Pub is The Hub has launched a new campaign to help combat loneliness and isolation through services and activities provided by pubs.
BT Sport will screen more than 20 matches in December and January.
Pubs are being encouraged to branch out and show more niche sports to draw in more punters.
Pubs which welcome four-legged friends are being encouraged to enter the annual Dog-friendly Pub Awards.
A record of £1.3m was given out in grants to people in the licensed trade by the Licensed Trade Charity in 2018.
It's a famous tree which inspired George Orwell when he was writing his classic dystopian novel.