Member Of Parliament

FLVA defends decision over fees

FLVA defends decision over fees

By Tony Halstead

The FLVA has defended its decision to impose a premium fee for new members for handling major negotiations such as rent reviews and dilapidations charges.

Griffiths: Important MPs experience the pressure pubs are under and the role they play in the community

MPs pledge to work bar shifts

By Michelle Perrett

Forty MPs have pledged to work a shift behind the bar in their local pub to learn about the pressures faced by the sector.

Bob Neill: will visit his local to pour pints

Pubs minister pledges to work behind bar

By Michelle Perrett

Community Pubs Minister Bob Neill is the latest MP to pledge to work behind the bar in support of the pub trade. He is the first Government...

Robertson: BII is part of the industry, not independent from it

BII backs code policing

By Michelle Perrett

British Institute of Innkeeping (BII) chief executive Neil Robertson has defended the organisation's policing of the codes.

Alan Meale: knighthood

Knighthood for former APPBG chairman

By Michelle Perrett

Alan Meale, founder of the All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group, has been granted a knighthood in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Cask Marque: quality accreditation scheme

Heineken joins Cask Marque

By Gurjit Degun

Heineken UK has become a corporate member of cask ale accreditation scheme Cask Marque. Cask Marque will play an integral part in the Heineken UK...

Town and City: joined BII

Town and City joins BII

By Lesley Foottit

Town and City Pub Company has joined the BII as a corporate member. The company comprises 220 venues.

British Pub Week chair Inez Ward, Ian Ronayne and Neil Robertson

BII boss behind bar for British Pub Week

By Lesley Foottit

BII chief executive Neil Robertson did his part for the pub trade last night by stepping behind the bar to serve punters in aid of British Pub Week....