25 November 2020

Christmas bubble plan ‘makes mockery’ of trade

New measures mean that three households can meet at home for five days during the festive period, mix indoors and stay overnight while “restrictive rules on […]
25 November 2020

Portobello Brewery acquires 13 Antic sites, Hackney Brewery launches brewery and taproom crowdfund

ADVERTISEMENT Emerging from lockdown 2.0 and the resilience of the licensed leisure sector By Holly Gillard, surveyor in the licensed leisure team at Savills Manchester​ The […]
24 November 2020

New tier two and three rules ‘to cost wet-led pubs £1.5bn’

British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) chief executive Emma McClarkin has written to Chancellor Rishi Sunak ahead of the Comprehensive Spending Review tomorrow (Wednesday 25 November), […]
24 November 2020

Government needs to wake up and stop pointing the finger at pubs

Pubs and bars have been the most compliant operations across the UK, meekly accepting closure, and then investing significant time and energy to ensure they were […]
24 November 2020

What do pubs need to know for reopening in December?

The curfew has been extended from 10pm until 11pm but pubs should call last orders at 10pm, giving customers an hour to finish up and leave […]
24 November 2020

New tiered rules ‘killing Christmas and beyond’ for trade

How will the new tier system impact pubs? Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced yesterday (Monday 23 November) that pubs will face a raft of new rules​ including […]
24 November 2020

Covid-19 to hit foodservice sector for more than £44bn

According to global market research and insight company Mintel’s British Lifestyles 2020​ report, total UK consumer spend is expected to fall by 14.9% or £183.6bn in 2020 due […]
24 November 2020

One-in-ten Brits have already made post-lockdown pub, bar or restaurant bookings

Data from global intelligence platform Streetbees has found 3% of Brits have already made multiple post-lockdown bookings in pubs, bars and restaurants over the festive period, […]
23 November 2020

Curfew extension ‘meaningless’ alongside tougher rules

What does 11pm curfew mean for pubs? Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced this afternoon​ (Monday 23 November) the 10pm curfew will be replaced with a rule of […]
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