Essex

New career: TLC Inns appoints ops director

TLC Inns appoints ops director

By James Wallin, MCA

Martin Baillie, who left Greene King this summer after 18 years, has joined TLC Inns as interim operations director, The Morning Advertiser's sister title MCA understands.

Jailed: (L-R) Warren Linnen and Westley Linnen

Brothers jailed for pub burglaries

By Michelle Perrett

Two brothers have been jailed for a total of 11 years after admitting conspiracy to burgle at 60 pubs across the south of England.

Chicago Rock Cafe has seen strong sales

Chicago Leisure attracts interest

By John Harrington

Sun Capital Partners is exploring its options for Chicago Leisure following expressions of interest in the bar and nightclub operator that it backs.

Don’t be complacent, plan for the summer

Don’t be complacent, plan for the summer

By Steve Haslam

What a difference a year makes — and I’m not talking about the economy, changes in legislation or anything else directly related to the industry. No, it’s the great British weather. April 2011 saw wall-to-wall sunshine, Easter, Mothers’ Day and a royal...

Redcomb site: Village Gate

Redcomb poised to open fourth site

By The PMA Team

Redcomb Pubs, the company led by former Mitchells & Butlers marketing executive Dan Shotton, is set to open its fourth site. The new opening,...

Wahoo: new opening

Cavendish to open 7th Wahoo

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Cavendish Bars is to open its seventh Wahoo venue next Friday (20 May) in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

Redcomb's Village Gate Pub in Bucks

Redcomb poised to open third pub

By The PMA Team

Redcomb Pubs, the company led by former Mitchells & Butlers' marketing executive Dan Shotton, is set to open its third pub. The company will...

Haslam: first freehold is open

Enterprise pair's first freehold

By The PMA Team

Award-winning Enterprise licensees Steve Haslam and Jo Drain opened their first freehold pub yesterday. Haslam — who runs three of Enterprise...

Luminar has ended its all inclusive deal in Colchester

Drinks promo crackdown starts

By John Harrington

Colchester bars have been ordered to ditch promotions offering a set number of drinks for a fixed entry fee — and are "encouraged" to stick to a...