Consultation to update board guidance is long overdue .
Restaurants and casual dining outlets among the adopters .
If a personal licence expires there’s a potential for disaster
Architects of MUP will double down when they should fold
Bid to create system of greater supervision has fallen short
Trade deserved better than a series of broken, quick fixes
Aberdeen and Glasgow have very different ideas on closing times
The current renewals uncertainty could easily have been avoided .
A recent legal case has reiterated the importance of accessibility
Huge backlog of applications seen in 2009 must be avoided