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19 Jul 2017

BBPA publishes updated guide on Drugs and Licensed Premises

Following  discussions with the Home Office and National Pubwatch, the BBPA (British Beer & Pub Association) has produced an updated guide for Licensees on the laws surrounding drugs,  and their associated issues upon licenced premis...

18 Jul 2017

New £10 note announced

The Bank of England has announced that a new polymer £10 note will be issued on 14 September 2017 and has released details of the design and security features of the new note.A dedicated Bank of England website has been set up to provide f...

13 Jul 2017

Terrorism - Crowded Places Guidance

Following the terrible attacks in Manchester and London we have previously reported guidance issued by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office, this guidance focused on the London attacks and the lessons that could be learned.On the 8th J...

11 Jul 2017

Gambling - Commission unveils new enforcement strategy

Following their consultation earlier this year the Gambling Commission have  published a new enforcement strategy which will be used to tackle operators who breach gambling regulations. The new strategy,  which takes immediate eff...

05 Jul 2017

Gambling - Gambling Commission - Key Performance Indicators

Amongst various issues discussed during the Gambling Industry Lawyer’s Group meeting held at the Gambling Commission’s offices in Birmingham on Tuesday, the recently published Key Performance Indicators (‘KPIs’) for the Lic...

04 Jul 2017

Food Standards Agency Publishes Local Authority Enforcement Data

The Food Standards Agency has published the food law enforcement data by Local Authorities, for the year 2016/2017.The information has been released ahead of the full 2016/2017 statistics report and is part of a drive by the Food Standards Agenc...