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Top tips: advice for publicans wanting to add home deliveries and takeaways to their offering.

Top tips: the key to takeaways

By Poppleston Allen

With the rise of third-party home delivery services in recent years we are receiving more queries from operators seeking to add home deliveries and takeaways to their offering.

Bar role: Under-18s can be an asset to your business

Legal checklist: Employing under-18 staff in your pub

By Poppleston Allen

Summer is here and students want to work — if stretched barstaff make mistakes and there is an opportunity to employ part-time barstaff they will readily become an asset to your business.

'Make sure you have full-time door staff in place before the Olympics', says Michael Kheng

Don’t leave your front line exposed

By Michael Kheng

It is interesting that the Security Industry Authority (SIA) is visiting licensees and authorities warning of the possibility of a shortage of door supervisors during the 2012 Olympics. As reported in last week’s PMA, G4S looks set to recruit around 10,000...

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Gaming and private functions QA local club hired our upstairs function room recently for an event at which it was reported to me there was some...

Cracking the code

Cracking the code

I sincerely hope that every pub in the country has a copy of the Code of Practice for Equal Chance Gaming, issued by the Gambling Commission for...

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Smoking breaks for staff Q Now that the new anti-smoking law is in operation, is it permissible to allow staff a smoking break during their shift? Q...

Liable for violence

Liable for violence

Longer licensing hours and the perceived binge-drinking culture mean the role of the door supervisor and the licensees who employ them are firmly in...

Liability nightmare

Liability nightmare

Violence against staff is an area of increasing concern across licensed retail. Most physical attacks are related to crimes such as theft and robbery...

Safety in numbers?

Safety in numbers?

Licensing practitioners all over the country have been very busy in recent weeks ensuring that the licences that their clients hold are in apple-pie...