title: 'Time to call time on the British pub' published: true publish_date: '31-08-2016 14:56' taxonomy: category:
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Around 20 pubs every week go out of business in the UK. What is the future of this great British institution? VOR’s Brendan Cole discusses this with Neil Williams, communications manager for the British Beer and Pub Association; David Smith, economics editor of the Sunday Times; and James Nicholls, research manager at Alcohol Research UK and author of the book ‘The Politics of Alcohol, a history of the drink question in England’.