The CTC Development Bar & Table will serve a menu of ‘fun, unique and pioneering’ cocktails

The Cocktail Trading Co launches London bar

By Lauren Houghton

Bartender-led drinks consulting business The Cocktail Trading Co will launch its own bar, The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar & Table, in London’s Oxford Circus in mid-January 2015.

Simmons Fitzrovia will serve cocktails in teacups

Simmons opens third London bar

By Lauren Houghton

Simmons bar group will open its new cocktail bar Simmons Fitzrovia in central London on 20 November. 

This will be the seventh edition of the Boutique Bar Show in London

The Boutique Bar Show comes to London

By Lauren Houghton

The seventh edition of the Boutique Bar Show in London will be taking place at The Grand Hall St Pancras from 16 to 17 September. 

This year’s Imbibe Live will return to London’s Olympia Grand on 1-2 July

Preview: Imbibe Live 2014

By Lauren Houghton

Imbibe Live, the annual exhibition for anyone who sources, buys or serves drinks in the licensed on-trade, will return to London’s Olympia Grand on 1-2 July.

Expert flavour maker Steve Pearce kicks off his 2014 Chemistry of Cocktails lecture tour this month

Cocktail lecturer gives key advice for bartenders in 2014

By Luke Nicholls

A leading drinks flavour expert claims bartenders and mixologists will need to ‘think outside the box’ if they want to stand out from the ever-growing crowd of bars and restaurants serving cocktails in 2014. 

Steam & Rye has been inspired by America’s Gilded Age; a time of glamour, decadence and idealism

Steam & Rye: Gatsby-style bar and restaurant coming to London

By Luke Nicholls

Nick House, the entrepreneur behind famous London nightclubs Mahiki and Whisky Mist, has teamed up with model Kelly Brook for the launch of Steam & Rye, a Prohibition era-themed bar and restaurant in the heart of the City.

The Pit will become Arc Inspirations' 10th bar when it opens in Leeds at the end of the month

Arc Inspirations to open two more bars in 2014

By Peter Ruddick

Leeds-based bar operator Arc Inspirations is to open its 10th venue later this month in Leeds and is planning to add two further sites to its portfolio next year.