Local Government Act 1972

Best Bar None continues to soar

Best Bar None continues to soar

By Georgina Townshend

Best Bar None (BBN) has continued to roll out new schemes across the country, and now operates in 70 towns and cities.

Up for grabs: the Black Diamond is on offer for £80,000

Four Farlane pubs sell at Allsop auction

By Gurjit Degun

Four out of the eight Farlane Property Group pubs that were offered at an Allsop auction have sold, with their prices ranging from £120,000 to £207,000.

Former Farlane pubs sold at auction

Former Farlane pubs sold at auction

By Gurjit Degun

Seven out of eight closed freehold pubs formerly owned by Farlane Property Group, which was placed into administration in 2010, have been sold at auction.

Up for sale: the Crown Hotel in Bury, Lancashire

Former Farlane pubs up for grabs

By Gurjit Degun

Eight freehold sites from former pub owner Farlane Property Group are set to go under the hammer at the end of the month at an Allsop auction in London.

Che Bar: Stockton-on-Tees and Huddersfield sites on the market

Brook Leisure properties marketed

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Brook Leisure, the Barnsley-based late-night venue operator, has placed seven sites on the market as part of a strategic review of its estate. The...

The Vallum was saved by the community

Paint and a Pint winners unveiled

By Lesley Foottit

Two pubs have each won a £2,000 makeover courtesy of Glidden Trade's Paint and a Pint competition, run in association with the Morning Advertiser....

Challenge-25: County Durham wants pub to take rigorous approach to scheme

County Durham urges Challenge-25 take-up

By Ewan Turney

Pubs and shops in County Durham have been urged to adopt a Challenge-25 policy by the council. The council's Trading Standards team noted a "marked...

Chapter One: up for sale

Punch puts another 68 pubs up for sale

By Gemma McKenna

Punch is disposing of another 68 pubs — this time sales will be handled by agents Colliers CRE.    Located nationwide, the freehold disposal...

Post Office queues are under consideration in Oldham

Trade fear over spread of Oldham pub plans

By Ewan Turney

Council officials from Bury, Burnley, Manchester, Portsmouth and St Helens are all to visit Oldham to hear about the measures they are taking to curb promotions. The news seems to play out the trade's fear that the harsh proposals will spread.

Fox and Hounds: topped industry poll

Fox & Hounds is Britain's top pub

By Kelly Smith

The Fox and Hounds in Newmillerdam, West Yorkshire has been voted the top pub in the UK in a poll of over 200 senior industry personnel.