Perky Nel artist's impression

Independent South London pub group Livelyhood has announced its acquisition of Clapham South’s Gigalum site with plans to transform it into a new neighbourhood pub for spring. Livelyhood will close the late-night DJ bar in early January for a complete refurbishment, reopening as The Perky Nel neighbourhood pub in February. Just minutes from Clapham South …

The Three Bridges, Durham

UK operator Stonegate Pub Company has invested over £1 million refurbishing three of its venues, located in Ashby, Durham and Morecambe. The Bulls Head in Ashby, The Three Bridges in Durham and The Kings Arms in Morecambe, have recently reopened following an interior and menu refresh. With several new HD TVs in each venue, the …

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Chancellor Philip Hammond announced in his Spring Budget today that many pubs will be entitled to business rates relief of £1,000. Every pub with a rateable value of less than £100,000 will receive a discount of £1,000 in 2017, a move that affects 90% of all pubs. The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) welcomed …