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Best Place Inns changes name to Pub Love

27th June, 2014

Best Place Inns, the London-based pub and hostel group led by Ben Stackhouse, has changed its name to Pub Love. The award-winning company launched the new brand at its summer party on Monday following months of submissions from staff. Working ...more

Greene King pays to have defibrillator installed at side of pub as landlord leaves

27th June, 2014

Greene King has paid to have a defibrillator installed at the side of a village pub in Nottinghamshire as one of its landlords steps down. Ken Kelly, licensee of the King’s Head in Woodborough, has raised nearly £70,000 for charity ...more

Oakman Inns unveils partnership on £2.5m Essex acquisition

27th June, 2014

Oakman Inns, the award winning Tring-based pub company led by Peter Borg-Neal, has announced the acquisition of a new site in Chipping Ongar, Essex. The Kings Inn is a Grade II listing coaching inn and Oakman Inns is investing alongside ...more

Do Not Mix Business With Politics

4th October, 2013

The end of September marks the round of Party Conferences - when pressure groups, protest groups and politicians all descend on three cities for a merry go round of meetings, briefings and special pleading. And we were there at all ...more