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Playing it safe with equipment for the kids

Playing it safe with equipment for the kids

With childhood obesity levels at record highs and parents more likely to bring their children with them when they head to the pub, providing a quality play area can bring a bundle of benefits.

Playing it safe with equipment for the kids
It's barely been away... but football's coming back

It's barely been away... but football's coming back

It's not even been a month since England's defeat to Croatia ended a campaign that had restored faith in the national team - and provided some glorious days and nights for the trade.

It's barely been away... but football's coming back
Shooters wants customers to play with their balls

Shooters wants customers to play with their balls

Shooters Sports Bar in Leeds has introduced a 98 square metre adult-only ball pit – with more than half a million plastic balls.

Shooters wants customers to play with their balls
BT Sport announce dates of Google digital training

BT Sport announce dates of Google digital training

BT Sport has announced details of free digital training for pubs across the UK in partnership with Google Digital Garage.

BT Sport announce dates of Google digital training
Time to shut the pub garden? Health warning issued by Met Office

Time to shut the pub garden? Health warning issued by Met Office

 

The time has come to alert your punters boozing in the sun, and make sure the umbrellas are up, as temperatures look set to tip 35 degrees Celsius this week.

 

Time to shut the pub garden? Health warning issued by Met Office
Pub opens community cinema

Pub opens community cinema

Ever fancied having a cinema in your pub? Well, one pub in Freston, Suffolk has done exactly that.

Pub opens community cinema
It's coming home (well, Premier League football is)

It's coming home (well, Premier League football is)

If you need some help getting over the heartache of England's World Cup defeat you'll be glad to know it won't be long before the Premier League returns and everything is back to normal.

It's coming home (well, Premier League football is)
Pubs to pour 10m more pints for England v Croatia

Pubs to pour 10m more pints for England v Croatia

We are a little bit closer to finding out if it really is coming home, but in the meantime football fans are definitely going out.

Pubs to pour 10m more pints for England v Croatia
Turn it on and turn it up: Fans reveal World Cup demands

Turn it on and turn it up: Fans reveal World Cup demands

Getting the viewing experience right in your pub for England's World Cup campaign could be vital for future trade.

Turn it on and turn it up: Fans reveal World Cup demands
Win the trip of a lifetime in the Fernet-Branca Barback Games

Win the trip of a lifetime in the Fernet-Branca Barback Games

Does working behind a bar give you a physical and competitive edge?

Win the trip of a lifetime in the Fernet-Branca Barback Games
London pub rebranded to honour Harry Kane

London pub rebranded to honour Harry Kane

A London pub run by Greene King has been rebranded The Golden Boot in honour of England football captain and striker, Harry Kane.

London pub rebranded to honour Harry Kane
The games we play

The games we play

Pubs up and down the country are full of characters, conversation, and some of the most creative games you could imagine. Here are a few pub sports and variations on classics that your customers might want to try. Pub Olympics anyone?

The games we play
A loved-up London local

A loved-up London local

When you picture a typical community pub, London is probably not the first location that comes to mind.

A loved-up London local
Regulars row for 24-hours in charity challenge

Regulars row for 24-hours in charity challenge

Regulars at a village pub put themselves through the pain barrier by taking on hardy Atlantic rowers in a 24-hour charity challenge.

Regulars row for 24-hours in charity challenge
The Krombacher Darts challenge aims to bring people into pubs

Diogo Portela crowned Krombacher Darts Challenge Champion

The Brazilian-born darts player emerged triumphant from the inaugural competition, which was designed by the German beer brand to drive interest in pub darts.

The Krombacher Darts challenge aims to bring people into pubs
Publican puts huge grandstand in garden for World Cup

Publican puts huge grandstand in garden for World Cup

A publican has put a football grandstand in his pub garden for the World Cup to draw in the punters.

Publican puts huge grandstand in garden for World Cup
Extra UCL opportunites and Google link form part of BT's new season plan

Extra UCL opportunites and Google link form part of BT's new season plan

Next season's Champions League could be the best yet for pubs with more viewing occasions available than in seasons gone by, according to BT Sport.

Extra UCL opportunites and Google link form part of BT's new season plan
World Cup: The full fixture list with TV channels

World Cup: The full fixture list with TV channels

This World Cup is potentially one of the biggest ever for pubs...

World Cup: The full fixture list with TV channels
Tips from the top for a tip-top World Cup

Tips from the top for a tip-top World Cup

Nothing brings the nation together like a World Cup – but how can you make your pub the place where scores of fans huddle to celebrate wildly or sob sadly into their pints?

 

Tips from the top for a tip-top World Cup
World Cup: Where are the busiest pubs in Britain for half-time pints?

World Cup: Where are the busiest pubs in Britain for half-time pints?

New data on pubs during major football tournaments has revealed that British locals are 127 per cent busier when England are playing – with takings across 90 minutes topping £3.5 million.

World Cup: Where are the busiest pubs in Britain for half-time pints?

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