Pubs: No more substantial meals – How Brighton pubs could come back

The Government is to scrap the substantial meal rule in its post-lockdown roadmap coming 22 February. Brighton pubs rejoice! Substantial meals will be done away with when pubs come back according to The Times, with a full roadmap to be announced on 22 February. Details of the Government’s plan to reopen the economy are beginning to leak to the press, with The Times claiming that … Continue reading Pubs: No more substantial meals – How Brighton pubs could come back

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Pubs: Landlords back reopening later, with less restrictions

A trade survey has found that the majority of pub operators back a later reopening date for venues, if it means they can do so witout restrictions. Pub owners would rather stay shut until later in the year, if it meant reopening free of restrictions, a trade survey has found. The Hospitality Leaders Poll (Lumina) found that 76 percent of business owners would back tougher … Continue reading Pubs: Landlords back reopening later, with less restrictions

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Pubs, clubs, seeking public input into impact inquiry

Night time economy leaders, including the big names in pubs, clubs and bars are calling on the public to have their say in a Parliamentary inquiry into the sector. An All Party Parliamentary Group report into the impact of the Covid pandemic on the late night economy is seeking input from publicans, employees and consumers. Those wishing to have their voice heard can do so: … Continue reading Pubs, clubs, seeking public input into impact inquiry

Pubs: UK Hospitality could be shut until May

Brighton pubs and the wider hospitality industry could be shut until May, according to reports. A report in The Sunday Times claims that pubs could remain shut – or under the strictest of conditions – until May at the earliest. Current Coronavirus restrictions have taken a sledgehammer to the hospitality industry, something felt acutely here in Brighton and Hove, and the latest Westminster murmurings offer … Continue reading Pubs: UK Hospitality could be shut until May

Brighton Bier offering free, zero-emission beer delivery

Brighton Bier is offering local customers free delivery of its award-winning beers over lockdown. Brighton pub fans can now get Brighton Bier pints delivered to their door anywhere in Brighton & Hove for TOTALLY FREE due the brewery’s partnership with local zero emissions delivery service Zedify. Brighton Bier had previously offered a “Click & Collect” beer service during lockdown from the Haus on the Hill, … Continue reading Brighton Bier offering free, zero-emission beer delivery

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Brighton pubs, venues, shut early over tier fears

With the Government discussing imposing Tier 4 restrictions across Sussex, some Brighton pubs and venues are shutting up shop early. Brighton pubs, venues, shut early over tier fears With the Government discussing imposing Tier 4 restrictions across Sussex, some Brighton pubs and venues are shutting up shop early. Brighton pubs and venues are closing early ahead of a Government Covid Taskforce meeting that is expected … Continue reading Brighton pubs, venues, shut early over tier fears

Hope and Ruin hosting three gigs this week (this is not a drill)

Brighton live music mecca, The Hope and Ruin will be holding two socially-distanced gigs in its upstairs venue this week, the first such events since March. In what is a wonderful reminder of our past, The Hope and Ruin will host actual real live music gigs this week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The night out holy trinity (Thursday is the new Friday, Friday is … Continue reading Hope and Ruin hosting three gigs this week (this is not a drill)

Property vultures circle Freebutt site, residents start campaign to save it

As many had feared, property developers in Brighton are looking to take advantage of the Covid pandemic and convert the former music venue site into shared houses. Locals have since launched a campaign to save the site. In what could be a worrying starting gun being fired across our city, property developer One Phoenix Place is pushing to turn one of Brighton’s old live music … Continue reading Property vultures circle Freebutt site, residents start campaign to save it

From Tier to Infirmary: What lockdown tier 2 means for Brighton pubs

Brighton and its pubs will wake up in Tier 2 lockdown measures on Wednesday, this is what the new restrictions mean. Wednesday 2 December will see numerous pubs reopen across our fair city, albeit under significant restrictions. Much as we all have, venues have been locked down this past month as the nation attempts to get the Covid 19 pandemic back under control and you’d … Continue reading From Tier to Infirmary: What lockdown tier 2 means for Brighton pubs

Brighton Bier partner with Zedify for environmentally friendly beers at home

There are three truths in life: Lockdown is boring, beer is great and protecting the environment is crucial. Luckily Brighton Bier is hitting all three with a new zero-emissions beer delivery partnership. We’ll say cheers to that! Beer fans can now get Brighton Bier delivered to their door anywhere in our fair city through the brewery’s partnership with local zero emissions delivery service Zedify. Stephen … Continue reading Brighton Bier partner with Zedify for environmentally friendly beers at home