Smoking Area

Excessive noise within a smoking area could result in a licence review

Top tips on pub smoking shelters

By Poppleston Allen

The smoking ban had a dramatic effect on the pub trade as operators up and down the country were tasked with ensuring that customers could still enjoy a cigarette as well as a pint. Many premises provide designated smoking areas or smoking shelters but...

Pubs may need licence for pavement smoking

Pubs face outdoor smoking charges

By John Harrington

Pubs and clubs in Reading may have to buy a special permit and abide by costly regulations to let people smoke outside. Paying for staff to man a...