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  • LCN Awards 2017: Deadline extended!
    News
    20
    Mar 2017
    LCN Awards 2017: Deadline extended!
    Licensed & Catering News is delighted to announce to the trade that we’ve extended the deadline for entries to the seventh LCN Awards. If you haven’t...
  • Closing date looms for LCN Awards 2017
    News
    07
    Mar 2017
    Closing date looms for LCN Awards 2017
    With less than a fortnight to go until entries close for the seventh annual Licensed & Catering News Awards, preparations are well in hand and entries are...
  • April start date for new wholesale regulations
    News
    06
    Mar 2017
    April start date for new wholesale regulations
    Local hospitality operators should be aware that important changes to rules around the wholesale supply of alcohol are about to come into force. The Alcohol...
  • NI food venues top UK hygiene ratings
    News
    27
    Feb 2017
    NI food venues top UK hygiene ratings
    Hospitality venues in Lisburn and Castlereagh City have been revealed as the top performers in the UK when it comes to food hygiene. New nationwide rankings...
  • Norwegian Air to re-establish US link
    News
    23
    Feb 2017
    Norwegian Air to re-establish US link
    Norwegian Air is to re-establish a link between Belfast and the US that was lost in January when United Airlines withdrew its New York connection. It is...
  • Searching for the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2017
    Features
    09
    Mar 2017
    Searching for the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2017
      This year’s Licensed & Catering News Awards will, for the first time, recognise those local bars...
  • Jean-Christophe Novelli excited by Belfast debut
    Features
    07
    Mar 2017
    Jean-Christophe Novelli excited by Belfast debut
    Jean-Christophe Novelli (56), the world-renowned French chef who will open his only Irish restaurant at the...
  • Who let the dogs in?
    Features
    27
    Feb 2017
    Who let the dogs in?
    Dogs are part of the family in around 320,000 homes across Northern Ireland – but is it a good idea to...
  • No place like home for Chris
    Features
    27
    Feb 2017
    No place like home for Chris
    Chris McGowan’s culinary CV reads like a who’s who of the London restaurant scene. These days, however,...
  • Back on the rise
    Features
    30
    Jan 2017
    Back on the rise
    It’s been an encouraging year for drinks giant, Diageo and while there may well be uncertainty ahead, Jorge...
  • The healthiest of starts
    Venue Spotlight
    27
    Feb 2017
    The healthiest of starts
    Jenny Curran and her partner, Tony O’Neill have turned their shared obsession with the virtues of a truly...
  • Kelan puts beef back on the menu
    Venue Spotlight
    27
    Feb 2017
    Kelan puts beef back on the menu
    Intro: Everybody says nice things about the Bull and Ram, the audacious Ballynahinch eatery that represents...
  • A slow and steady rise
    Venue Spotlight
    25
    Jan 2017
    A slow and steady rise
    Patrick Magee had little experience of the hospitality trade when he opened Havana in Belfast city centre in...
  • Easy does it for Flax
    Venue Spotlight
    05
    Dec 2016
    Easy does it for Flax
    There’s been a hostelry of one shade or another near the crossroads at Ballyward in rural County Down for...
  • New Square tenant puts health on the menu
    Venue Spotlight
    05
    Dec 2016
    New Square tenant puts health on the menu
    David Edwards believes that his bright new coffee shop in Lisburn Square is ideally placed to exploit what he...

NEWS

LCN Awards 2017: Deadline extended!
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LCN Awards 2017: Deadline extended!

March 20th, 2017 | by LCN Editor
Licensed & Catering News is delighted to announce to the trade that we’ve extended the deadline for entries to the seventh LCN Awards. If you haven’t yet submitted your entry for the 2017 competition – which will...
Closing date looms for LCN Awards 2017
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Closing date looms for LCN Awards 2017

March 7th, 2017 | by LCN Editor
With less than a fortnight to go until entries close for the seventh annual Licensed & Catering News Awards, preparations are well in hand and entries are flooding in. June 2 is the date for the big gala evening at The Europa...
April start date for new wholesale regulations
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April start date for new wholesale regulations

March 6th, 2017 | by LCN Editor
Local hospitality operators should be aware that important changes to rules around the wholesale supply of alcohol are about to come into force. The Alcohol Wholesale Registration Scheme (AWRS) – designed to help HM Revenue...
NI food venues top UK hygiene ratings
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NI food venues top UK hygiene ratings

February 27th, 2017 | by LCN Editor
Hospitality venues in Lisburn and Castlereagh City have been revealed as the top performers in the UK when it comes to food hygiene. New nationwide rankings show that every food business in the region has been awarded either four...
Norwegian Air to re-establish US link
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Norwegian Air to re-establish US link

February 23rd, 2017 | by LCN Editor
Norwegian Air is to re-establish a link between Belfast and the US that was lost in January when United Airlines withdrew its New York connection. It is understood that the low-cost carrier will introduce services from Belfast...

FEATURES

Who let the dogs in?

Who let the dogs in?

February 27th, 2017
No place like home for Chris

No place like home for Chris

February 27th, 2017
Back on the rise

Back on the rise

January 30th, 2017

VENUE SPOTLIGHT

  • The healthiest of starts
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    Venue Spotlight
    February 27th, 2017

    The healthiest of starts

    Jenny Curran and her partner, Tony O’Neill have turned their shared obsession with the virtues of a truly healthy lifestyle into a thriving hospitality business in Belfast that they hope will eventually become an international brand.   If there’s one thing that comes across more...Read more

SOCIAL EVENTS

A crowning achievement for Aaron
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A crowning achievement for Aaron

December 5th, 2016 | by LCN Editor
Aaron Lilley from The Cardan in Lisburn has been crowned Heverlee L’Apprentice 2016, winning an amazing £5,000 trip for two to...
Open Gate at the Twilight Market
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Open Gate at the Twilight Market

November 16th, 2016 | by LCN Editor
The Guinness Open Gate Brewery made a return visit to Belfast as part of the Twilight Market earlier in November – and...
UWM launches exclusive Lehmann range in NI
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UWM launches exclusive Lehmann range in NI

November 15th, 2016 | by LCN Editor
United Wine Merchants Ltd. announced the launch of a new range of Australian wines from Peter Lehmann recently, during a...
The definitive sound of summer
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The definitive sound of summer

September 6th, 2016 | by LCN Editor
Red Hot Chili Peppers and Avicii were the headline acts on the biggest stage in Northern Ireland recently as 75,000 music fans...