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Off-trade beer sales overtake on-trade for first time

Sales of beer in supermarkets and off-licences overtook pub sales for the first time on record last year, according to the latest data from the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA).

The BBPA has called for another cut in beer duty to help revive beer sales in pubs

Meliá to open Glasgow and Birmingham hotels

Spanish group Meliá Hotels has revealed plans to open two further UK hotels under its premium Innside brand.

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Porky's outlines 2015 expansion plans

Porky’s, the Memphis BBQ restaurant, is rolling out four sites this year as part of its plan to reach 10 over the next two years, according to BigHospitality's sister publication M&C Report.

Dishoom named best UK eatery by Yelp

Dishoom Covent Garden has topped a list of the best 100 eateries in the UK compiled by online city guide Yelp.

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Essential Cuisine launches search for Britain's Best Brigades

Essential Cuisine has launched a nationwide search for the UK’s hardest working chef teams.

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Perthshire Blairgowrie: Restaurant

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