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Pub design is no small beer

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Pub design? It’s no small beer

As pubs scramble to reposition themselves for the 21st century, too many are embracing ruinous interior design

What does Spring Budget 2017 mean for hospitality?

What does the Spring Budget mean for hospitality?

By Sophie Witts

Chancellor Philip Hammond offered an olive branch to pubs facing rising business rates in today’s budget, but raised the price of a pint of beer for the first time in five years.

Bel & the Dragon gastropub Business Profile

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Bel & the Dragon - the pub group with fine dining flair

By Stefan Chomka

There isn’t a burger on the menu at any of Bel & the Dragon’s seven pubs. Or bangers and mash for that matter. And while fish and chips does make an appearance at one of its sites, the classic pub dish is noticeably lacking from the menu everywhere...