Fundraisers preparing bid for famous music venue
A group of Brighton residents looking to purchase the Greys, Brighton, is poised to make a cash offer to bid for the renowned music venue’s freehold.
Ei to introduce biodegradable straws to entire pub estate
Ei Group is set to introduce a new biodegradable straw to its entire Ei Managed Operations estate - becoming the latest major pubco to join the fight against plastics.
Ei Group licensees to take on coffee chains
Ei Group has unveiled a tailored ‘Beerista’ coffee offer to support publicans across the country tap into the UK’s coffee market – worth £3.7bn per year.
Ei appeals pubs code adjudicator decision at High Court
The Ei Group is "awaiting a decision" from the High Court after it appealed an award made by the pubs code adjudicator (PCA).
Ei Publican Partnerships names its Cellar Keeper of the Year
Publican Peter Clements, from the British Oak, Blackheath, south London, took the award which "recognises the people responsible for the pub’s best kept and quality beer cellars".
Ei Group launches revamped national awards scheme
The pub company behind 4,600 sites across the UK is launching a revitalised awards programme in order to recognise the work of outstanding publicans in its estate, operational excellence and pubs that are the focal point of their communities.
James Armitage to leave Ei Group as part of restructure
Ei Group (EiG) has confirmed that group services director James Armitage is leaving the business at the end of the year.
The Big Interview: Nick Light, Ei Publican Partnerships managing director
Ei Group has transformed its business in the wake of the pubs code but tenanted and leased pubs remain the bulk of its portfolio. Ei Publican Partnerships managing director Nick Light reveals what the tied model looks like in a post pubs-code era
Fish and chip shop skipper unveils new US-style pub food offer
Ei Publican Partnerships and an entrepreneurial father and daughter have made a joint investment of £155,000 to upgrade the facilities and introduce a new US-themed food offer at a Torquay pub.
Brighton Bierhaus backs campaign to save the Greys
The campaign by Brighton residents to save one of the UK’s best known and loved music venues has received a boost after being backed by another pub in the city.
Ei to give away 45,000 free pints in January
Ei Publican Partnerships has joined forces with a range of brewers - including Molson Coors, Heineken and Meantime - to help publicans increase sales during a historically challenging month for the industry.
Ei pub reopens after £370k investment
A publican has made a joint investment with Ei Publican Partnerships to renovate a Manchester pub, adding six new en-suite letting rooms and revamping the downstairs bar area.
Local community bids to save famous Brighton venue
South-coast pubgoers have launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise the £300,000 needed to take over one of the country’s best known and loved music venues.
Ei Managed Investments announces ninth partnership
Ei Managed Investments has announced the the launch of its ninth venture, Hush Heath Inns, a partnership with Hush Heath Estate.
More than 1,000 active customers already using Ei’s new online ordering platform
The leased and tenanted division of pub company Ei Group has revealed that the launch of its new online ordering platform has yielded encouraging results.