Reform Regulation 7 of the Pubs Code
A simple change to regulation 7 of The Pubs Code would save thousands of pubs. The Forum of British Pubs is calling on the Government to “Reform Regulation 7”.
Our pubs are in a fight for survival
Ian Cass, MD of the Forum of British Pubs, discusses the potential evolution of the hospitality trade and the lessons we can learn from this fight for survival.
Keeping British pubs viable
Ian Cass, Managing Director of the Forum of British Pubs, highlights measures to prevent pub operators using viability to force change of use.
Top ten tips on leasing for pub landlords
Simon Goldie, from the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA), explains how pub landlords can choose to use leasing to acquire new equipment.
The Forum’s campaign progress
Ian Cass, Managing Director of the Forum of British Pubs, looks back on seven weeks of significant campaign progress since the Forum's launch.
UK pubs need immediate action to survive
UK pubs face a monumental challenge to stay in business amidst reduced income, with tied tenants feeling the impact more harshly.
Future-proofing pubs – three-point plan
Ian Cass, Managing Director of the Forum of British Pubs, outlines the actions we must now take to secure a profitable future for UK pubs.
Chancellor disappoints with summer statement
Ian Cass, Managing Director of the Forum of British Pubs, explains the negative impact of the measures on an already struggling industry.
Who truly represents UK pubs and publicans?
Ian Cass, Managing Director of the Forum of British Pubs, voices concerns about the genuine representation of pubs and pub tenants in the UK.
Unfair business rates system fails publicans
Forum member, Joe Cussens of The Bath Pub Company, explains how the unfair business rates system means publicans are missing out.
Billionaire’s pub company demands full rent during crisis
The Wellington Pub Company, is facing accusations of declining pleas for rent reduction from pubs struggling to cope during the coronavirus crisis.
Marston’s Pubs – bullying, pressure and threats for pub tenants
Bullying, threats and a massive dilapidations bill. Marston's Pubs are under fire again for pressuring honest, hardworking tenants into a working life of debt and misery.