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We Did It! A Fair Deal For Licensees Given Royal Assent

Yesterday the right for tied licensees to be given a fair deal by large pub owning companies (Pubcos) was given Royal Assent and now becomes law. Yesterday our wonderful pub industry was given a chance to thrive. Yesterday tied licensees

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Government have acted in bad faith over attempt to replace Fair Deal for Your Local clause voted through by MPs

Parliamentary Save the Pub Group Representatives of the Fair Deal for Your Local campaign have criticised the Government, who have unveiled their plans to wipe out Clause 42 – the Market Rent Only clause – of the Small Business, Enterprise

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Mulholland and Heineken meet to discuss market rent only option

Greg Mulholland MP recently met with Heineken following the Fair Deal for Your Local campaign victory to pass New Clause 2 into the Small Business Bill. Now known as Clause 42 of the Part 4 of the Bill, it included

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MPs join award winning brewer to toast historic vote for pubs with Fair Deal Victory Ale!

  MPs joined Greg Mulholland MP, Coordinator of the successful Fair Deal for Your Local campaign in the Strangers’ Bar of the House of Commons and award winning microbrewer Ilkley Brewery to toast the historic vote, when pro-pub MPs triumphed

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Fair Deal for Your Local campaign win historic vote on market rent only option

The Fair Deal for Your Local campaign today won a sensationally victory in the House of Commons, defeating government 284 votes to 269, a result that is all but set to give thousands of publicans across the country the market

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Fair Deal for Your Local write to government: “Accept simple, market-based solution to pubco overcharging and back New Clause 2”

The Fair Deal for Your Local campaign, leading the fight to get New Clause 2 into the Small Business Bill at next week’s report stage, have written to government calling on ministers to back New Clause 2 and enshrine in

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Mulholland: “Pubco reform a huge win for campaigners and tied tenants, but free-of-tie option must be mandatory”

Greg Mulholland MP, Coordinator of the Fair Deal for Your Local campaign and Chair of the parliamentary Save the Pub group, has responded to today’s government announcement of the pubco reform that will feature in the Queen’s Speech. Due to

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