Author Archives: Alastair Gilmour

Inn with the new

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

We get a bit frustrated with the constant moaning about pubs failing, only to reopen as a Tesco Express or


In brand we trust

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

Like-minded people have created memorable styling for a North East brewery A company’s brand creates and maintains a reputation for


The tonic that’s gin

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

The licensed trade’s current success story is the renaissance of one of the world’s greatest spirits – and we are


They’re all star pubs

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

Heineken-owned Star Pubs & Bars has been recognising the most outstanding licensees from its 1,100-strong national pub estate. Categories at


Awash with talent

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

An artist who fills his work with personality is a real find. Alastair Gilmour shares a pint full of anecdotes


Everyone loves a trier

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

The campaign by health groups and lobbyists targeting people to abstain from alcohol during January has been gathering pace over


One is enhanced by sherry

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

A whisky blended from distilleries in Scotland, England Ireland and Wales has been released under a new expression. The ONE,


Ed’s bid is to put Ned to bed

December 8, 2015 | by Alastair Gilmour

A North East playwright is appealing for family members or fans of a Victorian music hall star to come forward



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