Gardeners World: It’s back to the bar!

Paul Silcock of the Gardeners Arms in Plantation Road continues his regular column

Consistency – that’s the key to a successful pub

Steven Lyne of Oxford’s Royal Blenheim discusses the critical thing needed to succeed

It cuts both ways as new alcohol duty regime is introduced

Cut in draught beer duty may have little impact while cost of other drinks escalates

Why “premiumisation”might be cask ale’s blessing in disguise

Steven Lyne of the Royal Blenheim asks where cask ale stands in the post-pandemic recovery

Are there too many breweries?

Russ Taylor of XT Brewing offers his take on market conditions

“Male, pale and stale”: changing the image of real ale

Younger audience key to future of real ale according to cross-industry campaign

Another pub closes, first of many?

Is closure of the Red Lion in Yarnton the first of many this winter?

Latest CAMRA figures show mixed picture for pubs

Closures continue but conversions of existing buildings a cause for optimism

Cask ale in deep decline: Reasons to be fearful?

SIBA report says pandemic has accelerated slump in demand