Monthly Archives: March 2011

Poppleston Allen, is a Licensee responsible for a Drink Driver?

Drink Driving and the possible Responsibilities by the supplier of the Alcohol. The concept of responsibility of the licensee or indeed pub owner when a customer drink drives has always been an interesting one. Could a member of bar staff, Designated Premises Supervisor or indeed pub owner be held responsible, especially where it had been quite… Read More »

ALMR, early warning of new and emerging issues

 Pub and Restaurant, Legislation Proposals and Ideas   Giving you an early warning of new and emerging issues Providing you with the information you need on the issues that matter most. Budget Submission: the ALMR has again written to the Treasury to reinforce the need for this month’s Budget to provide a real incentive for job creation and… Read More »

ALMR, Business Day

Let pubs make music! – Feargal Sharkey to speak at ALMR’s Business Day   ALMR is delighted to announce that Feargal Sharkey, the iconic musician and now passionate leader of UK Music, is to speak at ALMR’s annual Business Day at Plaisterers’ Hall on 31st March.  Feargal’s message to government is unambiguous “A fragile network of pubs and clubs is… Read More »

The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Restaurant/Bistros.

Restaurants/Bistros and Licensed Catering Businesses (Buying a Restaurant, Buying a Bistro, Coffee Shop, Café, Small Hotels) The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Restaurant is now available as an ebook through and their outlets for $5.99 or the equivalent UK Value. The reason that we have done this is to get the essential information to… Read More »