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The Big Interview: William Lees-Jones, JW Lees

By Phil Mellows

JW Lees is poised for growth thanks to developing the best bits of tradition and not being afraid to close failing pubs, managing director William Lees-Jones tells Phil Mellows. Free pies have helped, too.

JW Lees rewards its top licensees

JW Lees rewards its top licensees

By Tony Halstead

A brewery boss has paid tribute to licensees across its tied estate who helped the company achieve record turnover of £56m last year.

Gerard Ford & Philip Ainsworth: tenants of the year

Millstone is top JW Lees tenanted pub

By Adam Pescod

A Manchester licensee has credited "good standards" after he was named Tenant of the Year at JW Lees' Pub of the Year awards on 7 June. Gerard Ford,...

JW Lees is one of last regionals to install Brulines

Lees installs Brulines

By MA Reporter

Family brewer JW Lees is to install Brulines beer-flow monitors across its 140-strong tenanted pub estate from today. The company, based at...

North West

North West

Spring Inn Rochdale, Lancashire There's little that Carol and John Cadwallader don't know about their customers - and that includes the scores of...