Scotland

17 Mar 2020

Coronavirus – Euro 2020 / Sporting Updates

It has been reported today that Euro 2020 will be postponed according to multiple European football associations, likely to be signed off by UEFA later today.In addition, broadcasters Sky and BT have been reported to announce they will suspend b...

17 Mar 2020

Potential Impact of Coronavirus - Scotland - Training

Those operating in Scotland will know that there is a clear timeline for the undertaking of training which ties in with the requirements to refresh and renew Personal Licences issued under the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005.In essence, training h...

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...

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...

21 Oct 2019

Gambling - Commission call for action from Pub sector

We have previously highlighted the  publication of guidance jointly by the BBPA and UKHospitality.This followed a series of test purchase operations carried out in respect of gaming machines in licensed premises.   Working with Lo...

17 Oct 2019

Edinburgh - SEV resolution

On Monday (21st October) Edinburgh City Council’s Regulatory Committee will meet to consider the results of their consultation regarding the adoption of SEV provision.It is anticipated that the relevant provisions of the Air Weapons and Li...