Greg Mulholland

Old Cock: The licensee of the Otley pub was not happy about the site being ACV listed

Are ACVs an asset to the pub trade?

By Liam Coleman

With the law around assets of community value set to be reviewed. Here’s what the industry needs to do to make the legislation of real value to pubs.

Takeover: Heineken is now the sole bidder for 1,900 Punch pubs

Route clear for Heineken's Punch pubs takeover

By Liam Coleman

Heineken is now the only remaining bidder for a portfolio of 1,900 Punch pubs after rival bidder Emerald Investment confirmed that it would not pursue its bid further.

Defiant: Mulholland says he will continue to campaign on pub rights

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Mulholland looks to work with successor at Save the Pub Group

By Liam Coleman

Outgoing chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Save the Pub Group (APPSPG), Greg Mulholland, has said that he is looking to "work together" with the group's new chair, Toby Perkins - despite being ousted by him as group chair.

Is Newby conflicted? Key points about the new pubs code adjudicator

Paul Newby

Is Newby conflicted? Key points about the new pubs code adjudicator

By Oli Gross

Paul Newby’s appointment as pubs code adjudicator has come under intense scrutiny amid claims of conflict of interest, culminating in a grilling at a Business Innovation and Skills select committee last week. The Publican’s Morning Advertiser looks at...

Pubs code published with changes to MRO

Legislation

Pubs code published with changes to MRO

By James Evison

The government's response to the consultation on the pubs code has been published with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills making a number of changes to the code

What are Jeremy Corbyn's views on pubs?

What are Jeremy Corbyn's views on pubs?

By James Evison

Jeremy Corbyn, the new leader of the Opposition, is a teetotaller, and despite delivering his victory speech in a Westminster pub, he hasn’t spoken often on them in parliament. But that hasn’t stopped him supporting a wide range of pub-related motions...