‘Party toon’ under threat from licence deadline

Party’s over: Newcastle’s reputation could suffer if licensees miss deadline

New licensing laws say traders must apply by 6 August or be subject to bureaucratic ordeal BY mark shepherd Newcastle’s status as one of Britain’s top party destinations is under threat because traders have not heeded changes to the licensing laws, claims the city council.

This is premium content

You must be logged in to view premium stories.

Gated access promo

Subscribe for full access

Take out a print and online or online only subscription and you will get immediate access to:

  • Breaking industry news as it happens
  • Expert analysis and comment from industry leaders
  • Unlimited access to all stories, including premium content
  • Full access to all our online archive

To get access to premium content subscribe today

Alternatively REGISTER for a free trial to access up to 4 articles and sign up for email alerts

If you are already a registered user or a subscriber you can SIGN IN now