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The top stories and latest news, dedicated to the licensed trade in Scotland.


Don’t allow age checks to lapse

New figures underline importance of a robust ID policy .

‘No-shows’ are hurting eateries

Restaurants feeling the impact of a growing problem .

The gateway to Scottish tourism

There is an opportunity for Edinburgh to not only grow its own tourism revenues, but help increase tourism in other parts of Scotland .

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Dundee bartender Amy Carmichael will be heading to Lynchburg after coming out top in a cocktail competition for Jack Daniel’s

Legal challenge in music fee row

Trade groups join forces to fight ‘unjustified’ tariff rises .

Short-term lets rule scuppered

Trade anger as tougher planning law is voted down .

Too early to assess the impact of MUP

An initial report showing falling sales is far from conclusive .

Trade bikes for The Ben

An annual fundraising cycle for The Ben was on track to raise around £5000 for the licensed trade charity .
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Government to review renewals

Plans to ‘assess what value the renewal process brings’ .

Trade tributes to Harry Hood

Friends remember veteran operator who was ‘always on the ball’ .

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