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Regional Report

Why own a pub in York?

By Michelle Perrett

York has gone through many changes since the Romans are believed to have founded the city – and statistics show licensed premises numbers have risen during the past 10 years.

River safety: pubs are encouraged to sign up to training to help people who get into trouble in rivers around York (image: RNLI/Nathan Williams)

Pubs offered river rescue training

By Emily Hawkins

Staff at riverside pubs will be trained on how to rescue drinkers who experience trouble in the waters around York.

Duke of York: case seems to be consistent with an increased willingness by licensing authorities to use the licensing regime to control non-licensable activities

Licence reviews: Be aware of activity outside your pub

It is hard to escape Boris Johnson at the moment. Following hard on the heels of the great success of the London Olympics, he is currently riding the wave of popular opinion. But for those in the licensed trade, especially in London, that popularity may...

Rogues' gallery for pubs

Rogues' gallery for pubs

Licensees in York will receive a rogues' gallery through their letterbox containing photos of the city's troublemakers. The pictures of people who...

Striker's goal

Striker's goal

Hartlepool striker Marco Gabbiadini and his wife Debbie have purchased the Bishops Hotel in York through the Leeds office of agent, Christie &...