26 November 2020

M&B posts pre-tax loss as 1,300 workers made redundant

The operator of more than 1,700 pubs under brands including Harvester, Toby Carvery, O’Neills and All Bar One reported a 34.1% drop in revenue – which […]
26 November 2020

Over 50 trade bosses pen letter to PM labelling pubs ‘scapegoats’

Which firms have signed the letter? British Beer & Pub Association Admiral Taverns Adnams Arkell’s Brewery Asahi UK Black Sheep Brewery Brakspear Pub Company Brewhouse & […]
26 November 2020

What is a substantial meal?

Under the new tier system, set to be outlined later today (Thursday 26 November), pubs in tier two must close unless they are offering a “substantial […]
26 November 2020

Is your kitchen ready for the Darkside?

No, it doesn’t have the same ring to it as the ‘battle between good and evil’ does. Yes, this is a tenuous link between Star Wars […]
26 November 2020

Diageo gender equality pledge, New Heineken CCO, Tennent’s to donate Black Friday profits

Diageo pledges 50:50 gender split in leadership by 2030 Drinks giant Diageo has unveiled a raft of 25 sustainability pledges in its Society 2030: Spirit of […]
25 November 2020

‘Not sure I’ll sleep tonight’ ahead of tier announcement

e is feeling nervous about tomorrow’s announcement. “I’m not sure I’ll sleep all that much tonight!” Licensee Daniel Whitehead knows all too well the weight of local restrictions, […]
25 November 2020

Pubco bosses ‘cowards’ for not stepping up

The co-founder of Risk Capital Partners branded the bosses of the big pub companies “cowards” for not defending the interests of the sector. He said: “Where […]
25 November 2020

Chancellor ‘ignores’ cries for business rates help as NLW rises

    However, public sector workers earning below £24k will receive a pay rise of at least £250. Sunak announced £3bn would go to help over […]
25 November 2020

Christmas planning in a pandemic

By Ed Bedington contact 25-Nov-2020 – Last updated on 25-Nov-2020 at 11:27 GMT Related tags: Ed Bedington, Heath Ball, James Cuthbertson, Christmas, Public house, Pub, Legal, […]
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