Draft House

Burns Night: a big deal in pubs


Pub activity for Burns Night

By Sheila McWattie

Sheila McWattie looks at what pubs can do to capitalise on Burns Night (25 January).

The Big Interview: Charlie McVeigh, Draft House

By Phil Mellows

After hearing about Charlie McVeigh’s ambitions for his Draft House pub chain, how he aims to double in size to six by the end of this year and get to 15 by 2015, it wouldn’t naturally occur to you say, “Yes, but what else are you doing?” So, leaning...

Johnson: taken stake in Draft House

Johnson's Draft House investment

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Luke Johnson, the serial restaurant investor, has taken a substantial minority stake in Draft House, the three-strong London-based pub concept...

Draft House: new role for Suga Gunam

Draft House appoints ops director

By Ewan Turney

The Draft House, the small group of pubs owned by Charlie McVeigh, has appointed Suga Gunam as operations director. Gunam joins Draft House...

Draft House: promoting beer

Third Draft House set for Tower Bridge

By Ewan Turney

London pub operator Charlie McVeigh is set to open his third Draft House pub in Tower Bridge on 14 September, following the success of outlets in...

Draft House in Battersea: concept set to be rolled out

Draft House pubs set for rollout

By Emma Eversham, BigHospitality.co.uk

Pub operator Charlie McVeigh has announced plans to roll out his Draft House concept to more sites in London this year following the launch of his...