign

Heineken UK joins VAT cut campaign

By John Harrington

Heineken UK, Britain’s biggest brewer, is the latest high profile company to join the Jacques Borel VAT Club, which is campaigning to reduce VAT to 5% in the UK hospitality industry.

Save the pub single: out now

Save the pub single released

By Ewan Turney

The charity single released to help raise funds to save the Great British pub has now been officially released. British born country singer and...

Mulholland: recently rewarded for his campaigning work on behalf of pubs

Mulholland: game is up for pubcos

By Ewan Turney

The game is up for "unscrupulous pubcos", Save the Pub Group chair Greg Mulholland has warned. The pro-pub Lib Dem MP has worked tirelessly for a...

Ward (middle in black coat) says it is time to march on London

Union backs licensees' march on Parliament

By Ewan Turney

Trade union Unite has thrown its full weight of support behind Inez Ward's Justice for Licensees campaign — including backing a protest march on...