Bailey: industry has run out of time on self-regulation

Only the law can help pub trade change its ways

Finally, after four enquiries into pubcos in eight years and four reports with consistent recommendations to the industry on how to sort itself out, the Business, Innovation & Skills Select Committee has told the Government it is time to act.

IPC: keeping close tabs on pubco reforms

IPC to report on pubco progress

By Gemma McKenna

The Independent Pub Confederation will provide a update to the parliamentary committee investigating pubcos by the end of the summer. Last week the...

Minimum pricing: could save 3,000 lives a year, report will say

MPs set to recommend minimum pricing

By Ewan Turney

A Health Committee Select Report is set to recommend introducing a minimum price of 50p a unit on alcoholic drinks. The Committee issues a report on...

Williams picked to

Williams picked to

take charity chair Barbara Williams has been elected as the new chair of the Licensed Trade Charity. A licensee for 34 years, retiring in 2004,...