16 December 2020

Welsh pubs to close again under another lockdown

Pubs and restaurants in Wales, will close from 6pm on Christmas Day and all non-essential shops, alongside leisure and fitness centres will close at the end […]
16 December 2020

More than 20,000 pubs now in tier 3

This comes ahead of an anticipated tier review, which is set to take place today (Wednesday 16 December). At the time the strengthened tiers were announced, […]
16 December 2020

Hospitality worst hit sector for job losses

Data from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) showed that number of employees in the UK hospitality sector made redundant rose by 58,000 to 171,000 over the […]
16 December 2020

Review of the year and challenges ahead

By Ed Bedington contact 16-Dec-2020 – Last updated on 16-Dec-2020 at 10:15 GMT Related tags: Ed Bedington, Public house, Pub, James Cuthbertson, Heath Ball, Legislation, Government, […]
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 […]
Add Your Pub