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Does this pub have the strictest rules in Britain?

Does this pub have the strictest rules in Britain?

Many have failed to get into a nightclub because they weren't wearing the right shoes or shirt – but one pub has taken barring customers to the next level.

Does this pub have the strictest rules in Britain?
Could you make money from haunted rooms?

How to make money from ghosts and ghouls...

Things that go bump in the night: Is your pub haunted? If so, could you make money from a 'haunted stay'?

Could you make money from haunted rooms?
Pub closures rise after brief fall

Pub closures rise after brief fall

New research has claimed 25 pubs are closing a week and been converted into flats or office space.

Pub closures rise after brief fall
New industry campaign to save the pub

New industry campaign to save the pub

A campaign to highlight the cultural importance of pubs and the pressure they face from taxation has been launched by Britain's Beer Alliance.

New industry campaign to save the pub
Focus on a blooming marvellous business

Focus on a blooming marvellous business

When I ask Tracey Leaver how many bulbs she has planted in her 23 years at the Chequers Inn, she takes a deep breath and struggles to come up with a number.

Focus on a blooming marvellous business
Pubs tend to employ young Brits

40 per cent of hospitality workers are from the EU

Pubs, which tend to employ young Brits, is the least reliant of the hospitality sectors on overseas workers and therefore has less exposure to risk post Brexit, the figures from software firm Fourth, suggest.

Pubs tend to employ young Brits
9 of the best pub dogs

9 of the cutest pub dogs

They are man's best friend and a fine addition to many a pub too. Here are 9 of our favourite pub dogs - but feel free to get in touch if you feel we've missed some out...

9 of the best pub dogs
6 hacks to help you cut plastic and boost profits

6 hacks to help you cut plastic and boost profits

Plastic waste might seem like something that can't be avoided when you're trying to run a business but it can be reduced dramatically without too much upheaval.

Here's 6 ways to cut down on plastic usage in your pub.

6 hacks to help you cut plastic and boost profits
Millennials take breaks outside of peak season and like boutique experiences

Millennials are an “accommodation provider’s dream”

Young people tend to enjoy three to four night stays, travel outside of peak season and prefer boutique breaks and experiences. Pubs are perfect, says Matt Thomas, of Guestline.

Millennials take breaks outside of peak season and like boutique experiences
Fire at popular London boozer makes national news

Fire at popular London boozer makes national news

 

A popular London pub became national news on Friday night when it caught fire with 72 firefighters putting out the blaze.

 

 

Fire at popular London boozer makes national news
New 'earn as you go' system for pub staff provides flexible wages

New 'earn as you go' system for pub staff provides flexible wages

A new technology solution claims to give hospitality workers "complete control" over when they get paid.

New 'earn as you go' system for pub staff provides flexible wages
TOP 10 Supporter's Pubs

TOP 10 Supporter's Pubs

The best World Cup venues for fans of all national teams

TOP 10 Supporter's Pubs
National Pub Fortnight will run between July 20 and August 5

National Pub Fortnight set to return

Ei Publican Partnerships and Star Pubs & Bars have joined forces to promote the initiative

National Pub Fortnight will run between July 20 and August 5
Cornish pub wins BII Licensee of the Year award

Cornish pub wins BII Licensee of the Year award

A Cornish pub took home the British Institute of Innkeeping (BII) Licensee of the Year award this week, beating five other finalists to the top prize.

Cornish pub wins BII Licensee of the Year award
TripAdvisor reveals UK as third best country for excellence

TripAdvisor reveals UK as third best country for excellence

 

The UK has been revealed as the third best country in the whole world for the review site's certificate of excellence awards.

 

TripAdvisor reveals UK as third best country for excellence
Pub is the Hub shows power of community pubs to MPs

Pub is the Hub shows power of community pubs to MPs

Pub is The Hub has taken MPs on a tour of four Cornish pubs to illustrate the organisation's work in providing additional community services in rural areas.

Pub is the Hub shows power of community pubs to MPs
Simon Numphud is a hotel and pub inspector

How pub rooms can compete with hotels and B&Bs

Simon Numphud, managing director of hotel and hospitality services at The AA is head of both the AA and the Visit England rating schemes. It's safe to say he knows a thing or two about how to get accommodation right.

Simon Numphud is a hotel and pub inspector
Brewdog re-opens London site with homebrew focus

Brewdog re-opens London site with homebrew focus

Two years after closing its site in Angel, Islington, Brewdog has re-opened its north London branch with a focus on homebrewing and pizza.

Brewdog re-opens London site with homebrew focus

Star Wars director opens Marston’s Beer Town Film Festival

Gareth Edwards, the Nuneaton-born director of Star Wars, Rogue One send a video message to the film festival held last weekend at the Marston's brewery in Burton Upon Trent

Wood burning fires: the new smoking ban?

Wood burning fires: the new smoking ban?

 

For hundreds of years, a roaring fire has been the heart of a pub. But as the government consults on the environmental impact of wood burning, could this be the end of the road?

 

Wood burning fires: the new smoking ban?

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