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Home Office announces launch of new ‘Enough is Enough’ campaign

1//3/22: Story courtesy of Home Office Home Secretary says ‘Enough’ to violence against women and girls The Home Secretary has today launched an ambitious new, multi-year national communications campaign which says ‘Enough’ to violence against women and girls. The campaign includes television adverts, billboards, social media and radio advertising and will highlight different forms of […]

Door supervisor – Gareth Colley – Bravery and Meritorious Conduct Award

Gareth Colley and Chief Inspector Amy English Nottinghamshire Police National Pubwatch has presented door supervisor Gareth Colley with a Bravery and Meritorious Conduct Award after he saved a female customer from drowning. On 20 November 2021, Gareth was working at Atik nightclub in Hull, when a female customer jumped into the Humber Estuary. The drunken female […]

Malcolm Eidmans Award Ian Graham, chief licensing officer, Metropolitan Police

Ian Graham and Chief Inspector Amy English Nottinghamshire Police The prestigious Malcolm Eidmans award has been given to Ian Graham, Chief Licensing Officer at the Metropolitan Police. The award, named after ex-Chief Superintendent Malcolm Eidmans who was a founder member of National Pubwatch, recognises the outstanding contribution made by a police officer or member of […]

Lynda Leigh, licensee of the George & Dragon in Flint – Award of Merit

Lynda Leigh and C/Inspector Amy English Nottinghamshire Police Licensee Lynda Leigh of the George & Dragon in Flint, Wales, has received the top accolade with an Award of Merit from National Pubwatch. She was nominated for the award, which acknowledges the valuable contributions that individuals have made to the success of Pubwatch schemes, by Councillor […]

Partnership working highlighted as way forward for pub sector

Leading members of the trade and police have highlighted how working in partnership and collaborating is the way forward for the pub sector as it recovers after the impact of the pandemic. This was the view of speakers at the National Pubwatch Conference, which was held in Nottingham this week, and focused on the issues […]

National Pubwatch Star Award for doorman Dave Williams

Left to right: Steve Baker Chair NPW, Dave Williams, Jeremy Scorer HIT Training 21/2/22: Doorman Dave Williams received a National Pubwatch Star Award at their pre-conference drinks reception held at Revolutions Cornerhouse bar in Nottingham. The doorman received the award for administering CPR to a pub customer. He was praised for his lifesaving skills. Professional […]

Pubwatch members urged to register your defibrillators

The moment someone has a cardiac arrest, the clock starts ticking. Every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces the chances of survival. But many defibrillators are never used because emergency services don’t know where they are or how they can access them. National Pubwatch is aware that many Pubwatch schemes and individual pubs have generously […]