North Brewing sold to Kirkstall owner in a pre-pack administration deal

North Brewing sold to Kirkstall owner

By James McAllister

North Brewing has been acquired by Steve Holt, owner of fellow Leeds-based brewery Kirkstall, in a pre-pack deal that will secure the jobs of 78 North employees.

The second BBPA Awards were announced at the organisations Annual Dinner last night

BBPA Awards 2013: Winners revealed at Annual Dinner

By Luke Nicholls

The winners of the second British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) industry awards were announced at the organisation’s Annual Dinner which took place at Park Plaza Westminster Bridge.

In its public house sector report, Fleurets has said the industry is currently in a very 'positive environment' despite the impact on pub of taxation

UK pubs: 'Bad news is behind us', says Fleurets

By Peter Ruddick

Leisure property firm Fleurets has said the positives for the future of the pub industry outweigh the negatives as the company predicts the sector will continue to recover from the recession with large property deals expected to surface next year.

Publican Awards 2012 reward innovative pub operators

Publican Awards 2012 reward innovative pub operators

By Emma Eversham

Nine different pub operators, including Youngs and G1 Group, were rewarded for demonstrating 'high standards and levels of innovation' in their business at the Publican Awards 2012 last night.