Licensing

13 Jan 2020

Redbridge to introduce Late Night Levy

At an extraordinary meeting of the Licensing Committee on Thursday (9th January) evening, the motion to introduce a late night levy was passed.The levy, which is expected to be introduced on 1st May, will apply to all premises licensed to sell a...

13 Jan 2020

Commission on Alcohol Harm

Alcohol Health Alliance UK (AHA), which is a group of 50 non-governmental organisations who work in cooperation to promote evidence-based policies to reduce the harm caused by alcohol have announced their support for a new Commission on Alcohol Ha...

08 Jan 2020

Martyn's Law - Manchester City Council

At a meeting on Wednesday 15th January, Manchester City Council’s Executive will be asked to take steps to adopt ‘Martyn’s law’, making them the first Council in the Country to do so.On 22nd  May 2017, 22 people trag...

23 Dec 2019

Best Bar None - Announce Shortlist

On Friday Best Bar None (BBN) announced their 2019 short list for their National Awards. . The competition will now go into its final stage of judging, ahead of the awards ceremony held at the House of Lords on Tuesday 4th February 2020.Sheffiel...

16 Dec 2019

Barking & Dagenham - Opt for zero SEV policy

At their Assembly meeting on 20th November, Barking & Dagenham opted for a zero SEV (Sexual Entertainment Venue) policy.An extract from the meeting’s report, which includes feedback from public consultation, the revised policy (to be r...

09 Dec 2019

Smart Water Scheme for Licensed Premises is expanded to whole of South Yorkshire

We had previously reported on a Smartwater Scheme receiving funding for Licensed Premises in Sheffield.Any project which helps promote a welcoming and friendly environment and deters troublesome clientele is clearly of benefit to licenced premis...