Gordon Brown

THE AGENTS

THE AGENTS

Graham Allman Managing director GA-Select Well, the news is full of stories that would seem to affect the value of the country's pub stock. The...

BarTalk

BarTalk

Would you have welcomed a general election this year? John Ellis Crown Inn Oakengates Shropshire No. As someone who has worked in local Government...

BarTalk

BarTalk

What do you think of Gordon Brown's review of licensing reform? John Ellis Crown Inn Oakengates Shropshire I wonder if Gordon Brown will look at...

Brown to target teen drinkers

Brown to target teen drinkers

Gordon Brown is set to unveil a crackdown on teenage drinking this week. Brown has vowed action on teenage drinking as he puts Labour on alert for a...

PM 'may reverse licensing laws'

PM 'may reverse licensing laws'

Gordon Brown says he could overturn licensing laws that allow pubs to open 24 hours a day if it was "in the interest of the country

Foot and Mouth concern for pubs

Foot and Mouth concern for pubs

By Ewan Turney

The industry remains on tenterhooks over the possibility that foot and mouth has spread outside of the exclusion zones in Surrey. Defra officials are...

BarTalk

BarTalk

Who do you prefer: Gordon Brown or David Cameron? Suzie Dreja Royal Oak Southampton Hampshire I'm a Conservative at heart but after the Hug a Hoody...

PM 'to review' 24-hour licensing

PM 'to review' 24-hour licensing

Gordon Brown is planning to review Britain's 24-hour licensing laws but the British Beer and Pub Association says a review has always been on the...

BarTalk

BarTalk

Will you be sorry to see Tony Blair go? Nigel Oxford Three Compasses Hornsey London No. I thought he was a really insincere person right from the...

Small and brewtiful

Small and brewtiful

There are hundreds of small brewers that will benefit from the Budget duty cuts. Ben McFarland suggests just a few local tipples to stock up on....

In the line of duty

In the line of duty

Jackie Annett investigates how Gordon Brown's 14p cut in duty for small brewers, announced in the Budget, will affect the tradeAs far as Budgets go,...