New figures underline importance of a robust ID policy .
Restaurants feeling the impact of a growing problem .
There is an opportunity for Edinburgh to not only grow its own tourism revenues, but help increase tourism in other parts of Scotland .
Dundee bartender Amy Carmichael will be heading to Lynchburg after coming out top in a cocktail competition for Jack Daniel’s
Trade groups join forces to fight ‘unjustified’ tariff rises .
Trade anger as tougher planning law is voted down .
An initial report showing falling sales is far from conclusive .
An annual fundraising cycle for The Ben was on track to raise around £5000 for the licensed trade charity .
Plans to ‘assess what value the renewal process brings’ .
Friends remember veteran operator who was ‘always on the ball’ .