Make no mistake - while a lot of people may enjoy casual relationships with all manner of different pubs
, many view particular pubs
not just as their second homes but almost as an extension of, or a part of, themselves.
is a popular haunt of real ale aficionados and offers a wide range of cask, keg and bottle beers behind the oak-panelled bar.
The specific pest problem that forced the pub
to shut hasn't been made public, although it does sit right next to the River Anker.
Tom Stainer, from Camra, said: "It's always disappointing when a pub
closes, especially if it is valued by the local community.
Code will help ensure fair dealing for tied tenants while minimising as far as possible burdens on business.
Looking at the number of Barclays' business customers in the Pubs
and Bars industry, the research by the bank shows that just under half of these pub
businesses have been established in the last three years, in part, boosted by the number of younger landlords who are entering into the industry.
companies have a lot of power to buy beer cheaply from brewers because they've got thousands of pubs
He added: "The pub
companies have been able to abuse their position and squeeze pubs
till they close.
After many weeks of searching I nally found a new mini pub
in Stockton one Saturday night.
It would mean that managers of pubs
tied to large pub
companies will be able to demand new deals allowing them to pay rent at market rates and buy drink from any supplier.
now joins 15 other top regional British pubs
in contention for Camra's UK pub
of the year award, which will be announced next February.
One hundred pubs
from across the country will vie for national titles across 17 categories, including Best Cask Beer Pub
, Best Community Pub
, Best Food Pub
and even Best Pub
Month, which ran throughout September, was reinforced when six of the UK's leading drinks companies all joined forces to back the campaign.
London, May 12 ( ANI ): A third of people from Britain believe that it is important to have a pub
close to their home as it demonstrates that they are part of a community, a new study has revealed.
This week saw the news that Cardiff's oldest pub
, the Vulcan, could finally close in May, while 12 other pubs
were up for auction.