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Camra has announced over 5,500 pubs have signed up for its first Community Pubs Month

Over 5,500 pubs sign up for Camra's Community Pubs Month

By Peter Ruddick

Less than two weeks before the start of the first Community Pubs Month organised by the Campaign for Real Ale (Camra), the organisation has announced more than 5,500 pubs have signed up for the initiative.

Jacques Borel has resesigned the logo for the French leisure entrepreneur's VAT club to represent the boost to jobs that a cut in VAT to 5 per cent could bring

Jacques Borel’s industry VAT club redesigns logo to focus on jobs

By Peter Ruddick

The campaign set-up to lobby for a cut in VAT charged in hospitality businesses on drink, food and accommodation to 5% has redesigned its logo to represent a refocus for the campaign on the employment benefits a VAT boost to the industry could give the...

The government plans to help cut red tape for small businesses

Vince Cable pledges to cut red tape

By Mark Wingett

Business secretary Vince Cable is to outline plans today on how the Government will cut red tape for small businesses, including no new domestic laws for three years.

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BHA highlights hospitality’s potential following jobs summit

By Lorraine Heller

As some of the UK’s leading businesses yesterday pledged to create more jobs over the coming year, the British Hospitality Association (BHA) again highlighted the importance of the hospitality industry in generating employment.