Building bridges: the fundraiser has accepted the pub’s apology and donation after he was asked to leave during his charity walk (image credit;

‘Speedo Mick’ accepts Punch’s apology

By Alice Leader

An unfortunate misunderstanding that resulted in an avid Speedo-wearing fundraiser being asked to leave a pub during his 1,000-mile charity walk, has been resolved.

Community spirit: the charity is aiming for 1.5m people to register as potential stem cell and bone marrow donors

Pubs ‘thinking pink’ for stem cell drive

By Emily Hawkins

Pub operators will help a charity recruit stem cell and bone marrow donors this summer, with businesses including Fuller’s, Yummy Pubs and Cirrus Inns set to rally customers.

Pack of goodies: actor Joe Dempsie donates Game of Thrones hamper to pub

'Exclusive' Game of Thrones hamper donated to pub for fundraiser

By Georgina Townshend

A Nottingham pub has been given a hamper of exclusive Game of Thrones (GoT) goodies – including items signed by stars Kit Harrington (Jon Snow) and Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) – for its four-day bank holiday fundraiser.

Fundraising: Some of the ACI Charity Leaders who helped raise the £21,000 total with more than £10,000 going to Macmillan

ACI raises more than £20,000 for local charities

By Georgina Townshend

Anglian Country Inns (ACI) has accomplished a year-long goal after deciding to “do something special” during its 20th birthday year - raise £20,000 for local charities across its seven outlets in Hertfordshire and Norfolk.

BrewDog has made 42,000 shares available to anyone at £95 each

BrewDog fundraising tops £1m in a day

By Mark Wingett

More than £1m has already been invested into the latest Equity for Punks fundraising programme launched by BrewDog, the fast-growing Scottish brewer and pub operator, last week.

Self-help: Visit Manchester is calling for pubs to apply

Rural pubs urged: make grant bids

By Gurjit Degun

Rural pubs in Greater Manchester are being encouraged to apply for a new grant of up to £60,000 to fund any new refurbishments and developments....

Business Charity Awards: pubs stand a chance to win

Pub charity awards scheme launched

By Lesley Foottit

Pubs stand to be rewarded for contributions to charity through the new Business Charity Awards scheme. Third Sector magazine and the Institute of...