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October Budget Report

  October Budget Report   UKHospitality Chief Executive Kate Nicholls said: “This was a positive Budget for hospitality, recognising and acknowledging our core campaigns around employment costs, business rates and digital paying its fair share – together with a positive outcome on excise duty, latte levy and non-residential capex and investment allowances. We estimate the… Read More »

The Rent and Rates screw up and the people who achieved this for all small businesses. Worth Reading, Barrel-Dregs

  The Rent and Rates screw up and the people who achieved this for all small businesses. Worth Reading and understanding. Another from the Archives, updated. This article was written many years ago and sadly is still relevant. The problems of vacant over rented and over rated shops in town centres, whilst big Supermarkets dominate… Read More »

Greene King drops PCA judicial review proceedings, Barrel-Dregs

Please click on the Link in Blue below for the MA’s view. Greene King drops PCA judicial review proceedings 15-Oct-2018 By Nicholas Robinson   Apologies for not being able to print the whole story, the MA don’t like other people printing them, but it is worth a read. Until the Pub Co’s start working and… Read More »

Would you buy a Pub Co Tied Lease? Not Likely, Read On. (Barrel Dregs)

  Would you buy a Pub Co Tied Lease? Not Likely, Read On. (Updated) One of the biggest problems in the Pub Co Tied Lease Sector is that you have two factions in the Industry, you have Pub Co’s and all their supportive companies and so called specialists, the other faction are the lessees, who… Read More »

Independent and managed pubs are driving the sector, (Barrel-dregs)

Report from the Morning Advertiser Independent and managed pubs are driving the sector Well, well, well! The major Pub Co’s would appear to have lost the plot, this report confirms what the majority of the thinking members of the industry have realised for many years. Free of Tie and Managed Houses are the only pubs… Read More »

Another Reason to avoid taking a Pub Co Tied Lease. “Barrel-dregs”.

Another Reason to avoid taking a Pub Co Tied Lease. The major Pub Co’s have taken a good working system of a Tied Tenancy, that had worked for years, was user friendly and changed it for a Commercial Tied Lease. We’re not saying don’t take a Pub Co Tied Lease, just avoid it for the… Read More »

More people are reading the articles about avoiding Pub Co Tied Leases. (Barrel-dregs)

  Even more people are reading the articles about avoiding Pub Co Tied Leases at this moment of time. (Barrel-dregs) The fault lies with the Pub Co’s, they are trying to find legal ways not to comply with the New Legislation. The New Legislation was brought in to try and make the industry fairer for… Read More »

Home Office toolkit for EU nationals a welcome step forward, says UKH

  Home Office toolkit for EU nationals a welcome step forward, says UKH UKHospitality has welcomed the launch of a Home Office toolkit providing practical advice on how EU citizens can apply for settled status. Government has stated that EU citizens, who are already resident in the UK or move here before 1st January 2021… Read More »

Poppleston Allen, Latest News

  The National Planning Policy Framework July 2018 – Now Includes ‘Agent of Change’ Agent of Change’ Has Arrived – Acoustic Expert Peter Rogers gives his views on the changes included in the National Planning Policy Framework (July 2018) Please click here to read the article in full. Scottish Government consults on introduction of personal… Read More »

Inland Revenue and Rates, (Barrel-dregs)

  Inland Revenue and Rates, (Barrel-dregs) I have had a number of discussions with the Inland Revenue Valuation Service, most have been successful apart from one, which the Valuer that I spoke to refused to meet me and discuss the problem and said his decision was final. The other Valuers were far higher up the… Read More »