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Extra trading hours in Glasgow and Perth

Late night venues can apply to stay open later in Glasgow and Perth and Kinross. …

Investing in your business

Licensing lawyers and training firms have stressed the importance of investing in employee training, which they say brings a plethora of benefits to business …

There’s no time like the present

PLHs due to renew their licence must act now on refresher training, lawyers and training firms say …

City hours plan “fatal” to clubs

Proposals to relax 3am licence conditions in Aberdeen criticised by nightclub operators …

Action needed on PLH process

Licensing specialists repeat calls for immediate input from Holyrood …

Board looks to get tough on licences

Proposals in Dundee seek to reduce number of new premises. …

Compliance for Christmas

Licensing lawyers outline potential pitfalls of the festive season and how to avoid them Christmas is the season to be jolly and for most people that will mean …

Edinburgh bins policy under fire

Operators say new trade waste system is impacting on businesses By Gillian McKenzie Edinburgh operators have hit out at a new trade waste policy, claiming it …

Time for the right kind of action

Scottish Government should be nurturing trade businesses rather than heaping more regulation on them, writes publican Jeff Ellis Is it just me or does it seem …

Consumption is not up to boards

A PROPOSED change to Scottish licensing law that would see boards compelled to reduce alcohol consumption has been dismissed as “a non-starter” by …