Greene King will offer grants of up to £5,000 for employees in pressing financial need, in its Team Member Support Scheme launched this week.
Trade charity Hospitality Action has joined forces with a number of industry leaders to call on the country in supporting the sector by visiting their favourite venue on Saturday 18 September to celebrate National Hospitality Day.
The Licensed Trade Charity (LTC), of which Prince Philip was a patron, has said its staff, trustees and volunteers have paid tribute to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, following his death on Friday 9 April.
The number of people seeking support from the Licensed Trade Charity more than trebled during the past year as the pandemic took its toll on those working in the sector.
In March, Age UK revealed that there are 1.4m chronically lonely older people in England, and many more across the rest of the UK, with the Christmas period only serving to magnifying the issue.
More than nine million people in the UK say they are always or often lonely but almost two-thirds feel uncomfortable admitting to it, according to research by the British Red Cross and Co-Op.
Last year, Age UK found more than half a million older people in the UK expected to feel lonely at Christmas, and with less than a month until the big day this year, the spotlight turns to addressing the issue within the drinks trade.
“My son was just in the wrong situation, the wrong environment, the wrong friendship group and this all conspired against him to make a very bad situation... ”
Charity bosses are reminding pubs to keep a close eye on their elderly and vulnerable customers as the country braces itself for the weather front newspapers are dubbing “The Beast from the East”.
In light of seasonal splurging and early December paydays, the Licensed Trade Charity has issued a short guide to help pub workers beat January money blues.
Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) has fought off competition from Fuller's, Shepherd Neame and Black Sheep Brewery to win at the Licensed Trade Charity’s (LTC) Annual Volunteer Awards.
Star Pubs & Bars has qualified for the final of this year’s Licensed Trade Charity Golf Tournament which takes place at Abbeydale Golf Club, Sheffield on 11 September.
The Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) has called for volunteers to help with its telephone befriender scheme as the waiting list rises to 21 people hoping to get a regular call.
Tributes have been paid to former “charismatic” pub operator and licensed trade charity leader Jimmy Elster whose funeral is being held this week.
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The Golden Lion in Luddesdown, Kent, claimed first place in the Licensed Trade Charity Golf Tournament’s fifth regional heat.
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New guidance on tax credits for people working in pubs has been launched by the Licensed Trade Charity.
The Ribs Of Beef pub golf team from Norwich is celebrating after becoming the latest team to qualify for the grand final of the Licensed Trade Charity 2015 golf tournament.
An exciting golf tournament for pubs and breweries has teed off, giving breweries, publicans and their customers the chance to play at fantastic courses across the country.
The Licensed Trade Charity does a lot more than offer financial help to those in or retired from the business. Ellie Bothwell finds out more about its work from chairman Roy Boulter
Roy Boulter has been announced as the new chairman of the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC).
Heineken UK has made a £10,000 donation towards the Licensed Trade Charity’s (LTC’s) new helpline.
The Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) has thanked Heineken for the brewer’s ongoing support of its student school in Ascot.
Two representatives of the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) will be guests at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Lunch at Westminster Hall on Tuesday 5 June, courtesy of the Worshipful Company of Innholders (WCI).
New LTC film tugs at the heartstrings
An emotionally-charged short film commissioned by the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) is set to get its public premiere this week as part of a fresh bid...
Phil Mellows meets newly-elected Licensed Trade Charity chairman Annette King, who aims to make sure it's going for another 200 years.
The Licensed Trade Charity has unveiled plans for a pioneering scheme to open a new pub staffed by young people with learning difficulties .
Punch Taverns is to sponsor the Licensed Trade Charity's Volunteer Visitor Programme for the third year running. The pubco has donated £17,943 to...
Licensed Trade Charity appoints new boss
A licensee of a private members club has been named as the new chairman of the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC). Annette King, who runs Boothy's in...
Annette King has been elected as the youngest chairman of the Licensed Trade Charity at the age of 44. King is currently licensee of Boothy's, a...
On the road for the Licensed Trade Charity
How hard can it be, spending a day riding a motorbike around the countryside learning about what the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) does and how it...
Heineken deal packs punch for trade charity
Heineken UK has confirmed that it will be sponsoring the Licensed Trade Charity's Annual Boxing Fundraiser for the twelfth consecutive year. This...
Brewer Wells & Young's is backing the Licensed Trade Charity's (LTC) national golf tournament.
A team from the George pub at Langwith, Lincolnshire, triumphed in the final of the annual Licensed Trade Charity golf tournament staged at...
The Licensed Trade Charity will hold its annual conference and October General Court on 12-14 October 2009 at the Imperial Hotel, North Promenade,...
The Licensed Trade Charity has assisted 18% more licensees this year than last, as the number of requests for help is steadily increasing.
Hamish Champ: How would you change the pub industry?
Last week I met someone who works for the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) and I took the opportunity to ask about the organisation's work and its...
Quids in with the 100 Club
The LTC 100 Club is a fun way of helping those in need — and could win you £500 The Licensed Trade Charity's 100 Club is an easy and exciting way...
A whopping £11,771 is raised for the Licensed Trade Charity at the BII lunch
Surge of licensees seek help from charity
New figures from the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) have revealed how publicans are struggling to cope with tough market conditions. The charity has...
Swing time again
It's time to book a place on the Licensed Trade Charity's Annual Golf Tournament in aid of those in the trade who need support Now that spring has...
LTC receives £6,000 donation from Licensees Unite
Licensees Unite, the organisation previously known as NALHM, has donated £6000 to the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC).
Educating the future generation
High-quality education for the children of those in the licensed retail sector is high on the LTC's list of priorities this year Many people in the...
The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers has once again agreed to raise money for the Licensed Trade Charity at its Christmas lunch. Those...
LTC: 'we need pubco help'
The big pub companies have been challenged to dig deep to boost the Licensed Trade Charity's (LTC) fund-raising, after a charity chief described...
The Licensed Trade Charity has slammed the financial support it receives from the big pubcos as laughable
Fruitful season lies ahead for LTC
October has many autumnal treats in store, including Hallowe'en, Oktoberfest... and the Licensed Trade Charity's annual conference This year, the...
The Licensed Victuallers' School, in Ascot, Berks, is running a Christmas activity camp for kids - with a 50% discount for those who work in the...
Making the grades
Pupils from the Licensed Trade Charity's schools once again find they have plenty to celebrate The results are in - the Licensed Victuallers' School...
Money available for flood-hit pubs
The BII and Licensed Trade Charity have issued details on how flood-hit licensees can apply for grants to give them financial support. Pubs hit in...
Licensed Trade Charity offers help to flood victims
The Licensed Trade Charity has offered aid to the licensees who have been victims in the floods affecting many parts of the country. The...