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Shrewsbury Pubwatch contributing to Purple Flag success

 Revellers at a nightclub in Shrewsbury Nightlife in Shrewsbury is booming according to new figures Shrewsbury is boasting double success after retaining its award as a vibrant and safe destination and experiencing a 20 per cent increase in people enjoying nights out in the town. Assessors have decided Shrewsbury town centre should keep its Purple […]

Droylsden Pubwatch helping the vulnerable at Christmas

Droylsden’s Pubwatch scheme have been making sure that vulnerable and isolated members of their community don’t go hungry this Christmas. For the fourth year running, each venue signed up to Pubwatch donated up to £100, meaning 90 hampers have been distributed to help those in need over the festive period. Secretary of Droylsden Pubwatch, Sheila […]

Corby Pubwatch – Safe Night Out Initiative

In the wake of the India Chipchase tragedy at Northampton earlier this year where she was abducted and murdered following a night out; Corby Pubwatch has produced a leaflet giving advice on how to have a “Safe Night Out” which will be available in their members venues, handed out by Street Pastors & Door Supervisors. […]

Pubwatch Pubs will take take boozed-up drivers’ keys in Paisley

Jason Smith Banking House  Paisley publicans have launched their own campaign against drink-drivers, urging them to hand over their car keys. And they want everyone to take part and promote the move to save lives and licences. The town’s Pubwatch group raised the issue at their latest meeting and now bar owners have urged staff […]

Nantwich Police and Pubwatch warning over fake ID

 Nantwich Police and pub owners warning over fake ID Pub bosses across Nantwich have backed a police campaign to clamp down on underage customers using fake ID. The initiative, called ‘Fake ID? Real Consequence”, aims to warn those trying to gain access to licensed premises and buy alcohol by using fake ID or someone else’s ID. […]

Jesmond Pubwatch urge revellers to stay safe

Helping Jesmond revellers stay safe this Christmas A man at the helm of Newcastle nightlife has issued guidelines to help revellers stay safe this Christmas.  Thousands are expected to celebrate the festive season in the bars and restaurants of Jesmond’s popular Osborne Road. And Matt Stephenson, chairman of Jesmond Pubwatch, is urging drinkers to take […]

Doncaster Pubwatch collaborates with Safe Haven project

Nurses on board Doncaster ‘Mad Friday’ bus The Safe Haven bus will be in Doncaster on the next two Friday nights A bus with nurses, a social worker and a mental health worker on board has been parked up in a town centre for Christmas revellers in need of help. The Safe Haven bus will […]

Lancaster Pubwatch ‘Home Safe’ Scheme Launched

  Lancaster Pub Watch has launched a scheme called Home Safe this December to try to ensure everyone who heads into town this Christmas is also able to get themselves home safely. A great initiative supported by local licencees, it’s being run in conjunction with the Police, Lancaster Royal Infirmary A&E, local security company FGH […]