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06 Feb 2020

Best Bar None - Winners Announced

As previously reported, the Best Bar None, national awards were presented at the House of Lords on Tuesday 4th February 2020.Sheffield won best overall scheme, Bolton was named most innovative and Cumbria scooped best new scheme.Sheffield late...

29 Jan 2020

Evaluating the impact of Minimum Unit Pricing in Scotland

A new study has just been published which looks at the impact of Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP) for alcohol that came into effect in Scotland in 2018. It provides a descriptive analysis of the impact of MUP on the volume of pure alcohol sold in the of...

28 Jan 2020

Olympics – Tokyo 2020

Sports fans need to be prepared for a busy summer this year as no sooner does Euro 2020 complete then the very next month it is the turn of the Olympic games!This year the Olympics heads to the other side of the world once more – this time...

27 Jan 2020

FSA consults on updated guidance following change to allergen labelling law

Legislative changes were introduced by the Government in September 2019 after a UK-wide consultation following the death of teenager Natasha Ednan-Laperouse. Natasha died as a result of an allergic reaction to sesame in a baguette she had eat...

24 Jan 2020

Penalty for being drunk while in charge of child.

Today’s National press reported on a decision  taken by a manager at a leading National pub chain  to put a poster up in the venue  which has attracted a lot of attention.The manager in question placed a notice in their prem...

23 Jan 2020

Euro 2020 - start planning ahead

On Friday 12th June 2020, the Euros 2020 will kick off in Rome.England and Wales will both be competing with Scotland, Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland also hoping to be present if they can navigate the tricky road of the play offs.Wit...