Government considers ‘further support' for rates-hit businesses

Support: Sajid Javid has vowed to help businesses facing steep business rates increases

Communities minister Sajid Javid has told MPs that he will work with the Chancellor to provide “further support” for businesses worst hit by rate rises due in April.

Steady: BT Sport will not restructure its prices when the new business rates come into effect

BT Sport announces price freeze

At fault: 'Government will be directly responsible for the loss of pubs up and down the country'

Greg Mulholland tables early day motion on business rates

Martin: 'My payable rates will rise by millions'

Tim Martin: pubs 'destined for further decline' without tax relief

Price hike: pubs are preparing for a tough year

Mounting costs pose real threat to on-trade growth

Invest in youth: MP Andrew Griffiths will be hosting the apprenticeship event

MPs to pull pints and make cocktails at Apprenticeship Showcase

New role: David Dasher is now CPL Training Group chief data officer

Board restructure for CPL Training Group

Point of interest: Pathmaker font features Black Sheep founder

Black Sheep founder cuts fine figure as a beer font

Chef's Choice: winners across 19 categories will be announced on 7 March

Chefs' Choice awards finalists announced

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Drinks

New brew: Fuller's launches London Pride Unfiltered

Fuller’s launches new London Pride Unfiltered

Rise: overseas sales of gin are on the up

Gin exports will hit £500m this summer

Crafty: top trends from five brewers at Craft Beer Rising

Craft Beer Rising 2017: top trends from the show

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Pub Food

Rising star: Freemasons at Wiswell came fourth in this years Top 50 Gastropubs

How to make: Steve Smith of the Freemasons' chicken, mushroom and asparagus

Barrel & Stone: company aims to expand operations to 400 pubs in next three years

Barrel & Stone pub pizza brand poised for massive expansion

Apology: Brewers Fayre has said sorry to customers who spotted a dead rodent in one of its pubs

Dead rat found in Brewers Fayre pub

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Legal

Deal extension: Institute of Licensing chairman Daniel Davies

Institute of Licensing chairman term extended

Responsible: Alcohol Research UK has called for licensees to encourage drinking in moderation

Responsible drinking messages in pubs 'largely ignored'

Plea: trade bodies are calling on the Government for business rate relief

Industry bosses join to battle business rates

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Operators

Expansion: Punch's initial Village Pub & Kitchen sites performed ahead of expectation

Punch grows Village Pub & Kitchen estate

Calculated: three firms will be offering advice to Ei licensees

Trio of rates experts to advise Ei licensees

Open: JDW boss Tim Martin wants customers to know what is in their food and drink

JDW will be first pub chain to show drinks calories

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Running your pub

Icon: Kevin Sinfield has more points than any other player in Super League history

Rugby in pubs 'just grips you' says rugby league legend Kevin Sinfield

Possible upsets: Will we see shocks to rival past FA Cup matches this weekend?

Will there be FA Cup magic in the pub this weekend?

Suppression: The Premier League is clamping down on illegal suppliers

Illegal football: ten pubs slapped with huge fines in major clampdown

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Popular News

Reassurance: Lawson Mountstevens has assured Punch tenants beer choice will still be available

Punch tenants won’t be forced to buy only Heineken products

Suppression: The Premier League is clamping down on illegal suppliers

Illegal football: ten pubs slapped with huge fines in major clampdown

Foie gras: battle lines drawn over controversial dish

Pub swamped with fake reviews over controversial Valentine’s dish

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