Author Archives: Editor

JG&P, September Licensing Update

September Licensing Update Councillors’ handbook  The Local Government Association has now issued a useful handbook designed for Councillors dealing with applications under the Licensing Act 2003. The handbook includes helpful sections on conducting hearings, the roles of responsible authorities and the conduct of those members of the Committee. Read more here Brent Statement of Licensing Policy… Read More »

Ingenious London pubs thriving – UKHospitality

  Ingenious London pubs thriving – UKHospitality UKHospitality has welcomed the publication of statistics showing an increase in the number of pubs in London. UKHospitality Chief Executive Kate Nicholls said: “It is great to see London pubs thriving, despite economic pressures and political uncertainty. Pubs in London have shown great resilience and ingenuity to continue… Read More »

JG & Partners, August Latest Licensing Changes

  JG & Partners, August Latest Licensing Changes Welcome to our August Update The Purple Guide and Website Updated  The Purple Guide provides useful advice when running events for the public and has been recently refreshed and updated. Produced on a non-Profit basis by the Events Industry Forum (EIF) it is of particular use to… Read More »

The Pub Code Adjudicator (PCA) and Tied Pub Co Leases/Tenancies, Barrel Dregs

The Pub Code Adjudicator (PCA) and Tied Pub Co Leases/Tenancies, Barrel Dregs. It’s a funny old world, after four Government Inquiries into Pub Co Activity, the Government brought in New Legislation to stop the questionable Major Pub Co’s activities, all technically legal, but morally unacceptable to decent people. They appointed a highly qualified Pub Code… Read More »

JG&P, June Licensing Updates

As you read this we will have just experienced the ‘Super Saturday’ blockbuster day of sport with an estimated two million extra pints being sold. We hope some of them may have been yours! Less satisfactory for those with Scottish premises is that last Friday saw the deadline for submission of Scottish personal licence renewals… Read More »

Law of Unintended Consequences, essential reading should you consider a Pub Co Tied Lease

The Law of Unintended Consequences Essential reading should you consider a Pub Co Tied Lease. MORGAN & CLARKE  NEWSLETTER NO. 26 Email: info@morganandclarke.co.uk   Phone:  01285 719292 www.morganandclarke.co.uk (Also at:  London, Cardiff, Matlock, Braunton, Lewes)   The Law of Unintended Consequences has always been something that is easily overlooked, not least because far-reaching legislation is introduced… Read More »

We have a TV Company looking for people who want to make a Career change to the Leisure Industry

We have a TV Company looking for people who want to make a Career change to the Leisure Industry or small business. I have had several discussions with the TV Company and the following is an extract from their letter to me, which sounds a great opportunity to get a flying start to a Career… Read More »