Hot topic: some 60% of drinkers are annoyed when served beer in a warm glass

The Cask Report 2018

Punters won't come back for bad beer

By Nikkie Sutton

Close to half of drinkers will steer clear of a pub where they have been served a poor pint of ale, according to new data.

Establishing the value of a pub business

Property advice

Establishing the value of a pub business

By Jeremy Over

There are many aspects to consider when trying to establish the value of a business. Here, Jeremy Over gives us his insights.

Investing in a new kitchen is a recipe for success


Investing in a new kitchen is a recipe for success

By Chris Jowsey

Refurbishment of a pub kitchen requires careful thought, planning and execution, with a variety of factors to take into account. Here are 10 top tips for your consideration.

Late-night levies 'will reduce property values'

Late-night levies 'will reduce property values'

By Ellie Bothwell

The introduction of late-night levies is leading to a “modest” decline in property values and favours nightclubs at the expense of pubs, agents have warned.

Arkell's tenants

Arkell’s reinforces help for new tenants

By John Harrington

Arkell’s, the Wiltshire-based brewer and pub operator, has appointed its managed house director Craig Titchener to the new role of tenanted director as it takes a more “hands-on” approach to supporting new licensees, company director George Arkell has...

British Beer and Pub Association David Wilson EMROs Late-night levy

BBPA: partnership approach vital in tackling late-night disorder

By Michelle Perrett

The best way to tackle late-night disorder is via a partnership approach and not regulations such as the late-night levy (LNL) and early-morning restriction orders (EMROs), according to British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) public affairs director...

Davies: in charge at Brakspear

Brakspear profits dip

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Brakspear, the tenanted and leased pub operator, saw pre-tax profits fall 3.9% to £3.245m in 2010 amid "challenging" trading conditions. Turnover...

Ivell: vast experience in the pub sector

Bob Ivell joins M&B as a non-exec director

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Industry veteran Bob Ivell has been appointed non-executive director of managed pub and restaurant operator Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) with...

Stonegate: new chief operating officer

Graham Jones named new COO at Stonegate

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Graham Jones, former operations director with Barracuda, has been appointed chief operating officer at Stonegate Pub Company.

Brakspear move

Brakspear move

Brakspear is finally leaving its historic brewery home beside the river at Henley-on-Thames to move into newly converted offices behind the company's...