Latest Licensing News

Pub owner serves Blight Notice to council


The owner of a pub in Weston-super-Mare has served North Somerset Council with a Blight Notice because of a nearby regeneration scheme which she claims has affected her business...


29 June 2015 - 9:13 | Read Full Article

Pub licence revoked following death


A lessee has had his licence revoked after a customer reportedly drank half a litre of whiskey in 20 seconds in his pub...


22 June 2015 - 15:00 | Read Full Article

Licensing Act concerns proved wrong


A report published by the Institute of Economic Affairs has revealed that the Licensing Act 2003 has not led to an increase in alcohol-related crimes and issues...


22 June 2015 - 14:47 | Read Full Article

Premier League in screening crackdown


Six more pubs across the UK have been ordered to pay a total fine of £55,000 in costs for screening Premier League matches without the necessary consent for copyright...


09 June 2015 - 6:02 | Read Full Article

Advertising Standards bans bar advert


An advert for a bar’s second birthday has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), after regulators stated it was misleading...


20 May 2015 - 9:45 | Read Full Article

Newcastle council raises £300k from late night levy


Newcastle council has raised more than £300,000 in the first year following the introduction of a late night levy in the city...


20 May 2015 - 9:35 | Read Full Article