House Of Lords

Pressure: parliament backs motion on rethink in the PCA appointment process

PCA appointment rethink backed by Parliament

By Liam Coleman

Parliament has delivered a further blow to Paul Newby by backing a motion calling on the Government to "reopen the appointment process for the PCA (pubs code adjudicator)".

Campaign: Popular Brighton pub, the Dyke, was turned into a furniture shop 'overnight'

Lords to debate change in pub planning laws

By Liam Coleman

The end of permitted development rights on pubs could be in sight after it was confirmed that the House of Lords would debate changing the regulations as part of the Neighbourhood Planning Bill.

Adjudicator: Paul Newby's position is to be debated in parliament

Pubs code

Newby's position to be debated in parliament

By Liam Coleman

Outgoing chair of the Save the Pub Group, Greg Mulholland, has been granted a debate in the House of Commons on Paul Newby's position as pubs code adjudicator and the implementation of the code.

Accusation: Greg Mulholland MP


Mulholland accuses BBPA of misleading parliament

By Liam Coleman

All-Party Parliamentary Save the Pub Group chairman Greg Mulholland has made a stinging attack on the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) accusing it of misleading MPs in a vote on development rights for pubs.