27 November 2020

Captain Sir Tom Moore charity gin, new Gemma Collins liqueur ‘worthy of any diva’, World Cup winner unveils ale

Captain Sir Tom Moore releases charity gin  The founders of Yorkshire-based Otterbeck Distillery have announced a partnership with family friend Captain Sir Tom Moore to launch […]
27 November 2020

On-trade increasingly split between ‘strongly positive’ and ‘strongly negative’ Brexit forecasts

When asked “how do you think the decision to leave the EU will have impacted your business in 3-5 years’ time?” almost one-in-five (19%) of those […]
27 November 2020

MPs oppose ‘further hardship for our hospitality industry’

The Government’s Covid Winter Plan will be put to a vote next week but a number of MPs may rebel against the plan after their constituencies […]
26 November 2020

Tier drop: what impact could the new Covid-19 alert system have on pubs?

The latest flood of Government enforced tiers follows the second six-month peak in daily deaths in successive days alongside a further 18,213 Covid cases, after the […]
26 November 2020

More than 36,000 pubs to be placed in highest two tiers

How many pubs will be in tiers two and three? This works out to 98% of all pubs in England (37,616 as of September), data from […]
26 November 2020

Covid measures hit Fuller’s for £22m in six months

Having registered a pre-tax profit £17.9m during the equivalent 2019 spell, and £19.4m at the end of its last financial year in March, the operator of […]
26 November 2020

‘Strong and stable’ Hawthorn to invest £7.5m in pub estate during 2021

The NewRiver-owned operator of more than 700 community pubs revealed that plans are afoot to pump £7.5m in capital expenditure into its pub estate over the […]
26 November 2020

14 ways in which Covid-19 is changing the UK pub market

As reported by The Morning Advertiser (MA)​, Lumina Intelligence’s UK Pub Market Report 2020 found that the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has wiped 61% (£14bn) off the sector’s value.​ […]
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 […]
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