Six Nations Championship

Conversion chance: Rugby union fans make a real event of going to the pub with friends, especially when the Six Nations is taking place

Get on a winning streak: harnessing the Six Nations

By Stuart Stone

This year’s Six Nations marks the 19th instalment of the competition in its current guise after Italy joined the Five Nations in the year 2000. As a staple in the sporting calendar, how can pub owners convert the championship into profits?

Eyes on the prize: can England secure a second consecutive grand slam?

RBS 6 Nations reaches its climax

By Liam Coleman

An epic Saturday afternoon of rugby brings the RBS 6 Nations to its conclusion this weekend with many questions still to be answered.

Crunch match: England can take a significant step to the RBS 6 Nations title this weekend

Six Nations? FA Cup? Or maybe both?

By Liam Coleman

This weekend sees the return of the country's most iconic tournaments for rugby union and football, with a significant number of matches available to all licensees.

Full of Pep: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola will be looking for a win

No six nations? No problem

By Liam Coleman

There may be a break from the RBS 6 Nations rugby this weekend, but there is still football, boxing and Premiership rugby union to show in the pub over the coming days.

Pubs can boost their takings during the rugby


Rugby: Making the most of the Six Nations Championship

By Nigel Huddleston

How can pubs maximise sales around the prestigious rugby tournament? The Publican's Morning Advertiser offers top tips on getting the viewing experience right for customers as well as how to sell food and drink effectively before, during and after...

Six Nations Rugby: Making the most of it

Six Nations Rugby: Making the most of it

By Phil Mellows

As England prepares to host the Rugby World Cup next September, the Six Nations tournament, which kicks off in February, is set to be even bigger than usual, and pubs could find themselves entertaining a whole new demographic.

Make your pub a destination for rugby fans

GP Generator: Rugby Six Nations

By Phil Mellows

The eagerly-anticipated Six Nations rugby union tournament kicks off soon and licensees should make the most of the opportunity. As The Publican's Morning Advertiser finds, there is plenty they can do to entice the fans.

Six Nations rugby: how pubs can make the most of the tournament

How to make the most of Six Nations rugby

By Phil Mellows

The Six Nations tournament is the highlight of the domestic rugby-union calendar and provides licensees with the opportunity to kick-start their trading performance after the post-Christmas lull. Phil Mellows looks to the battles ahead and passes on tips...

Brains: new fonts

New fonts for Brains

By Robyn Lewis

Welsh brewer Brains is to introduce new font designs across its portfolio, as it continues its drive for growth. The new more contemporary chrome...

Dallaglio: Greene King IPA ambassador

Dallaglio to visit thousands of pubs

By Ewan Turney

Former England rugby captain Lawrence Dallaglio is set to make an appearance at thousands of pubs during the Six Nations tournament, thanks to Greene King.

Wales go for Grand Slam

Wales go for Grand Slam

By Helen Bendell

Saturday's match in Cardiff between Wales and France will decide this year's Six Nations winners. Warren Gatland's side clinched the Triple Crown...

Cheers, landlord!

Cheers, landlord!

IT'S NOT every day that when someone has the opportunity to invite anyone in the world on a VIP trip to a rugby international that they invite their...

Pitch Black returns

Pitch Black returns

Everards' Pitch Black, the brewer's special rugby ale, is set to return this autumn to coincide with the November rugby internationals. The 4.3 per...

Game on for pubs

Game on for pubs

The Six Nations is a perfect opportunity to drive sales up in your pub. Phil Mellows reports.It's cold, damp and gloomy. Christmas is a memory that...