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The right choice

The right choice

People with all kinds of experience can find a pub to suit them and their skills.Anne Pirrie, the Ace, OldhamWhile some styles of pub suit the...

Power and Thorley

Power and Thorley

Giles Thorley speaks to Mark Stretton on the beer tie, licensing reform, flotation, and life in the executive chair at Punch.Giles Thorley wants the...

On a cash course

On a cash course

For the unwary publican there is a wide range of drains on the purse that have a habit of turning into a nasty surprise. By Andrew TurzynskiThere are...

Balance of trade

Balance of trade

Ben McFarland visits the Earth and Stars in Brighton, the UK's first 'climate balanced' pubThings are hotting up and it's all our fault! Apparently,...

What's the score?

What's the score?

SportsPubs.co.uk aims to provide fans with the ultimate guide to what matches are showing where, as well as rating pubs from a drinker's point of...

Sports teams

Sports teams

The passion that sport arouses in customers offers an ideal opportunity to put your pub at the heart of the community - and build trade at the same...

A design for life?

A design for life?

Twenty-five years ago pub design was a relatively straightforward matter. A bit of flock wallpaper, a violently-patterned carpet and some red velour...

Getting a move on

Getting a move on

Selling your outlet doesn't have to be too stressfulSo the decision to move on has been made. Whether it is a change in area, pub or even career that...

Menu marketing

Menu marketing

You don't have to spend a fortune to promote the food you serve. Fiona Pavely offers some practical advice to help licensees increase their food...

Pub quizzes

Pub quizzes

Quiz evenings are relatively cheap and simple to organise, but some preparation is essential to make the night a success. Here's some advice for...

Bar hygiene

Bar hygiene

A strict regime is a necessity if licensees are to keep on top of the mess and germs generated by a pub full of customers. John Porter offers advice...

fresh faced

fresh faced

The dream of running your own pub almost certainly focuses heavily on a traditional country local with wooden beams, stone floors and a garden...