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Pubs hit by delays in local authority grant distributions

Survey work undertaken by pubs support organisation, the Forum of British Pubs, is highlighting that the pub sector is not only suffering from the Covid hospitality closures, but also from delays they...

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Government Ministers criticised by British Pub Confederation

Pub representative association ‘Standing up for Pubs and Publicans’, The British Pub Confederation has written to the Rt Hon Alok Sharma MP, Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy &...

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Government throws ‘Hospitality’ to the wolves according to Pubs lobby group

The Forum of British Pubs has accused the Government of throwing the hospitality industry to the wolves as it puts 99% of the country in tier two and three restrictions following the lockdown which en...

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Forum of British Pubs backs Campaign to Save our Pubs

British pub lobby organisation, the Forum of British Pubs is supporting the campaign to ‘save our pubs with an urgent support package’ in conjunction with the British Pub Confederation, and the Campai...

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Confessions of ex Punch BDM series launched by Forum of British Pubs

Pubs lobby organisation, the Forum of British Pubs, has today commenced the broadcast of a series of interviews with ex Punch Business Development Manager, Matthew Blackwood, positioned at helping pub...

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Forum of British Pubs announces Member Trustee Board to drive support for pubs sector

Pubs lobby organisation the Forum of British Pubs has announced the formation of its new Member Trustee Board, drawing on extensive experience across the full sector. Chairman of the Member Trustees,...

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Forum of British Pubs welcomes Government’s commitment to consult on review of Pub Code Adjudicator responsibilities

The Forum of British Pubs (FBP), the membership organisation dedicated to representing the interests of both tied and free of tied pubs in the UK, has welcomed the Government’s report issued on 3 Nove...

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Forum of British Pubs celebrates MRO victories for members notwithstanding lockdown

The Forum of British Pubs (FBP) is celebrating several successes in supporting members switching from tied relationships with the Pubco’s Market Rent Only (MRO) alternatives. Whilst the FBP has always...

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Forum of British Pubs founder wins three year Business Rates revaluation fight

Forum of British Pubs founder and pubs campaigner, Dave Mountford, and his wife Lorraine have won a landmark victory in challenging, and appealing successfully, a more than doubling of their pub Busin...