Applebank Inn appoints Gavin as GM

Roslyn Gavin has been appointed General Manager of The Applebank Inn, following its move under the Manorview Group’s ownership. Having joined The Applebank on a part-time basis two years ago, her role grew from assisting with marketing and social media, to full-time assistant manager. She takes over as general manager fro...

Diageo launches DRINKiQ to inform consumers

Diageo has launched a new online tool aimed at both consumers and the industry to provide consumers with information about the alcohol they are drinking. DRINKiQ wil...

Moderate drinking has ‘benefits’, new study finds

A new study has shown that drinking within the 14 units of alcohol a week can actually cut the risk of suffering a heart attack, angina or heart failure, but drinkin...

Jack Back Beer wins Gold for Stewart Brewing

Scottish craft brewer, Stewart Brewing, is celebrating the after its Jack Back beer earned a Gold Award at the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) National Indepen...

Buzzworks present staff with £10K worth of gift cards

Buzzworks Holdings lived up to its reputation as one of the best companies in the country to work for when it presented £10,000 worth of gift cards to staff to cele...

Labour MSP Neil Bibby lodges draft proposal for tied pub tenants

Labour MSP Neil Bibby has lodged a draft proposal  in Holyrood backed by the  Scottish Licensed Trade Association, the Campaign for Real Ale and GMB Scotland, who all believe his proposal would make it fairer for tenants of pubs who have a ‘tied’ arrangement with pubcos. This would affect some 1,000 pubs in Scotland which ...

Whyte & Mackay partner with The British & Irish Lions

  Whyte & Mackay has announced it is partnering with The British & Irish Lions rugby team. It is the brands biggest ever international sport partnership...

Scottish craft brewery to open doors for beer festival

Scottish craft brewer, Stewart Brewing, has announced the return of its annual Edinburgh Beer Festival at its Loanhead brewery on Saturday 13 May. The one-day event ...

Third of Brits admit to cutting down on alcohol

Stocking a wider range of low-alcohol and alcohol-free drinks could be a smart move for licensees as new research finds as many as a third of all Brits have limited ...

Glen Scotia offers dinner and dram with Charles MacLean

Glen Scotia distillery is offering Scotch enthusiasts the chance to enjoy dinner and a dram with world famous whisky writer Charles MacLean during this year’s Camp...

Greene King builds web support for pubs

Greene King is helping tenanted and leased pubs build and maintain their own websites to drive sales....

The Smokin’ Fox makes its den in Glasgow

Signature Pubs is transforming The Hope on Waterloo Street in Glasgow into new “Pub and Scullery” The Smokin' Fox, due to open mid-March....

Industry offers strong response to Budget

Drinks firms have hit back at the UK Government after the chancellor Phillip Hammond revealed an increased duty on beer, cider, wine and spirits. ...

GMs making their mark: Lynda McGaw, The Parkville Hotel, Blantyre

Ahead of International Women’s Day, we celebrate some of Scotland’s inspirational female GMs including Lynda McGaw of The Parkville Hotel in Blantyre....

GMs making their mark: Beth Harding, Montpeliers, Edinburgh

Ahead of International Women’s Day, we celebrate some of Scotland’s inspirational female GMs including Beth Harding of Montpeliers in Edinburgh....

Heineken launches new artisanal ciders

Heineken is moving into the emerging craft cider market with the launch of two new artisanal apple ciders under the Bulmers brand....

JD Wetherspoon pubs to display calorie content of drinks

JD Wetherspoon is to display the calorie count for all drinks served in its pubs across Scotland and the rest of the UK from Wednesday, 8 March....

GMs making their mark: Therese Grethe, Waxy O’Connor’s, Glasgow

Ahead of International Women’s Day, we celebrate some of Scotland’s inspirational female GMs including Therese Grethe of Waxy O’Connor's in Glasgow....

GMs making their mark: Jade Cunningham, O’Shannons, Kilmarnock

Ahead of International Women’s Day, we celebrate some of Scotland’s inspirational female GMs including Jade Cunningham of O’Shannons in Kilmarnock....

GMs making their mark: Helen Taylor, The Anchor, Broughty Ferry

Ahead of International Women’s Day, we celebrate some of Scotland’s inspirational female GMs including Helen Taylor of The Anchor in Broughty Ferry....