Polycarbonate

Nottinghamshire police: over-stepping the mark?

Police threat over pub plastic glasses

By Ewan Turney

Nottinghamshire police are "over-stepping the mark" in threatening to force pubs in Retford and Worksop to serve drinks in polycarbonate glasses on...

Polycarbonate glasses: shatter proof

Cleethorpes pubs trial plastic glasses

By Natasha Devan

Twelve pubs in Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire have agreed to use polycarbonate glasses in the evening as part of a drive to reduce violent crime. Members...

City diary

City diary

By The PMA Team

We know a man who can Anyone on the managed side looking to recruit a highly-regarded former JD Wetherspoon (JDW) operations director with 10 years'...

Police push plastics

Police push plastics

By James Wilmore

Police are taking the initiative in the push for polycarbonates ­ with one force spending £20,000 on plastic glasses to give to pubs and clubs....

Luminar expects plastic to save it £200,000 a year

Luminar expects plastic to save it £200,000 a year

By The PMA Team

The UK's biggest nightclub company, Luminar, has reported it expects to save about £200,000 a year in insurance claims when it introduces polycarbonate glasses throughout its estate.

Gwent police push for plastic

Gwent police push for plastic

By Tony Halstead

Police in Gwent, South Wales, have become the latest force to urge pubs and clubs to switch to plastic. Gwent licensing officer PC Jim Aitken urged...

John Hutson with a GLASS of beer

Glass ban pressure is huge says Wetherspoon

By The PMA Team

Managed chain JD Wetherspoon has reported that requests from police to introduce polycarbonate glasses have been coming in "thick and fast" in the...