Meanwhile, more than half of those who opt for real ale say they have made one new friend as a direct result of visiting the pub
, the report for the Campaign for Real Ale society (Camra) claimed.
Campaigners say duty, unfair business and VAT contribute number of pub
d ill h "Sadly, pubs
that tend to be smaller are less equipped to absorb the considerable cost pressures all pubs
It is launching a new menu featuring pub
classics including a traditional roast dinner.
New Office for National Statistics data shows the country has lost nearly 700 pubs
and bars since the turn of the century.
THE number of pubs
in the UK has fallen by 22% over the past two decades: from around 50,000 in 2008, to 39,000 in 2018.
The areas where pub
numbers have held up - or even increased - include several popular tourist areas, such as Highland in Scotland, Ceredigion in West Wales, and South Lakeland, as well say that closure"huge loss" to communities as many seaside towns like Scarborough, Blackpool and Brighton.
Bigger chains are taking over as smaller locals shut up shop MORE than 11,000 UK pubs
and bars have closed in the last decade, as bigger chains force smaller locals out of business.
quarter of closing in the we need to act our pubs
extinction Stainer In Coventry, a similar trend has been seen, with the average pub
employing 10 staff in 2018, up from six in 2008.
property companies and pub
companies are the ones making all the money - I am only still here because I am locked into a contract."
The situation has been reflected across the West Midlands, where 25% of pubs
and bars have closed in the last ten years.
The Oaklands in Chester, The Rake in Little Stanney and The Hungry Horse at Cheshire Oaks is advertising the dream job for pub
goers and calling for a local spokesperson to represent the pub
company in return for a [pounds sterling]500 salary.