Pub owner faces jail over changing historic bar's colour

Owners of music venue are threatened with £20,000 council fine or six months in jail after painting the outside walls of the Grade II listed pub building bright yellow Matthanee Nilavongse and Richard Walker run the Golden Lion in Todmorden  The pair started painting the pub yellow ahead of the Tour de Yorkshire race  Calderdale […]

Walkabout owner fined after barman was crushed to death in a lift

Walkabout bar is fined £48,000 after barman, 20, was crushed to death in lift as he cleaned up following ‘Carnage’ student night Cyran Stewart, 20, died after falling bar stool pinned him to the side of a lift  Elizabeth Galbraith says her son’s death could have been prevented Intertain Ltd fined £48,000 after lift wasn’t […]

Café owner records cheeky motorist using his car park for free

Café owner records cheeky motorist using his car park for free for a week and films their hilarious stand-off when he blocks him in and demands payment Paul Stenson, from Dublin, noticed a man parked Audi outside Charleville Lodge After a week, Mr Stenson decided to leave a note on the car asking driver to pay […]

Owner of restaurants Frankie & Benny's and Chiquito to close 90 sites

Frankie & Benny’s and Chiquito plan to close up to 90 sites by the end of next year in another blow to Britain’s High Street Decision comes after The Restaurant Group closed 18 stores in 2019 Comes amid tough period for dining, with Jamie’s Italian collapsing last year  The move will take its leisure portfolio […]

PSG owner President Nasser Al-Khelaifi charged over bribery scandal linked to purchase of Sardinia villa – The Sun

PSG President Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been indicted by Swiss prosecutors in a £1million-plus bribery scandal. In a decision that embarrasses PSG, Fifa and Uefa, Qatari Al-Khelaifi stands accused of inciting disgraced ex-Fifa general secretary Jerome Valcke to commit aggravated criminal mismanagement. According to the allegations, confirmed by the Swiss Attorney General, Valcke was refunded the […]

Pictured: Shop owner 58, killed by falling tree during Storm Ciara

Pictured: Shop owner 58, killed by falling tree during Storm Ciara as walker who plunged to his death during Dennis is named Kenneth Macartney, 58, was driving from Winchester when car was crushed  Shop owner was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on the nearby A33 Richard Armstrong, from Cumbria, also died in a […]