Young People

Hot Shots: The latest two pub trade rising stars


Hot Shots: The latest two pub trade rising stars

By Mike Berry

Hot Shots is the Publican’s Morning Advertiser’s new initiative to recognise young and upcoming individuals working in the trade; from those running pubs to business ops specialists. Here we profile two more people nominated as rising stars.

ALMR's Nicholls: young people becoming 'more sophisticated and demanding' consumers


ALMR: 'Young foodies' shunning booze for dining out

By Daniel Woolfson

A nation of 'young foodies' are increasingly choosing eating out over drinking out, according to new research by the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) and CGA Strategy.

There has been a dramatic decline in the number of young people drinking

1 in 5 millennials teetotal according to new survey

By Emily Sutherland

One in five 16-24 year olds don’t drink any alcohol at all according to a new survey, with two thirds reporting that alcohol was either not very important or not at all important to their social lives.

The young ones: Emma Gallagher of the Old Lion in Cleobury Mortimer, who became one of the UK's youngest publicans at 18 years old

Tap into the youth potential

By Pete Brown

Today’s ‘go it alone’ generation means the number of young licensees is on the rise. As Pete Brown explains, if you’re not in tune with their aspirations, they could leave you behind.

Diageo's Learning for Life initiative is changing perceptions of hospitality careers

Let's make a career in hospitality something to be proud of

By Mark Baird

Hospitality in the UK is too often seen as an industry that provides millions of jobs but few careers. As an industry, it is in our interests to change that perception, says Mark Baird, head of alcohol in society at Diageo GB.