29 January 2021

76% of operators want to reopen later with no restrictions, according to survey

Three quarters (76%) of business leaders would prefer to reopen their venues later in the year without any restrictions in place, a trade survey has found.
28 January 2021

Business rates relief extended in Scotland

Business rates relief will be extended for Scottish pubs for an initial three months as Chancellor Rishi Sunak has been urged to enable a further extension […]
28 January 2021

‘The UK has been the example at times of how not to support the hospitality sector’

Searching âcan dogs get Covid-19â on Google yields about 3.2bn results. But rather than sift through them all, The Morning Advertiser spoke to David McDowall for […]
28 January 2021

‘VAT cut was more helpful than lockdown grants’

The trade has implored the Government to extend a sector-wide VAT reduction following suggestions there are no plans afoot to continue the policy beyond March.
28 January 2021

Oakman adds to portfolio alongside £3.6m share raise

Hertfordshire-based multiple operator Oakman Inns has outlined its plans for this year including a âsubstantial pipeline of sites ready for developmentâ and the addition of a […]
28 January 2021

Health experts’ claims ‘hospitality not Covid hotbed’ comes as ‘no surprise’

Claims from local public health directors that hospitality venues are not a big risk of coronavirus transmission should come as no surprise, one trade body has […]
28 January 2021

£200m a day hospitality losses

Britain’s pubs, bars, restaurants and hotels lost nearly Â200m a day in sales in 2020, according to new figures.
28 January 2021

New estate operations director at Timothy Taylor’s, Tim Martin sells further £50m in JDW shares

The latest round-up of jobs and people news from the pub sector includes JDW boss Tim Martin further reducing his company stake and an industry stalwart […]
27 January 2021

Big brewers ‘deferring annual beer price hike’

Most brewers are postponing beer price increases until later in the year, The Morning Advertiser (MA) can reveal.
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