Monthly Archives: December 2017

Would you like to advertise with us?

Would you like to advertise with us? We do not push advertising, since our readers are people looking for business information and help. This puts them in the category of looking for reliable business agents and reliable companies that have pubs/restaurants etc. to lease or tenancies. They are also looking for suppliers of all commodities… Read More »

House of Lords to debate Government response to Select Committee Report on the Licensing Act 2003

If you would like to Advertise with us, please click on the following:- Link   House of Lords to debate Government response to Select Committee Report on the Licensing Act 2003 Posted: 19 Dec 2017 07:00 AM PST On Wednesday 20 December, the House of Lords is due to debate the Government’s (limited) response to… Read More »

ALMR launches gold-standard diploma scheme for UK hospitality

If you would like to Advertise with us, please click on the following:- Link ALMR launches gold-standard diploma scheme for UK hospitality The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) is pleased to announce the launch of the ALMR Diploma for the UK’s hospitality sector. The first stage is designed for Level 2 Hospitality Team Members,… Read More »

How to:- pair cheese,  Speciality Food Magazine

If you would like to Advertise with us, please click on the following:- Link How to:- pair cheese,  Speciality Food Magazine Clare Jackson of Slate, a specialist cheese retailer and delicatessen in Aldeburgh, walks us through her ultimate cheese pairing suggestions Blue: Blue cheeses are wonderfully enhanced by a touch of sweetness to cut through… Read More »

Christmas West Country Gin Cocktails from “Rise and Shine”

If you would like to Advertise with us, please click on the following:- Link Signature Chukka Cocktail British Polo Gin www.britishpologin.co.uk Tel 01452 730770 Contact richard@britishpologin.co.uk British Polo Gin was created with this bespoke cocktail in mind. It’s the best apres polo thirst quencher. Ingredients 2 parts British Polo Botanical Gin 1 part sugar syrup 1… Read More »

Buying a Country Pub, Part 5

 If you would like to Advertise with us, please click on the following:- Link Buying a Country Pub, Part 5 One of my regular locals owned a Guest House a mile up the valley from the Pub. He had semi retired from Leicester, moving down to Exmoor with a fairly recent Wife. She seemed determined… Read More »

JG&P, Latest Licensing Information

If you would like to Advertise with us, please click on the following:- Link   Scotland – Report from Alcohol Focus Scotland Alcohol Focus Scotland have released a report following their enquiry into the relationship between the Licensing Boards and the issue of public health. The report concludes that the current system for licensing is… Read More »

ALMR: Scottish business rates proposals are a welcome trigger for wider reform

ALMR: Scottish business rates proposals are a welcome trigger for wider reform Following the Scottish Finance Minister’s proposed Draft Budget announcement in Holyrood this afternoon, the ALMR has welcomed positive business rates measures. With hospitality businesses hardest hit across the UK, ALMR’s CEO, Kate Nicholls welcomed the inclusion of almost all the Barclay Review recommendations… Read More »

Buying a Country Pub, Part 4

Buying a Country Pub, Part 4 The alterations were duly completed, with nicotine stained beams being erected everywhere and plaster work painted nicotine white to give that aged look. I actually found a beam with an old date carved into it which I put in a secondary position to make it look genuine rather than… Read More »