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Practise due diligence on drugs

By Poppleston Allen

Customers taking or dealing drugs in your premises represent more of a threat to your business than just reputational or the potential for crime and disorder.

Mephedrone: illegalised from Friday

Mephedrone will be banned this week

By Lesley Foottit

Pub and club goers' favourite "legal high" drug mephedrone will be banned later this week, the Government has confirmed. Mephedrone, sold as plant...

A nose

A nose

for trouble Pubs that hire sniffer dogs demonstrate zero drugs tolerance. But are dogs bad for business? JOHN HARRINGTON investigates one such scheme...