Withdrawal: Piedmont backs out of M&B deal

Piedmont withdraws interest in M&B

Piedmont, the investment vehicle of Bahamas billionaire Joe Lewis, has withdrawn its interest in Mitchells & Butlers (M&B), the managed pub operator.

Fuller's: admitting defeat in Capital bid

Fuller's: no intention of further Capital bid

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Fuller's, the London brewer and pub operator, says it has "no intention" of making further offers to buy Capital Pub Company following news that...

Adnams: GPG has sold its stake

Guinness Peat sells Adnams stake

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Guinness Peat Group, which has stakes in a number of the UK's leading brewers and pub groups, has sold its stake in Adnams for around £2.2m.

George & Dragon, Hudswell: villagers have re-opened

Hudswell villagers re-open pub

By Gemma McKenna

A group of villagers in North Yorkshire have clubbed together to buy their local pub — the George & Dragon in Hudswell. 70 out of the 200...

Jonathan Adnams: refutes GPG support

Adnams refutes Guinness Peat reform support

By Ewan Turney

Adnams has claimed the majority of its shareholders are happy with its current share structure, despite claims by influential shareholder Guinness...

Thomas: targeting 60 towns

95.5% take-up on Luminar share offer

By Ewan Turney

Nightclub operator Luminar Leisure has announced a 95.5% take-up from shareholders on its plan to raise £35.75, through a new share issue. On 31...