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“Let's move beyond Brexit and focus on the real priorities of businesses across the country,” says Forum of Private Business

Investment is on hold, and no one is taking risks in the current environment, because Brexit uncertainty has stifled businesses, according to leading business support organisation the FPB (Forum of th...

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The Forum of Private Business Partners with Mental Health Advocates Mente

Members of the Forum of Private Business will now be able to better manage their employees’ mental health needs and to provide ongoing advice and support, following their partnership with mental healt...

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Brewers are falsely blaming beer tax for the increase in their prices, according to Forum of Private Business

The Forum of Private Business is challenging the claims that the increase in the price of beer is due solely to the beer tax. Wide coverage on Facebook, who have been criticised as a result for target...

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Forum of Private Business appeals to Government to remember Business Owners have Businesses to run amidst the Brexit chaos

As the Government continues to insist we are leaving the EU on the 31st October with ‘No Deal’ as the most likely outcome it has announced a series of ‘No Deal Preparation Seminars ‘ to run in the com...

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Forum of Private Business becomes Northern Powerhouse Partner

Leading business support organisation, the Forum of Private Business, has become a member of the government’s Northern Powerhouse Partnership Organisation. As the latest Quarterly Regional Trade Data...

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Forum of Private Business lobbying pays off as the Pub Code Adjudicator steps down

Leading business support organisation, the Forum of Private Business, is heralding the announcement that the Pub Code Adjudicator is to step down as a victory after lobbying so hard to have him replac...

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“CAMRA are right, pubs play a vital role in communities across the country” says Forum of Private Business

The Forum of Private Business (FPB) has today backed a CAMRA study into the vital role of pubs in communities. Ian Cass, Managing Director of the Forum, said: “It is clear that a viable and successful...

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Forum of Private Business outlines 8 actions for Boris and his new government

The Forum of Private Business (FPB) has outlined 8 action points it believes should be top of the new government’s priority list, following Boris Johnson’s entrance into Downing Street last week. Ian...

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Forum of Private Business questions why it’s taken 3 years, but welcomes the PCA’s first investigation

The Forum of Private Business (FPB) has welcomed today’s launch of the Pubs Code Adjudicator’s (PCA’s) first investigation, but are questioning why it has taken so long to do so. The case, which is in...