16 December 2020

Landmark investments by JDW and Tokyo Industries, Oakman to double estate, London Cocktail Club acquired

JDW completes £30.4m Dublin development  As reported by The Morning Advertiser’s​ sister title MCA Insight​, JD Wetherspoon (JDW) has made the largest investment in its 41-year history in the […]
16 December 2020

Minister for hospitality debate after 150,000 sign petition

Politicians have reportedly set a date and time for the debate of Monday 11 January 2021 at 4.30pm, following the success of the #SeatAtTheTable campaign, which […]
15 December 2020

How can wet-led pubs claim £1,000 Christmas grant?

The scheme was announced on 1 December and will close on 29 December 2020. Final applications must be received by local authorities by 31 January 2021. […]
15 December 2020

Lack of closure warning demonstrates Government contempt for trade

Leaving aside the fact that according to the Government’s own rules, London should have been in tier three from the get go, the fact they’ve given […]
15 December 2020

New bar group Nightcap to list on AIM after London Cocktail Club acquisition

According to an announcement on 13 December, Nightcap will work with the existing London Cocktail Club management team and shareholders to expand the business from 10 […]
15 December 2020

SA Brain ‘up for sale’

The family-owned firm was established in 1882, founded by Samuel Arthur Brain who bought the Old Brewery on St Mary Street Cardiff and the Albert pub […]
14 December 2020

Closing hospitality venues an ‘illogical tactic’

Greater London, the south and west of Essex, and areas in the south of Hertfordshire will be placed under tier three from one minute past midnight […]
14 December 2020

Operator launches PubWars concept with free wifi offer

Darren Peachy, who’s a director of the Venture Pub Company has launched the PubWars operation to give pub customers the chance to play a wide range […]
14 December 2020

Pubs in London, Essex and Hertfordshire to close

Greater London, the south and west of Essex, and areas in the south of Hertfordshire will be placed under tier three from one minute past midnight […]
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