Growing portfolio: Liberation Group acquires two West Country sites from OHH Pub Company

Liberation Group acquires 2 sites from OHH Pub Company

By Amelie Maurice-Jones

Liberation Group’s UK Butcombe Pubs & Inns acquired the Northey Arms in Box, Wiltshire and the Rising Sun in Backwell, North Somerset from OHH Pub Company yesterday (Thursday 26 May).

Wilty pleasure: an in depth look at why Wiltshire may be the place for you

Regional Report

Why is Wiltshire a unique place to own a pub?

By Michelle Perrett

Even though its neighbours accept the plaudits when it comes to the West country, Wiltshire offers more than just beauty throughout its constituencies

Cream of the crop: licensees and pubs were recognised at Wadworth's annual ceremony

Best of the best recognised at Wadworth awards

By Stuart Stone

South-west pub operator and family brewer Wadworth held its annual Best of the Best Awards on 28 November, recognising which members of its portfolio of 200 managed and tenanted pub estates had stood out during the past year.

Wadworth awards tenants and managers


Wadworth awards tenants and managers

By James Evison

Licensees from regional brewer-operator Wadworth have been awarded at the pubco's annual 'best of the best' event this week.

Scott: Rel pubco chief executive

Rel Pub Company opens sixth site

By Lesley Foottit

Rel Pub Company is opening a sixth Break Bar site in Berkshire next year after a £700,000 refurbishment.

M&B: Harvesters opening at retail parks

M&B lines up two Harvester retail park openings

By Mark Stretton, M&C Report

Mitchells & Butlers is to unveil its first two retail park locations for Harvester, its mid-market family dining brand, this November — in Bristol and Staines.

Pubs must ensure customers are aware of changes

Experts question licensing powers

By John Harrington

Licensing and legal experts have questioned whether the new mandatory licensing conditions, which come in tomorrow, will be rigorously enforced. A...

Pub takings hit by roadworks

Pub takings hit by roadworks

A Wiltshire couple say roadworks close to their pub have halved takings and forced them to quit. Peter and Jennifer Gill from The Bell in Purton...

Time for Med?

Time for Med?

A freehold licensed restaurant in the historic Cotswold market town of Malmesbury, North Wiltshire, has become available through agents Christie...