Licensing Reform

Sykes: proud of ALMR's work

Sykes attacks licensing reform

By Graham Ridout

Tim Sykes has made a strong attack on proposed Licensing Reform during his outgoing speech as chairman of the ALMR. Novus Leisure chief executive Steve Richards has now taken over the reigns.

Charity: enough in Bill to worry trade

Paying lip service to pubs

By The PMA Team

Worrying elements still remain in the revisions to the licensing reform, says The PMA Team.

Charity: hoping for sensible licensing reform

Theresa May's sense and nonsense

By The PMA Team

With licensing reform on the cards, the trade will be hoping that Home Secretary Theresa May shows a sense of perspective, says The PMA Team.

Walker: Licence fees could rise 400%

Scots licensees round on licensing reform

By Ewan Turney

A Scottish Tory and licensee has gathered over 3,000 signatures on a petition against licensing reform. The new regulations are set to come into...

Letters

Letters

Licensing shake-up will not curb binge drinkers There is no doubt that Britain has a serious drink problem. There is also no doubt the existing...

Ringing the changes

Ringing the changes

Claire Hu catches up with events at the Bell, a successful gastropub in Horndon on the Hill, Essex. Business has been booming, but a debate about...