Large Pub Companies

Rob Willock:

The tie untied

By Rob Willock

And so it came down to just 13 MPs. Decades of political wrangling about the legality and fairness of the beer tie ended with a slim Parliamentary majority of 25 voting to give pub tenants of the largest pubcos a ‘market rent only’ (MRO) option – thus...

CAMRA pub tenant earnings statistics

CAMRA admits error in pubco tenant earnings statistics

By Mike Berry

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has admitted a "classification error" in its pub tenant earnings data which revealed three in five licensees tied to pubcos with more than 500 pubs earn less than £10,000 a year.

Pubs with great food offers are on the rise

Pubs with restaurants

By Noli Dinkovski

With large pub companies still offloading quality outlets, there couldn't be a better time to set up a business with a food operation, says Noli Dinkovski.