June, 2014

Today on The Publican's Morning Advertiser.co.uk

Mitchells & Butlers buys 173 Orchid pubs Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) has announced that it has acquired the majority of Orchid’s estate, consisting of 173 sites, in addition to Orchid’s head office, for £266m… Read Pubs minister says Government is expecting amendments to statutory code Community pubs minister Brandon Lewis has said attempts to amend the […]

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Corvedale brew refreshes MPs

Norman Pearce and his son Justin, of the Corvedale brewery at the Sun Inn, Corfton, were invited by local MP Philip Dunne to the House of Commons, to celebrated guest beer status for their Fuggling Good Beer last week. Norman Pearce is a well know figure in Shropshire brewing circles as the inspiration behind the […]

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Robinsons Raft Team raise over £800 for charity

A team from Robinsons Brewery, Stockport, have successfully crossed the Welsh Menai Straits to raise £841.36 for the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team. This year’s annual Great Strait Raft Run saw 42 different teams comprising of over 300 participants all attempt to cross the body of water that Lord Nelson once called “one of the most […]

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Royal visit to Otter Brewery

Devon’s leading brewery yesterday hosted the TRH The Earl and Countess of Wessex for a tour of the business. The Queen’s youngest son Prince Edward celebrated his 50th birthday in March and to mark the occasion was undertaking a number of royal engagements in the South West centred around visiting rural businesses. Arriving by helicopter, […]

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SIBA response to statutory code

The Society of Independent Brewers’ chief executive Julian Grocock said, “On first reading, the Government’s proposals for a new statutory code governing pub companies’ relationship with their tenants appear commendable. This is a measured, pragmatic response that shows they have listened to the many voices across the industry and taken a balanced view. “The code […]

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