Campaign to end plastic straw use in pubs gets strong response
Publicans across the country have shown strong support for a joint industry campaign to stop the use of plastic straws and stirrers in pubs.
End plastic straw use in pubs now, urges joint campaign
An industry-wide campaign to cut the amount of single-use plastic being used in pubs has been launched in partnership by three major industry bodies and The Morning Advertiser.
Finalists announced in National Best Bar None awards
Bolton, Sheffield, Plymouth and Torquay have made it through to the final of the ‘National Best Bar None awards’ to be presented at a reception at the House of Lords on 5 February.
Government announces plans to extend pub opening hours to help celebrate royal wedding
A four-week consultation on plans to extend pub opening hours for the upcoming royal wedding, which would give a £10m boost to the trade, has been largely welcomed by industry insiders - although some believe it is "barking up the wrong tree".
Rob Brydon to host Publican Awards
Top comedian and actor Rob Brydon will be hosting the Publican Awards, organisers are delighted to announce.
Birmingham pub to offer free Christmas meals to the homeless
The Old Crown in Digbeth, Birmingham, will offer free meals to the homeless and those in need this Christmas Eve.
Call to extend pub opening hours after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announce wedding date
British Beer & Pub Association's (BBPA) chair Brigid Simmonds has suggested extending opening hours on Friday 18 May 2018 and Saturday 19 May 2018 after Kensington Palace announced the date of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding last...
Pub marathon kicks off 12 days of Christmas fundraising
Former royal marine Paul Ward kicked off 12 days of festive fundraising for Yorkshire Cancer Research by live training for a marathon on a treadmill in The Knox, Harrogate.
7 reasons why people love a pub at Christmas
Yes, we all know a pub is for life, not just for Christmas. However, the magic of going down your local boozer throughout the festive period - especially Christmas Eve - is undeniable.
Pub groups taste success at Restaurant magazine R200 Awards
Pub groups the Alchemist and ETM Group were among the winners at Restaurant magazine’s R200 Awards, held yesterday (6 November) at Hawker House in Canada Water, south London.
Publican Awards 2018 finalists announced
Judging is underway and the finalists for the 2018 Publican Awards can now be revealed.
Best of the best recognised at Wadworth awards
South-west pub operator and family brewer Wadworth held its annual Best of the Best Awards on 28 November, recognising which members of its portfolio of 200 managed and tenanted pub estates had stood out during the past year.
Peaky Blinders bar to host season four curtain raiser
The Peaky Blinders Bar & Grill in Paignton, Devon, is set to host a meet and greet with actors from hit TV series Peaky Blinders as well as a screening of the first episode on 15 November.
Deadline extension for Publican Awards 2018
A deadline extension means there’s still time for pubcos to get their entries into the Publican Awards 2018.
Fuller’s names its 2017 Pub of the Year
The Old Customs House, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, has been awarded the Griffin Trophy by Fuller’s after being announced as it’s Pub of the Year.