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Further relaxed licensing hours?

Further relaxed licensing hours?

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Government will consult on relaxing licensing hours to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory over Japan (VJ) Day.  Kit Malthouse MP, the Minister of State for Crime, Policing and the Fire Service announced to Parliament that:  “The...
Digital Proof of Age – PASS card consultation

Digital Proof of Age – PASS card consultation

FollowFollowFollowFollow PASS is leading a consultation with retailers, proof of age providers, enforcement bodies and consumers to find a common solution to acceptance of digital proof of age in physical retail outlets like shops, pubs, clubs and cinemas.  A growing...
Extended licensing hours confirmed

Extended licensing hours confirmed

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Government has confirmed a national extension of licensing hours for pubs to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day.  The Home Officer announced that pubs, clubs and bars, which are licensed to trade until 11pm, will...
Star Awards for Whitehaven Pubwatch

Star Awards for Whitehaven Pubwatch

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Pubwatch Star Award, sponsored by Licensing Defence Barristers, has been presented to Pauline Cullen and Jason Fisher of Whitehaven Pubwatch.  The meeting was attended by NPW Regional Representative Joe Murray who nominated Pauline and...
Further relaxed licensing hours?

Pubs to see business rates lowered

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Chancellor announced new business rate cuts for 18,000 pubs across the UK. The Government said that as many as 18,000 pubs across the UK will see up to a £1,000 slashed off their business rates bills. Who is eligible? Pubs with a rateable...
Pubs are on the up!

Pubs are on the up!

FollowFollowFollowFollow The number of small pubs and bars in the UK has increased for the first time in more than 15 years.  The latest ONS data show that the number of small pubs and bars (that is, those with fewer than 10 employees) increased by 85 (a 0.4%...