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The Balls Brothers revamp will be unveiled this weekend at the Lime Street branch

Novus Leisure starts £2m Balls Brothers refurb

By Emma Eversham

Novus Leisure has kicked off a re-brand of the city bar chain Balls Brothers it bought out of administration earlier this year with a £300k refurbishment of the Lime Street branch.

Punch Taverns will de-merge its managed business in September

Punch Taverns appoints new chairman

By Becky Paskin

Punch Taverns has appointed URENCO audit committee director and chairman Stephen Billingham as its new chairman following the group’s proposed de-merger of Spirit in September.

A room at Young's Alma hotel, which opened earlier this year

Strong hotel trade pushes growth for Young’s

By Emma Eversham

Hospitality operator and brewer Young’s said it saw the strongest growth in the hotel sector of its business last year with revpar up 14.2 per cent to £44.11.

Bob Ivell joins M&B today

M&B appoints Bob Ivell as non-exec director

By Lorraine Heller

Pub and restaurant operator Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) has appointed industry veteran Bob Ivell as non-executive director, effective immediately.

Ego's eight restaurants will now be run under the 3Sixty umbrella

Luke Johnson merges Ego and Rocket

By Stefan Chomka

Luke Johnson continues to wield his influence, this time by merging his Mediterranean concept Ego with pizza operator Rocket Restaurants.

Fowle leaves M&B after just two years

Mitchells & Butlers chief exec Fowle steps down

By Lorraine Heller

The managed pub and restaurant operator Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) announced today that chief executive Adam Fowle will leave the company by mutual consent after two years in the post.