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BREAKING: Greater Manchester to move into tier 3 on Friday 23 October

After 10 days of unsuccessful talks between Mayor Andy Burnham and the PM, Manchester will now be 'forced' into tier 3.

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Hospitality industry congregates in Parliament Square for HospoDemo

Celebrity chefs, bartenders and sommeliers among the crowds at today's peaceful protest (19 October) at 11am.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hospitality Gin continues to raise money for the industry

Profits from sales go to The Drinks Trust and Hospitality Action to help support workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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What Day 4 of Imbibe Live Online, part of Global Bar Week, has in store

Discover another day of virtual events and looking back at Day 3's highlights.

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Global Bar Week: The best of Imbibe Live Online Day 1 and what to expect today

And we're off! Imbibe Live Online, part of Global Bar Week, has officially started. Here are the highlights of Day 1 and what you can expect today (Tuesday 13 October).

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HospoDemo protest organised over government Covid restrictions

The demonstration will take place next Monday (19 October) at 10.30am on Parliament Square.

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The true colour of our industry: Meet the people working towards racial equality in hospitality

Scratch beneath the surface, and the hospitality trade still has a way to go when it comes to racial equality. Aleesha Hansel meets the people trying to move things forward.

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BREAKING: Prime Minister announces three-tier Covid approach and what it means for hospitality

Local areas will be put into one of three tiers of danger (medium, high and very high) with Liverpool's allocation of the latter meaning pubs and bars will close from Wednesday.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

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Global Bar Week: The best of Imbibe Live Online Day 1 and what to expect today

And we're off! Imbibe Live Online, part of Global Bar Week, has officially started. Here are the highlights of Day 1 and what you can expect today (Tuesday 13 October).

News |  People & Places

HospoDemo protest organised over government Covid restrictions

The demonstration will take place next Monday (19 October) at 10.30am on Parliament Square.

News |  People & Places

The true colour of our industry: Meet the people working towards racial equality in hospitality

Scratch beneath the surface, and the hospitality trade still has a way to go when it comes to racial equality. Aleesha Hansel meets the people trying to move things forward.

News |  People & Places

BREAKING: Prime Minister announces three-tier Covid approach and what it means for hospitality

Local areas will be put into one of three tiers of danger (medium, high and very high) with Liverpool's allocation of the latter meaning pubs and bars will close from Wednesday.

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Chancellor to give 67% of wages to businesses which may have to shut due to Covid-19

The scheme will begin on 1 November and last for six months.

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Wrapping up: Andrew Bewes on Hallgarten & Novum's 100,000 Glasses for Hospitality

Following Hallagarten’s month long initiative to help venues get through the Covid-19 crisis, Jacopo Mazzeo caught up with managing director Andrew Bewes to assess the results of his 100,000 Glasses for Hospitality scheme.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cancel the Curfew campaign launches ‘to keep the hospitality industry alive’

Hospitality professionals across the UK have joined forces to launch Cancel the Curfew, a campaign calling for the termination of the 10pm hospitality curfew instated by the government last Thursday.

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Trade bodies for hospitality and drinks industries call for more targeted support following Chancellor's announcement

Following the Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Covid-19 financial support announcement earlier today, a number of hospitality and drinks industry trade bodies have responded asking for more targeted help.

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Chancellor to give 67% of wages to businesses which may have to shut due to Covid-19

The scheme will begin on 1 November and last for six months.

News |  Wine

Wrapping up: Andrew Bewes on Hallgarten & Novum's 100,000 Glasses for Hospitality

Following Hallagarten’s month long initiative to help venues get through the Covid-19 crisis, Jacopo Mazzeo caught up with managing director Andrew Bewes to assess the results of his 100,000 Glasses for Hospitality scheme.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cancel the Curfew campaign launches ‘to keep the hospitality industry alive’

Hospitality professionals across the UK have joined forces to launch Cancel the Curfew, a campaign calling for the termination of the 10pm hospitality curfew instated by the government last Thursday.

News |  People & Places

Trade bodies for hospitality and drinks industries call for more targeted support following Chancellor's announcement

Following the Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Covid-19 financial support announcement earlier today, a number of hospitality and drinks industry trade bodies have responded asking for more targeted help.