West Midlands

Campaign launched: Jackie Moody-McNamara announced #inviteustospeak at the MA Leaders Club event

Mayor's actions applauded by pub campaigner

By Ed Bedington

An equality campaigner for the pub sector has applauded the actions of a West Midland’s mayor who refused to take part in the Conservative Party conference due to gender inbalance.

Private socialising banned: new restrictions come into force in Birmingham today but people can still socialise in pubs

Birmingham restrictions 'won't impact pubs'

By Emily Hawkins

Restrictions on private gatherings come into force in parts of the West Midlands today (15 September) but people are still allowed to socialise with other households at pubs.

Regional focus on... the West Midlands

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Regional focus on... the West Midlands

By Liam Coleman

Our latest in depth look into the pub property market around the country takes us to Shropshire, Staffordshire, the West Midlands, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Warwickshire.

Men jailed for £5m keg theft plot

Men jailed for £5m keg theft plot

By Adam Pescod

Five men from the Midlands have been handed jail sentences totalling 14-and-a-half years for their part in a plot to steal £5 million worth of beer kegs from across the region.

JD Wetherspoon to open 13 new sites

JD Wetherspoon to open 13 new sites

By John Harrington

JD Wetherspoon, the managed pub operator, has revealed details of 13 sites it plans to open in the first three months of this year.