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Landing in London: two airlines will offer more than 200 craft beers from the US at a special pop-up pub

Airlines to host American-themed craft pop-up

By Emily Hawkins

A pop-up pub showcasing hundreds of US craft beers will open this month in the latest marketing ploy by two airlines to attract UK tourists to cross The Pond.

Pay on the agenda: Unite is protesting against low pay in the sector

Unite to protest over ‘low pay’ in hospitality at BHA conference

By Liam Coleman

Trade union Unite has revealed it will take its campaign for better pay in the hospitality industry directly to the British Hospitality Association (BHA) by protesting outside the organisation’s annual hospitality and tourism summit in central London...

The Firbank's Simon Delaney: 'Lives and breathes Wythenshawe'

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Pub Awards: Best Community Winner - The Firbank Pub & Kitchen, Manchester

By James Evison

Simon Delaney lives and breathes Wythenshawe. As the owner of The Firbank, along with his wife Rachel, in the Manchester suburb for the past 21 years, he’s passionate about his home turf and keen to dispel myths surrounding an area once branded “the biggest...

Kimchi is popular for its spicy, acidic flavour

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Trend watch: cruising for a fusing?

By Daniel Woolfson

Say “fusion” and people usually cringe. Briefly popular in the nineties, combining seemingly mismatched concepts and cuisines was written off as unnecessary and extravagant by many.

London Olympics: one year on, pubs in Stratford have seen good trading

Pubs report positive trading after Olympics

By Gurjit Degun

One year on from the Olympics, licensees around the park area in Stratford, east London, have seen good trading, and say they are optimistic about the future.