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29 Apr 2019

FSA - Food and You 'wave five' survey report published

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has just published the findings for wave five of the Food and You survey.The Food and You survey, which includes data from England, Wales and Northern Ireland is used to collect information about the public&r...

24 Apr 2019

Scotland - Consultation on Occasional Licences

Yesterday, the Scottish Government launched a consultation on occasional licences in order to seek views on the two following potential changes to the system:to raise the application fee from £10 to £50, £75 or £100, al...

18 Apr 2019

Cumulative Impact Assessments - briefing paper

For those interested, a newly issued House of Commons Library briefing paper gives an overview of alcohol licensing and cumulative impact assessments in England and Wales.The briefing paper can be found here 'Alcohol licensing: cumulative impact...

04 Apr 2019

Committee for Regenerating Seaside Towns

The House of Lord Committee for Regenerating Seaside Towns has today published their findings in a report which can be found here.The Committee, which was appointed in May 2018, heard oral evidence from a number of different sources throughout t...

29 Mar 2019

Scotland – Guidance issued on new licensing regime for SEVs and theatres

On 26 April 2019 further provisions of the Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2015 come into force, which relate to the licensing of Sexual Entertainment Venues (SEV) and theatres.The principal changes relate to SEVs in that a new discreti...

26 Mar 2019

Rugby World Cup 2019

In September the home nations will be competing in the Rugby World Cup in Japan.EnglandIrelandScotlandWalesVs. TongaSunday 22/9/19Kick off 11:15amVs. ScotlandSunday 22/9/19Kick off 8:45am...