James Brokenshire

Coulson: guidance will not be released yet

Minister is word-perfect

By Peter Coulson

Descriptions of the late-night proposals of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill as a "dog's breakfast" are apt, says Peter Coulson.

PASS: check for the hologram

James Brokenshire backs PASS ID cards

By John Harrington

Home Office minister James Brokenshire has urged operators to accept PASS (Proof of Age Standards Scheme) cards as ID for alcohol sales.

Brokenshire: responsible venues may be exempt from late night levy

Minimum pricing likely via bylaws

By John Harrington

Home Office minister James Brokenshire has given the clearest indication yet that councils could get powers to impose minimum pricing on alcohol...

Brokenshire: will talk about Government's planned overhaul of the Licensing Act

Brokenshire to speak at WSTA conference

By Ewan Turney

Home Affairs Minister James Brokenshire is to be the guest speaker at the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) Conference on 15 September.

Mephedrone: banned in March

Pubs on guard for 'legal highs'

By Lesley Foottit

Licensees should be on guard against another 'legal high', which has been reclassified as a Class B drug from today. Minister for Crime Prevention...