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Campaign for greater planning protection for pubs goes on

Parliamentary Save the Pub Group  MPs from the parliamentary Save the Pub group have criticised government for opposing a simple change in planning laws that would have increased protection for pubs by requiring planning permission before they could be converted

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MPs seek to end scandal of pubs being demolished or turned into supermarkets without communities getting a say

Parliamentary Save the Pub Group MPs from the parliamentary Save the Pub group have laid an amendment to the Infrastructure Bill seeking to end the scandal of pubs being demolished or turned into supermarkets without needing planning permission.  New Clause

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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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Parliamentary Save the Pub Group ridicules flawed report by tobacco lobbyist defending the pubco tie

The Parliamentary Save the Pub Group has ridiculed the report by the Institute of Economic Affairs’ Christopher Snowdon who is now defending the pubco tie and absurdly claiming that this disastrous business model has not had an effect on pub

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Save the Pub Group demands transparency from Osborne over pubco lobbying

Date: 24th June 2014 In the House of Commons today, Chair of the parliamentary Save the Pub group, Greg Mulholland MP, questioned Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, over his department’s refusal to say what discussions and meetings it has had

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Campaign for pubco reform goes to the top!

All-Party Parliamentary Save the Pub Group CAMPAIGN FOR PUBCO REFORM GOES TO THE TOP! Campaigners go to 10 Downing Street calling on Prime Minister and Chancellor to give local pubs a fair deal 25 years after the Beer Orders! Supporters

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Fair Deal for Your Local campaign writes to Vince Cable in push to secure pubco reform

Fair Deal for Your Local campaign writes to Vince Cable in push to secure pubco reform The Fair Deal for Your Local campaign has written to Vince Cable to urge the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) to press

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