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The Pub Defender and the Forum of Private Business launch new support organisation dedicated to the pub trade

The Forum of Private Business, working with the Pub Defender Dave Mountford, have today launched The Forum of British Pubs. Focusing on providing support to local pubs as they struggle through the cur...

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4 in 10 pubs not confident of surviving a June lockdown

From a survey of over 500 pub owners undertaken by the Forum of Private Business (FPB), nearly 4 out of every 10 report that they are less than confident of surviving a June lockdown. The survey of 56...

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Forum of Private Business celebrates as Highwayman beats up Mr Punch

The Forum of Private Business (FPB) has welcomed the High Court decision to enforce the terms of the Pub Code against Punch Taverns in favour of the Highwayman Pub in Kidlington. The High Court decisi...