Author Archives: ALMR

Licensed Hospitality Key to Economic Growth

ALMR Press Notice Licensed hospitality key to economic growth, says ALMR The latest official figures show that licensed hospitality is driving economic growth in the UK as the industry bucked nationwide pay stagnation to deliver 10 months of wage growth and continuing increases in Gross Value Added (GVA). Licensed hospitality trade body the ALMR said… Read More »

Sir Peter Luff MP, Chairman of the Pub Governing Body

Sir Peter Luff MP, Chairman of the Pub Governing Body Please look at the Question in red at the bottom of the ALMR article, your comments would be appreciated, if you feel that this question is correct, please send it to Sir Peter Luff as Chairman. The Pub Governing Body, the body responsible for overseeing the… Read More »

Business rates set to increase for the licensed hospitality sector.

Business rates set to increase for the licensed hospitality sector. ALMR Press Release – Immediate Licensed hospitality may be hit with an increase in business rates which leading trade body the ALMR estimates could cost the sector up to £58 million, following the Office for National Statistics’ announcement earlier this week of RPI of 3.2% for… Read More »

Government should Back Pubs for Growth

  ALMR Benchmarking shows Government should Back Pubs for Growth 2 August 2013 7th Survey shows business confidence and performance KPIs all improving Investment in people, property and business significantly up Capex up by more than two thirds to pre-recession levels Positive like for likes across all trading styles – community locals outperform market Potential… Read More »

Falling levels of alcohol-related crime vindicate partnership approach

Falling levels of alcohol-related crime, ALMR report The recently-published Crime Survey for England and Wales shows that crime is at a record low and the biggest drops have been in those incidents most commonly associated with alcohol: low-level violence, disorder and anti-social behaviour, particularly around licensed premises. The Crime Survey, which covers the year to… Read More »

ALMR, Championing Pubs & Bars, have your say.

Championing Pubs & Bars   29th February – immediate MPs and the media urged to change their outlook & celebrate modern pubs and bars New industry campaign highlights industry positives to politicians and the media   A major new campaign launches today urging MPs and the media to look afresh at modern pubs and bars… Read More »

ALMR urges MPs to support Live Music Bill

ALMR urges MPs to support Live Music Bill Lib Dems’ Bill will cut red tape for pubs hosting gigs MPs are being urged to back the final stages of a Bill which will make it easier for pubs to host music gigs.   Leading pub and bar operator trade body, the Association of Licensed Multiple… Read More »

ALMR, Fairpint and Mulholland ‘baffled’ by Government response to BIS Select Committee Report

Mulholland ‘baffled’ by Government response to BIS Select Committee Report November 24, 2011 2:24 PM Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Save the Pub Group, Greg Mulholland, has today labelled the Governments response to the Business Innovation and Skills Select Committee, baffling and illegitimate. The Government committed to stick to the plans put in place… Read More »