City Of London

Thriving city: ALMR chief Kate Nicholls joins London's Night Time Commission

ALMR chief joins London's Night Time Commission

By Georgina Townshend

The chief executive of the Association of Multiple Licensed Retailers (ALMR) has said she will "provide a voice for eating and drinking out" after accepting a mayoral invitation to take a seat on London's Night Time Commission.

Vibrant city: London Mayor Sadiq Khan has plans to improve night life in the capital

London mayor’s 24-hour vision aims to boost night-time economy

By Claire Churchard

Pubs in the capital can expect to receive a boost in trade as Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has pledged he will plan for the city’s nightlife in the same way he does for daytime activities, as part of a newly launched 24-hour vision for London.

Sweet success: Mark Higgs from the Castle at Edgehill, Banbury, is 2017’s BII Licensee of the Year (l-r BII CEO Mike Clist, Mark Higgs and Sky Business MD David Rey)

BII Licensee of the Year revealed

By Nikkie Sutton

Mark Higgs of the Castle at Edgehill in Banbury, Warwickshire, has won this year’s British Institute of Innkeeping (BII) Licensee of the Year award at the institute’s annual summer event.

High-calibre offer: the City of London Distillery has five gins in its portfolio

Halewood backs City of London Distillery

By Nikkie Sutton

The City of London Distillery is set to gain new routes to the gin market thanks to 'strategic' investment from Halewood Wines & Spirits.

New look: the London-based group has revealed a different image


New branding for London operators

By Nikkie Sutton

Kornicis-owned WE ARE BAR has revealed its new look, created by integrated branding agency Ragged Edge, which was revealed last weekend.

Consultation on late-night levy in Hackney

Late-night levy

Hackney Council considers late-night levy

By Nikkie Sutton

A consultation into whether to introduce a late-night levy in the borough was approved by London Borough of Hackney’s full council on Wednesday (20 July).