Liberation Group purchases 100th pub

Liberation Group, the Channel Islands and West Country brewing and pub company, has purchased its 100th pub — the Methuen Arms in Corsham, Wiltshire. Liberation’s pub estate now comprises 73 in the Channel Islands and 27 in the West Country, most of which are in close...

BBPA looks for positive approach in Gloucester

The British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) has reiterated calls for Gloucester City Council not to introduce a late night levy, and instead to look at the example of nearby Cheltenham council, which has opted for an alternative, partnership approach to protect and...

Greene King pubs team win Publican award

Greene King Pub Partners has been named as the best tenanted and leased pub company (201+ sites) at The Publican Awards 2017. It impressed judges across a range of areas, including the reporting of record results in the past financial year as well as the introduction...

Brakspear refurbishes Stratford’s Townhouse

Pub operator and brewer Brakspear has invested in its managed estate with a major refurbishment of the Townhouse in Stratford-upon-Avon. The bar-restaurant with rooms re-opened earlier this month. The makeover at the Townhouse — previously called the Church Street...

Tiny Rebel reveals new bar menu for spring

Tiny Rebel Brewery has unveiled a fresh new, rustic-inspired, bar menu for spring, with Welsh favourites and vegetarian and vegan specials. The main courses champion a home-cooked style with a contemporary twist: from flat-iron steak Diane (served with rustic fries,...

New lease of life for Bull, Berkhamsted

Red Oak Taverns and new licensees Russell and Michelle North have given a new lease of life to The Bull, an historic pub in Berkhamsted. Following a six-figure investment, the pub, which had fallen into disrepair, has been brought back to its former glory and...

Award-winning Oxfordshire coaching inn for sale

The Killingworth Castle, near Woodstock and Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, has been placed on the market with Colliers International. The multiple-award-winning 17th century coaching inn is situated in the village of Wootton, offers 70 covers, an attractive beer...

Online solutions for Greene King licensees

Ashley Coote (left) and Gary Addison, managers of the White Horse pub in Sudbury, have made use of online advice from Retail Impact Solutions   Greene King Pub Partners has teamed up with Retail Impact Solutions to provide a low cost way for its tenanted and...