Prime Minister Theresa May has been on the receiving end of some serious flak after a gaffe-strewn lead up to her own Burns Night celebrations.
Nobody puts on a show quite like the Americans and the annual hard- hitting extravaganza that is the Super Bowl is no exception.
Scotland are on the up, England are beating all-comers, Wales are fresh from victory over South Africa and Ireland had a cracking autumn.
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is returning to the ring and pubs will be able to screen the bout on Sky Sports Box Office.
Like many good stories, this one begins in the pub.
Pubs could be given permission to party into the early hours when Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle.
The Ashes may have been a massive disappointment for England's cricketers and fans but they've helped one licensee claim a top prize.
The World Darts Championship is underway but these three darting greats are focused on another target.
Darts great Bobby George says the game is a great soap opera for licensees to showcase in their pubs.
Licensee Simon Delaney proved that he's a special one by receiving an award from another great manager, Jose Mourinho.
Lock-ins aren't what they used to be.
England's former spin king Graeme Swann has compared his job as a pundit to being in the pub.
In those stories where an Englishman an Irishman and a Scotsman walk into a bar, the joke always ends up at the expense of the drinker from the Emerald Isle.
Halloween parties at the pub helped Brits enjoy themselves more this year than last.
Customers could be walking straight to your doors thanks to a new million-pound campaign.
After the drama of the Lions tour, the Home Nations are set to go head-to-head with the Southern Hemisphere's best again.
The year is drawing to a close but between now and then there is plenty of sporting action to keep your customers entertained. He are some of the big events to look out for in November.
The greatest sporting rivals of them all face off again this winter. Let's be honest, the timings aren't ideal for pubs but there are still ways of making The Ashes work for you. Here are a few things to bear in mind.
It might be an event filled with ghouls and ghosts but Halloween represents an opportunity to pubs that is anything but scary.
Showing sport in pubs is a virtual guarantee of loyalty, according to new research.