Delena is obviously one of the lesser lights at his Ditcheat yard but the seven-year-old can strike in the Licensed Victuallers
Mares Only Maiden Hurdle at Taunton.
The Federation of Licensed Victuallers
chief executive Tony Payne said many tenants were on shared arrangements for machine income.
Kash Hayer, owner of The Lounge and The Diplomat, and president of the Licensed Victuallers
' Association, was delighted with the honour.
It was the chain of office of the charity fundraising women's section of the Merthyr Licensed Victuallers
' Association and has great sentimental value.
John Hudson, of the Federation of Licensed Victuallers
, said last night he did not believe landlords would be so short-sighted as to ignore the deadline.
Tony Houlihan, Merseyside spokesman for the Licensed Victuallers
Association, said publicans are being 'driven to the wall'.
All public-houses were suffering from the high cost of purchases owing to the onerous rate of duty on their commodities, Mr W A Jenns, presiding, said at the quarterly meeting of the West Midlands District of the Licensed Victuallers
' Defence League in Birmingham yesterday.
AS a former publican, I can clearly remember our union, the Licensed Victuallers
Association, fighting with councils over the proliferation of drink licences.
She had to take a hammer and smash a bottle filled with around pounds 500 by customers in aid of the Licensed Victuallers
' Schools Charity.
Among those calling on action from the Government is Tony Payne, chief executive of the Licensed Victuallers
The chairman of Cardiff Licensed Victuallers
' Association, Mr Wilfred Procter, landlord of the New Inn, Caerphilly Road, said, 'It is difficult enough to tell their sex sometimes, let alone their age.
Tony Payne, head of the Federation of Licensed Victuallers
' Associations, said: "Our survey found that a total ban would mean 35 per cent of our members would have to close their pubs and 97 per cent would be forced to lay off staff.