Family-friendly sports: Philip Cutter of the Murderers

Best Sports Pub prepares for first East Anglian derby in 15 months

By Liam Coleman

Norwich City and Ipswich Town are preparing to reignite their fierce rivalry for the first time in more than a year. Meanwhile, the landlord of 2015's Best Sports Pub at the Great British Pub Awards, Philip Cutter, is preparing to welcome both sets...

Pub breathalysers: A breath of fresh air?


Pub breathalysers: A breath of fresh air?

By Oli Gross

The introduction of breathalyser tests at some pubs, clubs and bars across the country has been greeted with caution from industry leaders. But how have the schemes worked for licensees? Oli Gross reports.

Norwich City of Ale festival takes place from 22 May - 1 June

The rise and rise of Norwich City of Ale

By Roger Protz

Roger Protz reports on how the organisers of a ground-breaking celebration of beer and pubs could inspire other cities to stage similar events.

Roberts has acquired fourth pub

Roberts buys Rose Valley pub

By The PMA Team

A Norfolk pub entrepreneur has bought her fourth pub — Sarah-Jane Roberts has acquired the Rose Valley Tavern in Norwich.

Love your local: Norwich campaign

Norwich paper out to save city's pubs

By Gemma McKenna

A local newspaper in Norwich is running a campaign to help save the city's pubs. The Norwich Evening News's Love your Local campaign aims to...

Holding steady

Holding steady

By James Wilmore

With its array of traditional market towns, historic architecture and excellent climate, East Anglia is a popular place to run a pub. But with the...

Batemans adds three pubs

Batemans adds three pubs

Independent family brewer and retailer Batemans, based in Lincolnshire, has purchased three new pubs. Two in Norwich - the Champion in Chapelfield...



Alan Crowest, FAVLP, MBII, MNAEA managing director, Britannia Business Sales (East Anglia) Ltd After 35-years involvement in the licensed trade -...

Property round-up

Property round-up

The Cock in Old Lackenham, Norwich, has a riverside location with extensive gardens and a patio down to the banks of the River Yare. The pub has a...